PAGS Graduates in the Media

The Colbert Report

Michael Shellenberger graduated from Earlham with a major in Peace in Global Studies in 1993 and appeared on the Colbert Report on January 28th, 2013. He was interviewed as a Co-founder of The Breakthrough Institute and discussed his work on global energy consumption and nuclear power.


Mara Vanderslice graduated from Earlham in 1997, also with a PAGS major, and was interviewed on the Colbert Report on March 5, 2007 about her work with the intersections of faith and politics.

 

CNN I-Report

Jamie Utt's video "Building Consent Culture in Young People" was featured on CNN I-Report on October 8, 2013. Jamie is a 2008 PAGS graduate.

 

CNN Belief Blog

Reverend Rebecca Voelkel's piece "My Take: People of faith must preach love in the face of anti-LGBT hate" was published on CNN's Belief Blog on October 10, 2012. Rebecca is a 1991 PAGS graduate.

 

The New York Times

Tory Johnson's opinion article "Immigrants in Detroit" was published by The New York Times on January 27, 2014. Tory is a 2013 PAGS graduate working for the Friends Committee on National Legislation.

 

The Huffington Post

Jamie Utt’s piece “An Open Letter to the Rapey Frat Brother and the 'How to Get Laid' Generation” was published by The Huffington Post on October 10, 2013.

Reverend Rebecca Voelkel, while working as the Director of Faith Work for the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force, wrote a piece called "LGBT People of Faith at the International AIDS Conference" published by The Huffington Post on July 19, 2012.

 

Everyday Feminism

Jamie Utt is a regular contributor to the online magazine Everyday Feminism, the magazine has published dozens of his articles from November 2012 to the present.

 

The Star (Amman, Jordan) via The Free Library

Dalia Al-Awqati's newspaper article on Jordanian women's citizenship rights, titled "Amended Citizenship Law: Reality or Fiction?", was published in Amman's newspaper The Star on August 21, 2006. Dalia is a 2003 PAGS graduate.

 

ABC.es

Dalia Al-Awqati was interviewed by ABC about the Zaatari refugee camp in Jordan in the piece "Tensa visita de Mary de Dinamarca a un campo de refugiados en Jordania" published by ABC.es on August 25, 2013.

 

YES! Magazine

Dan Mahle, a 2008 PAGS graduate, wrote a very widely read blog post about pornography that originally appeard on Jamie Utt's blog "Change From Within" on February 12, 2014, it was then reposted at The Good Men Project, Everyday Feminism, and YES! Magazine.

 

CBS Philly

Tory Smith, a PAGS 2012 graduate, debated the issue of drones with a United States Colonel on the CBS Philly's local news show Dom Time on May 2, 2013.

 

Real Food Challenge

Carmen Black, a 2011 PAGS graduate, was featured in a video produced through the Real Food Challenge on the effects of industrial agriculture in Iowa. The video was published on October 22, 2013.

 

National Gay and Lesbian Task Force

The National Gay and Lesbian Task Force produced this video featuring Rev. Rebecca Voelkel speaking on Practice Spirit, Do Justice, a national multi-faith gathering of pro-GLBT activists as part of the 23rd National Conference on LGBT Equality: Creating Change.

Rev. Rebecca Voelkel's piece "A Time to Build Up: An Analysis of the No On Proposition 8 Campaign and its Implications for Future Pro-LGBTQQIA Religious Organizing" was published through the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force in 2009.

 

The Center for Lesbian and Gay Studies in Religion and Ministry

Rev. Rebecca Voelkel's speech "LGBT Activism As Ministry" was shared during the 2009 Earl Lectures and Leadership Conference at Pacific School of Religion.

 

Believe Out Loud

Rev. Rebecca Voelkel is featured on Believe Out Loud's video "A Christian Message on LGBT Equality," published on April 24, 2013.

 

The Athens News

Ben Hastil's work with the Corporation for Ohio Appalachian Development has been highlighted in many local Ohio news sources, including The Athens News on March 25, 2012, The Vinton County Courier on July 4, 2012, The Post on April 5, 2012, WOUB Radio and Television on March 11, 2011, and the Logan Daily News on March 8, 2011. Ben is a 2008 PAGS graduate.

 

OtherWords

Emily Swift's Op-Ed "The Men's Club: Only 1% of America's Top Paid CEOs are Women" was published by OtherWords on August 28, 2013. Emily is a 2011 PAGS graduate.

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