From November 19 until November 22, 2016, seven Sewanee students attended the American Model United Nations (AMUN) Conference in Chicago. They were Ben Barton, Kipling Klimas, Luke Peglau, Daniela Cubillo, Trever McNeal, Joe Randazzo, and Liz Arza.
On November 1, 2016, Dr. Amy Patterson, Professor of Politics at The University of the South, presented her research at the Royal Society of Medicine in London. The Society, which was established by Royal Charter in 1905, is composed of over a dozen medical specialty colleges. Patterson was invited to speak to the annual conference of the Royal College of Pathologists, during the College’s meeting on the theme “Pathology Is Global.”
Stephanie Loria, C’11, an ecology and biodiversity major at Sewanee, is one of five Ph.D. recipients of the prestigious Richard Gilder Graduate School at the American Museum of Natural History (AMNH) in New York City.
Each year, IES Abroad, the leading not-for-profit study abroad organization, recognizes a study abroad professional with the Lifetime Achievement Award. This year’s award went to Sewanee’s Larry Jones, who retired last spring after more than 20 years of directing the global education program at the University.