I Would Run 100 Miles: Dr. Michael Thomas’s Ultramarathon

By Lyndee Johns Assistant teaching professor Dr. Michael Thomas will run 50 miles and he will run 50 more, just to be the man who ran 100 miles. All under 48 hours. On February 14–15, 2020, Thomas participated in the Jackpot Ultrarunning Festival in Las Vegas. The Festival offers timed races (runners run/walk as farContinue reading “I Would Run 100 Miles: Dr. Michael Thomas’s Ultramarathon”

Christina Rickenbach Represents CON at 3-Minute Thesis Competition

Graduate student Christina Rickenbach composes herself before presenting her thesis on stage. By Quincey Taylor The ability to present your ideas succinctly in a way that makes sense is an essential skill for graduate students. They need to be able to clearly convey the importance of their theses in order to gain support and funding.Continue reading “Christina Rickenbach Represents CON at 3-Minute Thesis Competition”