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Among the 1,985 former students and faculty members featured on our Gies College of Business-powered website: Bucknell University Professor Michelle Johnson, who earned her Ph.D. in anthropology while studying at the side of her mentor.
Catching up with the Class of 2011’s JACLYN VINSON, executive director of the Housing Authority of the City of Danville
Among the 1,980 former students and faculty members featured on our Gies College of Business-powered website: two-degree grad Doug Litteken, now a Houston-based structural engineer for NASA.
In our weekly feature spotlighting area religious leaders, staff writer Alexandria Kobryn chats with the Rev. Rickey Parks, pastor at Pilgrim Missionary Baptist Church, who will receive the Doris Hoskins Prestigious Community Service Award at today’s Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Countywide Celebration.
Among the 1,979 former students and faculty members featured on our Gies College of Business-powered website: Class of 1988 grad Bill Nagel, who in 2018 was named publisher of the San Francisco Chronicle, succeeding another Illinois grad (2017 Editor & Publisher Publisher of the Year Jeff Johnson).
Now featured at our Gies College of Business-sponsored ‘UI at 150 & Beyond’ website: 1960s Illinois undergrad and 2003 Danville High Wall of Famer Irving Azoff, who we learned Wednesday is four months away from another impressive induction — into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
Among the 1,979 former students and faculty members featured on our Gies College of Business-powered website: two-degree grad, Indianapolis law partner and Champaign native Stacy Walton Long, an alumna of Booker T. Washington Elementary, Franklin Middle School and Centennial High.