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December 5, 2012
Zach Dreyer, '09
Graduate teaches agriculture lessons in Cameroon through the Peace Corps
Zach Dreyer, ’09, is having an adventurous time working as a Peace Corps volunteer in Kumba, Cameroon.
December 4, 2012
Howard Lee, C'07
SPCS and Alumni Association President Celebrate 50th
Alumni Association President Howard Lee, C‘07, explains how SPCS helped him accomplish his education and career goals by reminding him that “it is never too late to be what you might have been.”
December 3, 2012
Sherzel Smith, '13
Burhans Civic Fellow studies the effect of culture on health care
Get the buy-in of the village chief before promoting your health care agenda to the villagers, says Sherzel Smith, '13, of her experience working in Ghana this summer.
November 30, 2012
Hannah Jacobsen, '15
Experiences abroad open doors for international studies student
For Hannah Jacobsen, ’15, the best way to achieve a global perspective is by becoming fully immersed in local cultures and languages while traveling abroad.
November 29, 2012
President Ayers begins national dialogue on emancipation
University President Edward L. Ayers moderates a national conversation about the uncertainty of the Emancipation Proclamation’s issuance.
Erik Lampmann, '14
Junior combines academics and advocacy
Working towards social justice and equality led Erik Lampmann, '14, to found a policy organization on campus which helped him combine academic interests with advocacy for the issues important to him.
November 28, 2012
Leslie Crudele, '12 and C'14
Master of Liberal Arts degree offers opportunity to remain engaged as a UR student
After graduating early from the School of Arts and Sciences, Leslie Crudele, ‘12 and C‘14, decided to remain part of the University community by pursuing a master’s degree through the School of Professional and Continuing Studies.
CUIBE Case Competition
Four students compete against leading business schools in case study competition
Robins School of Business students travel to Boston for a whirlwind 24-hour experience.
Kassie Pollard, '13
Student uses scoliosis diagnosis to benefit other young women
One student is taking a challenge she faced to help restore confidence in others like her.