more than a life-threatening illness, transplant surgery and a fifth year of college to make up for lost time to put the brakes on Kevin Jordan’s dream of playing professional baseball. The Atlanta Braves cap on his head, with its distinctive red “A” logo, hits such a notion out of the park. In the inspirational […]
Stories Tagged: Cherin C. Poovey (P ’08)
January 26, 2015
January 22, 2015
Librarian Hu Womack (’90, MBA ’00), recipient of the University’s 2015 Martin Luther King Jr. Building the Dream award, has “good days and great days.”
November 24, 2014
The Deacon meets The Dragon in Joy Liu’s (MSA ’14) creative illustration.
November 10, 2014
Dance on the diamond: Allison Orr (’93) collaborates with female baseball players in Japan to choreograph ‘Play Ball Kyoto.’
November 3, 2014
Ashley Brown Armistead (’91) founded Let Me Run, a wellbeing program that inspires boys to be themselves, to build healthy relationships and to live an active lifestyle.
September 22, 2014
on’t gasp when you hear that Ted Gellar-Goad teaches naked. The young Latin scholar is always appropriately clothed in suit and tie. It’s his teaching style that bares all in a classroom stripped of laptops and other electronic devices, leaving students and teacher exposed to face-to-face learning. Videos? No. Skits based on Roman plays featuring […]
August 5, 2014
Handmade pottery by Jane Patton Williams (MAEd ’76) brings food for the soul to campus dining hall.
July 23, 2014
His family’s vision, says Kevin Shorter (MBA ’06), is to keep orphaned Asian girls off the street and out of the sex trade.
June 12, 2014
Former soccer player Kate T. Parker (’98) is a mother and photographer whose new project shows young girls’ strength, power and confidence.
June 3, 2014
Bread that doesn’t rise. Gravy that won’t thicken. Scrambled eggs that stick to the pan. Most home cooks have been there. In our quest to determine what went wrong we questioned the recipe, the quality of our ingredients, the oven or even the weather. But often what leads us down the path to burnt cookies […]