Monthly Archives: January 2020

Grant Spotlight: 2nd Cubing Club Competition

January 22, 2020 / Catherine Nicholas / Spotlight - Grants

The MLWGS Foundation proudly supported the Cubing Club’s second World Cube Association (WCA) competition, which was held on January 18, 2020. Over 80 speed-solvers from Virginia, Maryland, and North Carolina tested their skills under supervision from official WCA delegates. Cubing Club officers John Staley, Jacob Lee, Ryland Wilson, Ross George, and Uzair Bhatti organized the […]

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Alumni News Round-Up: Week of January 18, 2020

January 21, 2020 / Catherine Nicholas / Blog

Here’s our round-up of alumni news from the week of January 18, 2020: Jamey Stegmaier (’99)‘s Stonemaier Games announced the next expansion to its hit game Wingspan to help raise money to rescue animals affected by recent wildfires in Australia. Genevieve Siegel-Hawley (’98) spoke to the Richmond Times-Dispatch about her new book, “A Single Garment: […]

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Alumni News Round-Up: Week of January 4, 2020

January 7, 2020 / Catherine Nicholas / Blog

Here’s our round-up of alumni news from the week of January 4, 2020: Emmanuel Pratt (’95) has been named one of the Chicagoans of the Year for 2019. He is the cofounder of the Sweet Water Foundation, a non-profit dedicated to Regenerative Neighborhood Development, and he recently received a MacArthur “genius” grant. Lucy Dacus (’13) […]

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