Arts & Culture

Illustration of boy wearing red hoodie

Out in the Heartland

It was Thanksgiving when Sheldon Raisor, BS’10, came out to his parents as gay. They didn’t take the news well. If he wanted to…

Illustration of Yoshito Kawahara

Surviving Heart Mountain

Following the attack on Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941, Yoshito Kawahara, PhD’79, and his family—because they were of Japanese descent—were forced from their…

Jean jacket adorned with buttons

Button Businesswoman

The first button Christen Carter, BA’94, ever bought was a yellow one-inch pin with an illustration of Snoopy and Woodstock on a unicycle. She…