Prof Hermann Kurthen, Sociology, atop of the Thorong-La Pass in Nepal (17769 ft) with Tibetan prayer flags. “Climbing Thorong-La was the high point of a 3-week Annapurna Circuit trekking adventure I took with my wife Kay M. Losey (Writing).”
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CLAS is pleased to announce our Winter 2013 Commencement Marshals: Associate Professor Danielle Leek (School of Communications) and Assistant Professor Dwayne Tunstall (Philosophy). Professor Leek is the recent recipient of the award for mentorsh