Melissa Deckman, chair of the Department of Political Science, talks with Orlando Crowcroft of the International Business Times UK podcast “In the Field” about America’s reaction in the weeks since Donald Trump was elected president. She says diehard Democrats are still in shock at what has happened, while even Republicans who had been against Trump are now backing him because of the opportunities they have with a Republican in office. She also discusses Trump’s cabinet picks, and the surge in hate speech and the voice of white nationalists.
Sitting in a bar after a charity ride in Austin, Texas, Dr. Matt King ’98 and his brothers came up with a crazy idea. Why not take cancer survivors to climb Mount Kilimanjaro?