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Slow and steady

It’s week three in my wellness quest, and I generally have positive thoughts about my journey so far. My cover story for the April 14 issue of Athenaeum has been written and, needless to say, this has been the most hands-on research I’ve done for an article in a while. Here’s the great part: I more »

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What’s this wellness thing about, anyway?

Truth be told, I’m just an average Joe. Like so many of you, I’m in decent shape. I’m not overweight, my body mass index is within range and a recent physical and stress test proved that I’m generally healthy. But, as I get older, I have realized that the pounds aren’t melting away like they more »

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Athenaeum goes inside the world of ROTC

The next issue of RIT’s Athenaeum newsletter, which comes out Feb. 17, features a cover story dedicated to RIT’s Reserve Officers Training Program, more commonly known as ROTC. I wrote this story and really enjoyed the time I spent getting to know the students and staff who have made the decision to earn a degree more »

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A work of art

When the October/November edition of RIT’s Athenaeum hits stands later today, I’m hoping our readers will pause to examine the cover artwork. This issue’s cover story features the evolution of RIT’s bicultural campus—specifically, our deaf and hard-of-hearing community living and working in a unique environment with hearing community members. Early discussions with Athenaeum’s graphic designer more »

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Cover girls

I know you’ve heard this one before, but I really love the March-April edition of Athenaeum. Well, to be honest, I really love the cover of the March-April issue of Athenaeum. Don’t get me wrong, the inside is great, too. But what could be better than a cover shot of the RIT women’s hockey team more »

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Athenaeum #3: Innovation, global awareness and ‘green’ beer

It’s hard to believe that we’ve published our third issue of Athenaeum. A few short months ago, our team gathered in our conference room to discuss this new venture, and today, I’m amazed at the level of commitment and dedication that goes into creating this potentially award-winning news magazine. Today, look for those empty newsstands more »

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