April 19, 2015

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Alumni Spotlight: Persistence Opens Door to Big League Broadcasting

The 2015 Major League Baseball season officially begins this coming weekend—and Principia alum Aaron Goldsmith (US’02, C’06) can hardly wait! He is second in command in the radio broadcast booth … Read more

Ziauddin Yousafzai Urges Standing for Honor

“People tend to think that someone else should stand for dignity and honor, but it is everyone’s responsibility,” Ziauddin Yousafzai told his Cox Auditorium audience last week. Knowing that he … Read more

Alumni Spotlight: Jonathan Gibbs Wins Academy Award for Animation

What could be easier or more natural than leaves blowing in the wind? That’s the problem, actually. Getting animated objects to move naturally isn’t easy! But Jonathan Gibbs (US’90, C’94) … Read more

Public Affairs Conference Focuses on Social Entrepreneurship Photo by Annika Erickson

Public Affairs Conference Focuses on Social Entrepreneurship

“Far and away the best prize that life offers is the chance to work hard at work worth doing,” said President Theodore Roosevelt in a 1903 speech in New York. Stephanie Finigan, director of operations for Prosperity Catalyst, a nonprofit organization that helps women in Haiti and Iraq, shared this quote at the Public Affairs Conference … Read more

Dance Production Debuts Work by Acclaimed Choreographer

Dance Production Debuts Work by Acclaimed Choreographer

Principia College’s Department of Theatre and Dance will present its annual Dance Production this evening through Saturday, April 4, in Cox Auditorium, nightly at 8 p.m. and 2 p.m. on Saturday. This year’s Dance Production will debut CHINBOBLESS, choreographed by former American Ballet Theatre (ABT) dancer John Gardner with former ABT prima ballerina Amanda McKerrow … Read more

President’s Update: Campuses Spring into Action

President’s Update: Campuses Spring into Action

Spring break is in the rearview mirror—and that always means graduation will be here before we know it. As the tree and flower buds burst open, our campuses are blossoming with activity in every direction as well. The School’s production of Bye Bye Birdie starts this evening and runs through Saturday. Tickets are still available Read more