Class Notes

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David Wallace - Class of 1973

Published: Friday, June 4, 2021 - 11:52am

David W. Wallace (M.A., ’77 Ph.D.), Macon, Ga., wrote his first novel, Paradis Rue, which follows a young woman who models for French Impressionist...

Lindsay Pope - Class of 2019

Published: Friday, June 4, 2021 - 11:49am

Lindsay Pope (D.M.A.), Williamsburg, Mass., won the Julius Herford Dissertation Prize for outstanding doctoral terminal research project in choral...

Libby Daniels - Class of 1982

Published: Friday, June 4, 2021 - 11:47am

Libby Daniels, Red Oak, was named chief of communications for Dallas ISD, where she has worked since 2008 in positions that include acting chief and...

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John Poch - Class of 2000

Published: Friday, June 4, 2021 - 11:39am

(Ph.D.), Lubbock, has published the book, Gracious: Poems of the 21st Century South, in which he selected poetry from Southern writers in the last...

Clarissa Redwine - Class of 2020

Published: Friday, June 4, 2021 - 11:33am

Clarissa Redwine, New York City, has produced a podcast about the first tech union in U.S. history, Kickstarter United. The project was part of her...

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Melanie Marsh - Class of 1991

Published: Friday, May 21, 2021 - 8:41am

Melanie Marsh, Greenville, was selected as a Distinguished Educator by the Lone Oak ISD Education Foundation and was honored with a Lifetime of...

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Randy Pruett - Class of 1977

Published: Friday, May 21, 2021 - 8:38am

Irving, was promoted to senior vice president and account manager at Cooksey Communications, leading Cooksey’s accounts teams that serve businesses...

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Deborah Keen - Class of 1999

Published: Friday, May 21, 2021 - 8:36am

Deborah Keen, Plano, won the American Lawyers Alliance Teacher of the Year Award at the national level for her passion and innovation in law...

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Ester Flores - Class of 2008

Published: Friday, May 21, 2021 - 8:33am

Ester Flores, Dallas, was named a 2020 Rising Star by The Bond Buyer, a leading municipal finance publication. She has worked for more than a decade...

Michelle Folta - Class of 2012

Published: Friday, May 21, 2021 - 8:31am

Michelle Folta (M.M. ’15 Ph.D.), Columbus, Ohio, was one of 10 finalists for the Grammy Music Educator Award, given by the Recording Academy and...