Alumni

  • Research leads to creation of theatrical production

    Apr 8, 2016

    The Cornell College Department of Theatre is proud to present “Those that Fall”—a story of love and loss in a town gripped by fear.

  • Small-Thomas Lecture: Theology with a political twist

    Mar 24, 2016

    Author and political theologian Ward Holder ’85 will present “Capturing the Presidency and Losing One’s Soul: Elections, Christianity and Realpolitik” on March 30 as the Small-Thomas Lecturer.

  • Steven Anderson ’75 is Trade Association CEO of Year

    Feb 24, 2016

    National Association of Chain Drug Stores president and CEO Steven C. Anderson ’75 has been selected as the 2016 Trade Association CEO of the Year.

  • Cornell elects 3 trustees

    Feb 19, 2016

    The Cornell College Board of Trustees has elected three new members, effective immediately. Joining the board are Albert “Bert” Cornelison, Peter Morris, and Scott Simmer ’73.

  • Irish musical combines campus, community

    Feb 3, 2016

    The Cornell College Theatre Department will present the award-winning musical comedy “A Man of No Importance” Feb. 19-27 in Kimmel Theatre. Directed by Jim Van Valen with musical direction by Julia Andrews West, the production celebrates the power of theatre and the love of community by highlighting community members and Cornell alumni.

  • Theatre Department hosting 5 guest artists

    Jan 29, 2016

    Cornell College’s Theatre Department is hosting three guest artists who are teaching courses during Blocks 5 and 6, as well as two members of a New York acting troupe in residence for a week during Block 7.

  • Buddhist scholar Simmer-Brown ’68 appears Jan. 26-27

    Jan 20, 2016

    Judith Simmer-Brown ’68, distinguished Buddhism scholar and author, will visit Cornell College Jan. 26 and 27 to lead meditation and give a lecture.

  • TCR play festival features numerous Cornellians

    Jan 19, 2016

    Cornell College alumni, faculty, staff, and a student will be represented during Theatre Cedar Rapids’ sixth annual Underground New Play Festival, which runs Jan. 22 through Feb. 7.

  • Alumna pursuing history career in collections

    Jan 19, 2016

    Stephanie Lampkin ’08, collections manager for the Chemical Heritage Foundation, is mentioned in an article about the foundation’s acquisition of the SPEX Fluorolog Spectrometer, the instrument that led to the use of resonance light scattering to explore the world of supramolecular chemistry.

  • Clint Parry ’09 named a Legoland master builder

    Jan 12, 2016

    Clint Parry ’09 was named the master model builder for Legoland Discovery Center Michigan after winning a LEGO Brick-building competition and job interview on Jan. 10.

  • Quehl-Engel ’89 to receive ‘Neighbor’ Award

    Jan 12, 2016

    Cornell College Chaplain Catherine Quehl-Engel ’89 has been chosen to receive the 2016 Percy and Lileah Harris “Who is My Neighbor” Award.

  • Write-in candidate Johnson Pendleton ’87 visits Jan. 14

    Jan 11, 2016

    U.S. presidential write-in candidate and Cornell College alumna Cathy Johnson Pendleton ’87 will speak at Cornell at 3 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 14, in Shaw Lounge of the Thomas Commons. The Town Meeting event is open to the public and is part of a presidential candidates visit series.

  • Alumna founds boutique focused on LGBT community

    Jan 7, 2016

    In August 2014 Jeanna Kadlec ’10 was sitting on her porch with a friend when she shared an idea—starting a lingerie boutique to serve the LGBT community.

  • Alumnus named Liberia’s peace ambassador

    Dec 10, 2015

    The Rev. William Tolbert III ’77 has been named Peace Ambassador for Liberia and released a statement in late November calling for healing for the African nation.

  • Duane Carlson ’55, 2015 Leadership and Service Award

    Oct 28, 2015

    Duane Carlson ’55, 2015 Leadership and Service Award