Alumni

Adam Borneman

Adam published the book The Social and Political Dimensions of John Williamson Nevin’s Theology of Incarnation.

Aaron Carr

Classics and religion double major Aaron Carr '12 is a student at Emory University’s Candler School of Theology. His 2012 sermon on the topic of "Foundations," presented at the National Festival of Young Preachers in Louisville, Ky., was included in the book Uncommon Sense: Jesus and the Renewal of the World (Chalice Press.) He is one of six members of the Academy of Preachers’ national Gospel Catalyst Network leadership team. 

Marvin Leathers

Marvin Leathers '04, a double major in classics and biochemistry, is a Ph.D. candidate in neuroscience and a Mellon Fellow at the University of Pittsburgh. He is the first author of an article that is receiving considerable attention in the neurological science world–“In Monkeys Making Value-Based Decisions, LIP Neurons Encode Cue Salience and Not Action Value,” that appeared in the October 2012 issue of Science.

Jennifer Pharr Davis

Jennifer Pharr Davis

Jennifer Pharr Davis '04 set a new record of 46 days, 11 hours and 20 minutes for an assisted thru-hike of the complete Appalachian trail. Davis also published Called Again: A Story of Love and Triumph and Becoming Odyssa: Epic Adventures on the Appalachian Trail, the chronicle of her record-setting 2008 hike of the trail. She also is the author of numerous magazine articles and the hiking guides Five-Star Trails: Asheville: Your Guide to the Area's Most Beautiful Hikes, Best Easy Day Hikes Charlotte and Best Hikes Near Charlotte. She continues to hike, guide and speak through Blue Ridge Hiking Company, which she founded in 2005.

Michael Taunton

Michael Taunton '10 and Alan T. Halbrooks published The Caffeinated Gospel: Traditional Christianity With a Bold, Modern Flavor.