Kras has won two separate awards: a Fulbright and a residency at Disquiet International Literary Program in Lisbon, Portugal. The winning play, Reticence, was also a winner of the A.E. Hotchner Playwriting Competition.
Vicki Eaklor, professor of History at Alfred University who received her PhD in History from WU in 1982, is one of 10 historians nationally selected for the editorial board of the new magazine of the Organization of American Historians.
Ashley Maher, who begins a three-year junior research fellowship at Oxford University this fall, combined her interests in architecture and literature while writing her dissertation at Washington University.
Joshua Reece, assistant professor of biology at Valdosta State University, recently led students on an excursion along the Georgia and Florida coasts weeks examining various ecosystems.