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First-Year Albion Students Build Pizza Oven, Fire Up Discussion

Gender, race, class, and food come together in professor Trisha Franzen's hands-on 'Intersectional Pizza' seminar.

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"It's college rankings season, and no one has more of a love-hate relationship with these annual lists than academia -- except maybe parents."

Read What Matters Most About College Isn't 'Rankable' by Adam Weinberg, President of Denison University, available online at the Huffington Post website.

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Susquehanna University

Susquehanna is a nationally recognized residential liberal arts and sciences college in Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania. We offer traditional liberal arts programs and multiple pre-professional options in the School of Arts and Sciences and the Sigmund Weis School of Business.

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By the Numbers

Liberal Arts Colleges Stand Out in National Alumni Study

Graduates of the 130 liberal arts colleges that make up the Annapolis Group are substantially more likely to live on campus for most of their college years than graduates of other types of institutions, according to a 2011 study.

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Great Outcomes

Lewis & Clark alumna receives prestigious medical ethics prize

Susan Willis Tolle B.A. ’73—a Phi Beta Kappa member and former Distinguished Alumna Award winner—has been awarded $50,000 and the MacLean Center Prize in Clinical Ethics for her pioneering work in end-of-life care. The award is the largest in the nation for clinical medical ethics.

Bike and build

Denison University's Lauren Sabo-Crawford ’11 and Dan Crawford ’11 had 4,000 miles of memorable moments as they biked across the country this summer.

Scientific American Hails the Work of Jennifer Doudna '85 as One of 10 "World Changing Ideas"

The work of Pomona's Jennifer Doudna ’85, professor of chemistry and of molecular and cell biology at UC Berkeley, is featured as the first of 10 “World Changing Ideas” in the cover story for the December issue of Scientific American.

Njideka Akunyili Crosby '04 Wins American Art Museum Prize

The Smithsonian American Art Museum has awarded the 2014 James Dicke Contemporary Artist Prize to Swarthmore College's Njideka Akunyili Crosby '04 for her “bold yet intimate” paintings.

Jessica Desmond Trenti ’90 takes the helm in human resources ingenuity for Merck

The Gettysburg College alum maintains the vision of the multinational pharmaceutical giant.

Linda Kinstler ’13 Wins Marshall Scholarship

Linda Kinstler ’13, a managing editor at The New Republic, has received a prestigious Marshall Scholarship to study at the graduate level in the United Kingdom. She plans to pursue two masters degrees, one in in European literature and culture at the University of Cambridge and another in Russian and post-Soviet politics at University College London.

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