My Quarantine Story: Brandon Watson

Brandon Watson

Editor’s note: More than 70 students in the Cornerstone Integrated Liberal Arts program submitted entries into the “My Quarantine Story” contest this spring. This essay by Brandon Watson was selected as the first-place winner. In my isolation, I have found that reading helps to pass the time as the days become increasingly blended together. Though I […]

My Quarantine Story: Margaret Hutchinson

Margaret Hutchinson

Editor’s note: More than 70 students in the Cornerstone Integrated Liberal Arts program submitted entries into the “My Quarantine Story” contest this spring. This essay by Margaret Hutchinson was selected as the second-place winner. Faith- humanity’s unlimited source of strength. In this time of turbulence, it is one of the few things that gets fully stocked […]

Meet Murphy Award winner Yvonne Pitts

Yvonne Pitts

Meet Yvonne Pitts, one of two College of Liberal Arts professors who won the 2019 Charles B. Murphy Award, Purdue’s highest undergraduate teaching honor. Here the associate professor of history shares her thoughts on teaching with THiNK Magazine: Q: Do you remember when you decided to become a teacher and what motivated that interest? A: […]