Still Working From Home?


Perri Helms Kersh (’92, MAEd ’94) can bring order into the messiest WFH spaces.

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Iron Will


The late Martha Mason (’60), who lived six decades in an iron lung, and an alumna filmmaker inspire a Deacon mother and her retirement friends.

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Saving the 'Impossible City'


As the waters rose in Venice and a pandemic followed, Melissa Conn (’87) went to work to preserve the past and ensure the future of her adopted Italian home.

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National Treasures


Ryan Ramsey (’03), chief of staff for the Librarian of Congress, shares some of his favorite objects from the vast collections of the world's largest library.

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Watching the Clock


Professor of Philosophy Adrian Bardon explains why the pandemic plays havoc with our sense of time and why time is so hard to understand

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Portraits of Pro Humanitate


by Maria Henson (’82), Kerry M. King (’85) and Carol L. Hanner

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