WJI Buzz - Aikman, Hawkins, Olasky, Rancatore

Apr 12, 2011

David Aikman (speaker 02) wrote “Perish the Thought,” a book review of The Closing of the Muslim Mind: How Intellectual Suicide Created the Modern Islamist Crisis by Robert R. Reilly in the April 11 issue of the The Weekly Standard. Aikman’s latest book is The Mirage of Peace: Understanding the Never-Ending Conflict in the Middle East. He is Professor of History and Writer in Residence at Patrick Henry College and is author of the WJI monograph “The Three Callings of a Christian in Journalism.”

Bryant Hawkins (high school conference 04) is a photojournalist at the Vicksburg (Miss.) Post. Hawkins is a graduate of the University of Southern Mississippi and can be reached at bryant.hawkins@gmail.com.

Marvin Olasky (teacher 99-03) and WORLD magazine are being honored by the Midtown Pregnancy Support Center in midtown Manhattan on April 29 at a special gala held in celebration of the center’s 15th anniversary of serving New York City.

Joy (Stodghill) Rancatore (03) is a freelance writer for NorthShore’s Slidell Guide Magazine in Slidell, La., and runs Joyful Seasons Photography. Rancatore is a graduate of William Carey College and can be reached at joyerancatore@hotmail.com.

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