Remembering Joan Pape, BA 1965

Joan Pape

One of my favorite backstage stories that Joan Pape used to tell, always to my and whoever was around’s amusement, was about a time she was doing a perfectly dreadful “avant-garde” play that was, if possible, even more confusing for the audience than for the actors. Whatever it was meant to be had never revealed […]

Meet Distinguished Alumni Award recipient Sally Scholz

Sally Scholz

This week we will recognize the five Purdue College of Liberal Arts graduates who were recognized with the 2019 Distinguished Alumni Award on Friday, March 22. Today’s recipient is Sally J. Scholz (MA 1991, Ph.D. 1993, Philosophy), who serves as department chair and professor of philosophy at Villanova University. Scholz’s research – including books on […]

Meet Distinguished Alumni Award recipient Robert Heiber

Robert Heiber

This week we will recognize the five Purdue College of Liberal Arts graduates who were recognized with the 2019 Distinguished Alumni Award on Friday, March 22. Today’s recipient is Robert Heiber (BA 1973, Communication), president of The Rick Chace Foundation, whose mission is “to break the silence on the history, art, and technology” of motion […]