Markus Rogan ’14 (Los Angeles, MA Clinical Psych.) gave a lecture on “maximum performance under stress” at the Castle Leopoldskron in Salzburg, Austria in May 2018, on what successful athletes and experienced managers have in common, and how to recognize, understand and benefit from stress. Markus is a psychotherapist and researcher in LA, and a two-time Olympic silver medalist and former world record holder in the 200 meter backstroke.
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.