2014 Spring Echoes Cover  

On the Cover

Robert L. Wilkins, a 1986 chemical engineering alumnus, uses his engineering background to make decisions on technical issues as a new judge of the influential U.S. Court of Appeals for the Washington, D.C., Circuit. He was approved by the U.S. Senate in January after being nominated by President Barack Obama last year. Wilkins' profile as an Alumni Trailblazer is featured inside this issue. (Photo by Doug Kapustin)


Alumni News

Feature Section: The High Cost of Higher Education

Campus News



PUBLICATION CREDITS  _______________________________________________________________

Vice President for Communications and Marketing: Mary G. Barr
Vice President for Institutional Advancement: Rickey N. McCurry
Alumni Association President: Dan Wolodkiewicz, Class of 1982
Office of Alumni Affairs: James A. Bertoli, Executive Director; Lauren L. Jackson, Associate Director; Kristen Latta (AB, 2011), Graduate Assistant; and Bretta Schriner, Administrative Assistant
Office of Communications and Marketing:  Hyung-Jung Chang, Graphic Designer; Terri Hughes-Lazzell, Senior Marketing Manager; Michael Kratage-Dixon, Marketing Manager; Dale Long, Executive Editor ande Director of Media Relations; Greg McMullen, Web Manager; Traci Nelson-Albertson, Brand Manager; Alia Shuck, Communications and Office Coordinator; Julie Tuttle Davis, Senior Director of Interactive Marketing; and Steve Voltmer, Web Manager

Office of Institutional Advancement: Chris Aimone, Director of Planned Giving; Dawn Allee, Database Specialist; Hugh Baker, Regional Advancement Director; Dick Boyce, Senior Director of Development; Tammy Schaffer, Director of Donor Relations and Executive Assistant to the Board of Trustees; Kathy Cooper, Administrative Assistant in Development; Jason Scott Embry, Executive Director of Development; Grace Findley, Director of Major Gifts; Felisa Javier-Holt, Manager of Prospect Research and Tracking; Jennifer Kenzor, Annual Fund Coordinator; Jennifer Lawrence, Director of Foundation Relations; Danielle Merkel, Executive Director of Advancement Services; Alan Morrison, Special Projects Gift Officer; Amber Parkey, Manager of Gift Accounting; Camille Wallace, Speical Events Manager and Planned Giving Assistant; and Brandon Zollner, Director of Corporate Relations


Issue Editor: Dale Long
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Contributing Writers/Designers: Herb Bailey, Steve Kaelble, Carolyn Duffy Marsan, Michael Kratage-Dixon, Dale Long, and Alia Shuck
Photographers: Alcoa Warrick Operations, Joseph Eddins Jr., Zach Ernst, Amy Foltz, Gene Ford/Indiana University Health, John Gardner, Ice Miller LLP, Doug Kapustin, Sara Knight, Dale Long, Terry Miller, Chris Minnick, Nathan Montgomery, Royce Photography, Shawn Spence, Jack Thompson/AP-Shell Eco-marathon, Steve Voltmer, and Justin Wallace

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