Amy Climer ’16 (GSLC, PhD) shared insight based on her dissertation research at TEDxAsheville. Her presentation “The Power of Deliberative Creative Teams” highlights the ways in which tapping into collective team creativity leads to innovation. Owner of Climer Consulting, Dr. Climer delivers engaging, experiential training programs that teach people to leverage creativity.
LeVan D. Hawkins ’11 (Antioch Los Angeles, MFA) has been awarded a Pushcart Prize for his essay, “Both Sissies,” which was published in the Chicago Quarterly Review in 2021. “Both Sissies” is selected for reprint in Pushcart Prize XLV11: Best of Small Presses (2023 edition) November 2022.