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This changes everything.

This changes everything.

$10 million for teaching and learning, enabling students to expand their knowledge and skills outside the classroom. Seniors Joaquin Valdes and Aaron Hermsen launched their bicycle business, Frank’s Fixies, as 2014 participants in the Lorentzen New Venture Hatchery. The competitive summer program provides financial and logistical support to entrepreneurial students. The team says the hatchery helped […]

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Now & Then

Now & Then

Hall Ways The more things change, the more they stay the same. Sixty years after their construction, Drake’s Quad residence halls (Stalnaker, Crawford, Carpenter, and Herriott) have maintained both form and function. These architectural jewels, designed by Eliel and Eero Saarinen, are still home-away-from-home for hundreds of Bulldogs. Renovations have brought the buildings into the […]

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Work of Art

Work of Art

Undeniable passions are colored by rewarding careers in the arts. By Tim Schmitt, GR‘08, ‘10 Justin Montigne spends much of his day at a piano, fingers coaxing out chords and notes across the keyboard. Standing nearby, one of his vocal students focuses on proper form and technique while attempting to match the pitch, timbre, and […]

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Signature Blend

Signature Blend

Out-of-the-ordinary discipline combinations brew full-bodied possibilities. By Jill Brimeyer At age 11, armed with his parents’ Sony Camcorder and digital video editing software, Sam Fathallah created his first video. The storyline was simple, his sisters were the stars, and the fireworks transitions would have make Scorsese cringe. Still, a passion was ignited. In high school, […]

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Bulldog Jumble

[Just for Fun] If you want to try the Jumble, download the puzzle. If you have already given it a shot, the answers are here.  

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Music as Sustenance

Music as Sustenance

Feeding transformation with song. Hear Pablo perform in the Patty and Fred Turner Jazz Center, 9/30/2015. Since before he can remember, music has been a part of Pablo Valladares’ life. His mother was a choir director, his father a pianist. At the age of four, Valladares began playing the piano, learning first the major scales […]

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