WJI Buzz - Awls, Cupp, Meinch, Pearcey

Aug 14, 2012

Janelle L. (Plummer) Awls (‘05) blogs about public policy issues including healthcare, education, and politics. Click here to view her blog. Awls served as editor of the WJI Times Observer in 2008. When not blogging or freelancing, she enjoys spending time with her husband, Troy and newborn daughter, Taylor Jadeyn Awls. Awls has an M.A. from American University in Washington, D.C. You may contact her at newzgyrl06@yahoo.com.

SE Cupp (guest speaker ‘10) is co-host of a new show called The Cycle on MSNBC every day at 3 p.m. EST. Cupp is New York Daily News columnist, a contributor to The Blaze, and author of Losing Our Religion: Why the Liberal Media Want to Tell You What to Think, Where to Pray, and How to Live. Follow her on Twitter at twitter.com/secupp.

Timothy Meinch (‘10) is a reporter for The Des Moines Register and the Altoona Herald-Index. His blog includes breaking news and events. Meinch is a graduate of the University of North Carolina-Asheville. He can be reached at tmeinch@gmail.com.

Nancy Pearcey (WJI Francis Schaeffer Scholar and teacher ‘99-07) has accepted a position as professor and scholar in residence at Houston Baptist University, to help launch a new M.A. program in apologetics. Pearcey said, “What makes the program unique is that it will develop what Schaeffer called cultural apologetics, analyzing worldviews as they are disseminated through a culture through art, literature, music, film, and so on.” She can be reached at npearcey@aol.com.

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