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Spring 2019 Dean’s List

223 Hendrix College students earn 4.0 GPAs in Spring 2019 semester

Happy Trails, Class of 2019!

Hendrix College celebrates new graduates at 135th Commencement

Hendrix College Class of 2019 List of Graduates

Class of 2019 celebrated at College’s 135th Commencement

Baoua to Serve as Interim Chief Diversity Officer for Hendrix

Associate Dean of Students to act in key senior leadership role

Two Hendrix Students Named Goldwater Scholars

Nicholson and Sanders receive prestigious scholarship

Hendrix Senior Awarded NSF Graduate Research Fellowship

Sarah Glass ’19 becomes third Hendrix undergrad recipient

Kolev Named New Director of Hendrix Odyssey Program

Politics and international relations professor to lead engaged learning initiative

Phi Beta Kappa Initiation 2019

Beta of Arkansas Chapter at Hendrix one of two PBK chapters in Arkansas

Honors Day 2019

Hendrix students recognized for academics, involvement, and service

Hendrix Chemistry Students Present Research in Orlando

American Chemical Society meeting provides professional experience for undergrads

Japan Exchange Teaching Program Selects Six Hendrix Seniors

Students invited to work as assistant language teachers after graduation

Hendrix College to Celebrate Commencement May 11, Present Honorary Degree to David Knight ’71

Executive Vice President and General Counsel of Stephens, Inc. to receive Doctorate of Humane Letters, address graduates

World Labyrinth Day Event Set for May 4 at Hendrix College

Author Twylla Alexander to facilitate ‘Walk as One at 1’

Three Performances of ‘The Immortal Katie Stewart’ April 18-20

Script by Hendrix alumna brought to life by Hendrix senior for capstone project

Dr. Connie Campbell, 1953-2019

Costumer spent years as visiting assistant professor of theatre arts

Arkansas Academy of Sciences Meeting Hosted by Hendrix

Hendrix students and faculty present research, receive honors

Hendrix Odyssey Program Funding for February 2019 Cycle

More than $107,000 in grants awarded for 31 projects

Sarah Stankiewicz Dailey Featured in April 14 Faculty Voice Recital

Program includes German songs, Dickinson-inspired works by Copland

Murphy Scholars Inducted from the Class of 2022

Students from 20 different majors delve into literature and language at Hendrix

Psi Chi Hendrix Chapter Welcomes New Members

Honor society for psychology students inducts 16 from Hendrix

Hendrix Alumni Association Announces 2019 Award Recipients

Three to be honored at April 6 awards brunch

Bettencourt to Deliver Buthman Lecture March 28

Professor of ecology and evolution to speak on global urbanization

Hendrix Senior Receives a Thomas J. Watson Fellowship

Allison Monroe ’19 to spend a year traveling, researching, volunteering

Hendrix College Signs MOU with Girls Academy in Rwanda

Gashora Girls Academy to send up to two graduates per year to Hendrix

Hendrix College Senior Accepted into Peace Corps

Claire Nissen ’19 to promote community health in Sierra Leone

Hendrix Awards Three New Odyssey Professorships

Professors Whelan, Shutt, and Muse receive support for engaged learning projects

Hendrix Odyssey Professors Highlighted in New Podcast Series

Season 1 of ‘Odcast’ celebrates faculty’s role in engaged learning

Professor Emeritus Dr. A. Bland Crowder, 1941-2019

Retired professor of English remembered for his scholarship, friendship

Clendening Chosen for Global Engagement Scholarship

Award supports international travel for diverse population of college students

McMurray Named Associate Vice President for Development

Interim role becomes permanent for former director of development and foundation relations

Hendrix to host Aging in Arkansas Symposium April 2 in Cooperation with UAMS

Free event in Conway; open to seniors and caregivers

Book Sale at Hendrix College’s Bailey Library March 7-8

Variety of titles available; paperbacks $1, hardbacks $2

Dr. Lucius T. Outlaw Jr. to Present Mellon Lecture at Hendrix

Philosophy professor to speak on socio-political factors influencing philosophical thought

Hendrix Mock Trial Team Qualifies for Opening Round of Championship Series

Group won five ballots in Dallas regional tournament; headed to Memphis in March

Hendrix Players Present ‘Passion Play Part Two’ February 20-23

Second installment of three-part play by Sarah Ruhl

Hendrix Odyssey Provides Opportunity for Future Physicians

Pre-med students interact with hospice patients as part of experiential learning program

Hendrix Professor Hill’s New Book Published

Anthropology professor examines Native and Anthropological views of the past

Siquieros to Deliver Mellon Lecture February 13

Education curator, member of Tohono O’odham Nation visits Hendrix

Hendrix Warriors Get New Look

College reveals new symbol for its athletics programs

Hendrix-Murphy Foundation Adds Staff to Support Program Growth

New staff roles enhance offerings related to study of literature, language

Hendrix Odyssey Program Funding for Fall 2018 Cycle

More than $4 million in grants awarded since program’s inception

Kang to Explore Developments between U.S. & North Korea

January 29 Buthman Lecture at Hendrix College will address state of international relations in 2019

Philip Wharton to Perform at Hendrix College January 24

Renowned composer/violinist to take the stage in Reves Recital Hall

Hendrix Names Director for Windgate Museum of Art

Longtime Mid-America Arts Alliance CEO Mary Kennedy to lead new campus art museum

Mel Gill, Printmaking

Gill, Melissa

Associate Professor of Art

Office: Art Department A
Phone: (501) 505-1562
E-mail: gill@hendrix.edu
Website: www.melgillart.com

Matthew Lopas, Drawing and Painting

Associate Professor of Art

Office: Art Department A102
Phone: (501) 450-1262
E-mail: lopas@hendrix.edu
Website: www.matthewlopas.com

Erik Maakestad, Ceramics and Sculpture

Maakestad, Erik

Associate Professor of Art

Office: Art Department A105
Phone: (501) 450-1264
E-mail: maakestad@hendrix.edu

Dr. Rod Miller, Art History

Miller, Rod

Professor of Art

Department Chair, Art

Office: Art Department A101
Phone: (501) 450-1423
E-mail: miller@hendrix.edu

Maxine Payne, Photography

Maxine Payne

Associate Professor of Art

Office: Art Department A107
Phone: (501) 450-4587
Fax: (501) 450-1473
E-mail: payne@hendrix.edu
Website: www.maxinepayne.com

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