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Damien Short (1998- 2004, PhD)

I joined the University of Essex in 1998 to study for a multidisciplinary Masters in the Theory and Practice of Human Rights. When it came to the end of year dissertation, my appointed supervisor was Jane Hindley from the Department of Sociology. 410 more words


Margot Farnham

On the first day of freshman orientation, I found myself anxiously waiting to see who my OA would be. I had heard stories from my friends about their college orientations; their leaders were energetic and outgoing, the activities were exciting and fun, the food was delicious…but still. 349 more words

Why I Love DG

Alumni Spotlight - Jennifer Kawar, Director, Nonprofit Finance Fund

Jennifer Kawar, Haas BS 82, admits that working for the social sector wasn’t her focus while obtaining her undergraduate degree from Haas and her MBA from Columbia University Graduate School of Business. 546 more words


North Sports Report - August 21, 2014

by Mark North, president of The Fans, Inc

A Community of Fans

After a football jamboree last week, as a team gathered on the high jump area of the track beyond the end zone for the post-game coach talk, the North Sports Report noticed a group gathering just outside the fence and around the track. 690 more words



William R. Brinkley, ’59 and ’61, dean emeritus of the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences and distinguished service professor in the Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology at Baylor College of Medicine, has been named as one of the recipients of the E.B. 1,181 more words

Alumni Look

Alumni Association to offer charter bus to Bama season opener

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — Bama fans looking for a ride to the season opener need to look no further.

The Alabama Alumni Association is chartering a bus to Atlanta for the kick-off game. 56 more words


Great Teachers

This week has been a full one with numerous meetings – large groups and small – classroom preparations, planning dialogues and schedule fine-tuning. In addition, we are privileged to host, Pat Bassett, the former President of NAIS (National Association of Independent Schools) to meet with faculty, staff and Board of Trustees to engage us in being all that we can be as a school. 286 more words