Alumni & Campus Stories

Carol Craig

Wing builder: Carol Craig

Sitting at her desk, the writing on the wall is visible every time Carol Craig, ’90 ENG, lifts her head. About 30 feet away, along the office’s main corridor and high enough so it...

Melissa Loebe

Midwestern stalwart

Melissa Luebbe , ’01 LAS, has an energized personality and the schedule to prove it. A packed agenda of back-to-back phone calls one day in late April followed a presentation and media panel at...

Bookworm: Sandy Koropp

It’s true that Prairie Path Books, a Wheaton, Ill., bookstore, was named one of the nation’s top small businesses when it received a Blue Ribbon as part of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Dream...

Red Cross

Behind Enemy Lines

Jill Pitts Knappenberger, ’50 ACES, a native of Bloomington, Ill., was born in Evanston, Ill., in 1918. She attended Stephens Junior College for Women in Columbia, Mo., before enrolling at the University of Illinois...