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  • Dr. Ross takes her Spanish class outdoors. 
    The Staying Power of the Humanities

    Why a degree in the humanities is just as important as a degree in STEM.

  • Jennifer Gingrich Christianson ’99
    SU alumna wins merit citation for German teaching

    Jennifer Gingrich Christianson ’99, a German/music grad and current high school German teacher, was one of eight educators to receive the Goethe‐Institut/AATG Certificate of Merit at the recent annual convention of the American Association of Teachers of German (AATG).

  • Megan McCarty ’09
    Megan McCarty ’09, Distinguished Young Alumna

    A gifted cellist, Megan McCarty ’09 distinguished herself as a Southwestern music major by winning the University’s concerto competition, working as special musicological assistant for a series of performances organized through a Mellon Integrated Scholarly Community grant, and becoming the first scholar to recognize the existence of a song cycle by Franz Liszt (1811-1886).

  • Erin Osterhaus, Class of 2009

    Languages led Erin around the world

  • Jones
    Rory Jones, Class of 2012

    History and German major Rory Jones is an English teaching assistant at the Ganztagsschule Friedrichstadt, in Lutherstadt Wittenberg, Germany