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Astrida Orle Tantillo

Message from the Dean

Anticipating a year of innovation and achievement across the humanities, natural science, and social science disciplines.

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Mission-driven Strategist

Alumnus Roger Germann merges business and belief to benefit the region.

Barbara Risman

For the Public Good

Sociology head Barbara Risman talks about her department—where research is committed to the social good.

Christopher Phillips

Building Community at LAS

Christopher Phillips, LAS’s new alumni relations director, wants to build community across the disciplines—and the generations.

Caitlin McDonald

1,000 Passions, 1 Place

New alumna Caitlin McDonald has bankrolled a myriad of internships into a dream career.

Dwayne Johnson-Cochran

Reaching for the Stars

Alumnus Dwayne Johnson-Cochran, geologist-turned-moviemaker, has found his passion.

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Cosmic Matters

Alumna Tiziana Vistarini explores the physical universe through a philosophical lens.

Kellen Marshall

Environmental Endeavors

PhD candidate Kellen Marshall combines scientific rigor and activist passion.

Emanuel Pollack

Legend and Legacy

How Emanuel Pollack helped grow the liberal arts and sciences experience for undergraduates.

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The World through a Humanist Lens

Meet the 2014-15 Fellows of the Institute for the Humanities.

Judith Gardiner

Voices of the College: Faculty Notes

Briefs on the achievements of LAS faculty.

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LAS Library

New book publications by faculty of the College.

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Celebrating LAS

Freshmen take a Selfie-with-Sparky, collect swag, and get advice at the Dean's welcome reception—see the slideshow. Plus, Save the Dates.

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Connect With Us!

Want to be part of building the LAS community? Here’s how.

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Opening Minds & Opening Doors

A liberal arts and sciences education is the best foundation for a bright future. When you give to LAS you participate in opening minds and opening doors, helping students achieve their goals and reach their potential.