Spring 2017 Issue, Social Justice

On the cover: Original art by Katie Crawford '09, creative director

Spring 2017: Social Justice

At a time of significant and rapid change in our country and in the world


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Table of Contents

Letter from the President 


Teaching it Forward
Alumni support and a tutoring program is making a huge difference.

An Inspirational Year
Life took an unusual turn for Liz Canterna Douglass leading to her university gift.

Stop the Violence
The Social Justice Institutes launch at Carlow.

Sharing Their Tragedies
The motives to stop gun violence are personal for two students.

What Drives You?
Two leaders in Pittsburgh, Justin Mazzei '06 and Howard Slaughter '93, share a calling from within. 

Now We're Cooking
Chemistry majors take experiments into new territory: the kitchen.

A Deeper Dive
Student gain career readiness through courses that integrate justice, mercy, and critical exploration.

Finding Their Voice
Jennifer Roth, PhD, shares her passions beyond cognitive neuroscience.

Carlow is in the Family
Alumni and their children share a common bond for life.

Student Spotlight: Anastasia White
Student looks forward to a studying in Bangalore, India.

3333 Fifth

News and Notes
See Carlow's first male player to score 1,000 points.

Research highlights


The 2017 Softball Season in Review
The Celtics gave it their all.

Run with a Passion
Larissa Kijowski will join Carlow's inaugural track and field team.

In Search of Social Justice

Places and Spaces
Freedom Corner

Noted and Quoted
"I don't know how he did it, but I want to learn."

Class Notes 
Alumni Activities
Births, Marriages, In Memoriam

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