Set the TiVo – or pull up a chair — for 2 p.m. Saturday, March 5, when Discovery Channel airs an episode of Kidnap and Rescue starring John Benitz, assistant professor, Department of Theatre, College of Performing Arts. Professor Benitz plays Thomas Hargrove, kidnapped for ransom and held for nearly a year before being released, in an episode titled “Proof of Life.” The Discovery Channel program is a docu-drama series providing an inside look at true stories of abduction, rescue and recovery.
Soon you can find Bryn Carlson ’12 sitting atop floats at parades or smiling for the camera at ribbon cuttings with San Francisco officials. As the newly-crowned Miss Golden Gate 2014 she’ll wear the glitzy dresses, the sash, the glimmering crown, and never have a hair out of place. She’ll exemplify the traditional qualities of
A team of students from the Dale E. Fowler School of Law has advanced to the finals of the country’s largest moot court competition, where they will be among the best law school teams in the nation competing for the national title. Jonathan Cayton (J.D. ’14), Jaryn Saritzky (J.D. ’14) and Dallis Warshaw (J.D. ’14)
Theatre alumnus Matthew McCray ’98, an award-winning playwright and actor with multiple stage and television credits, returns to campus this spring as a guest director for the Department of Theatre’s production of Machinal, which opens Thursday, April 10. This is McCray’s first return to campus as a director, and he says he’s enjoying the energy
Last fall artist Micol Hebron thought she was procrastinating, dawdling around and avoiding real work as she paged through back issues of Art Forum magazine. On a whim the assistant professor in the Department of Art counted how many of the pricey full-page advertisements placed in the magazine by prominent galleries promoted male artists vs.