Fall 2005

Why Democracies Work or Wither

James Gibson, professor of political science, reveals the essential elements for developing and maintaining a viable democracy.

The Struggle to End Homelessness

Researchers Carol North, David Pollio, and Edward Spitznagel work tirelessly to understand the causes and possible solutions to one of society's most disturbing problems.

Supplying Advice

Professor Panos Kouvelis emphasized that shifts must be made in today's complex and sophisticated supply chains for businesses to evolve and succeed in the global economy.

Bearers of Peace

Young alumni share their transformative experiences of serving in the Peace Corps.

Working Wonders

The sense of magic created by award-winning artist Judy Pfaff gives audiences an appreciation for her highly complex artworks and not the intensive labor involved in producing them.