Dyson Digital Digest - Spring 2016

7 Stories to Read Now

1. Dean's Message: The Tapestry of Life

Dyson College Dean Nira Herrmann on the vibrant, textured and interconnected nature of a liberal arts education.

 

2. Poet Turned Indie Game Designer

Nina Freeman ’12 is a rising star in the indie game design world, garnering praise for her character-driven, highly relatable story lines.

Forbes Magazine named her one of their 30 Under 30 to watch.

 

3. Smithsonian Acquires Painting by Art Professor

Jane Dickson’s painting, Fred, is purchased by the Smithsonian Institution’s National Portrait Gallery.

 

4. Dyson Supports Billion Oyster Project

Environmental Policy Clinic Students aid in restoring oyster population in the NY Harbor.

 

5. A Super Learning Community

Taking Learning to the Next Level

Offered in 2015, this unique and challenging Learning Community offered freshman the chance to earn 12 credits in one course and make lasting friendships.

 

6. Les Kippel ‘70, Mogul & Deadhead

Founder of Relix, the second longest continuously published rock music magazine in the world.

 

7. Alumni, Faculty, Staff, & Student News

Read about it here.