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Susan Stubbs

Executive Administrative Assistant



Susan Stubbs

Executive Administrative Assistant

Giving Support
  • Image by Sumners Foundation
    New Sumners Scholars Announced

    Four current Southwestern students receive prestigious Hatton W. Sumners Scholarships in 2018.

  • Edward Merritt
    New SU Kinesiology Professor Dr. Edward Merritt’s Research Focuses on Helping Trauma & Burn Victims Regain Muscle Functionality

    When most people think of kinesiology they think of exercise studies or improving athletic performance. But as with most academic disciplines, there are often lesser-known areas that can lead to interesting and rewarding career paths as well.

  • Jacob Schrum
    Hands-on Learning

    Alumnus Jacob Schrum ’06, Assistant Professor of Computer Science, reflects on his time as a student at SU, what it’s like to be on the other side of the desk, and chimes in with his thoughts on Artificial Intelligence. Spoiler alert: we’re not doomed.

  • Light Emitting Diode Technology in theatrical spaces and Energy Conservation are two of the main topics explored by the Heather Hall group.
    Southwestern Goes LED

    As Southwestern University begins to focus on improving its carbon footprint, faculty and students join together to research alternative energy resources and the fast pace technological world of lighting. Using Heather Hall as a research laboratory, the LED group is slowly developing a energy conservation plan for theatrical environments on campus and creating a course to further study “going green.”