Sue Bickford ’16 (New England, MS Resource Mgt. & Conservation) is Stewardship Coordinator/GIS Specialist at the Wells National Estuarine Research Reserve in Wells, ME. She is teaching a course for Unity College in Maine called “Drone Technology and the Environment.” Sue is working to bring drone technology into the Reserve System and has worked on several multi-reserve projects including creating a Reserve UAS roadmap, The Way Forward: Unmanned Aircraft Systems for the National Estuarine Research Reserve System.
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.