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Lynx to the Past

Apr 18, 2024

On the newest episode of Lynx to the Past,  Maggie Kreis ’24 gets to fulfill every creative writing student’s dreams when she chats with alumna author Charlaine Harris, Class of 1973! 

A prolific writer, her series include the Aurora Teagarden mysteries, the Lily Bard mysteries, the Sookie...

Feb 13, 2024

Dilemma was a student-lead symposium at Rhodes that began in the 1960s and continued on into the late eighties.  The event brought experts across many fields to present on campus.

In this episode, Maggie Kreis talks with Dilemma founder, Bo Scarborough, and attendee and alumnus, Ed Uthman, to learn more about the event...

Dec 1, 2023

On this episode Kahlila and Maggie are Havana good time discussing the 1959 Cuban revolution. You’ll hear government officials, Rhodes professors, students, and more sharing their thoughts on Fidel Castro’s ascent to power.

Nov 1, 2023

If you ever find yourself in need of the time, and you’re okay with doing a little math to get it, look no further than the south wall of Rhodes Tower.

There you will find a vertical sundial, designed and given to the college by physics professor Jack Streete.

Sep 19, 2023

Rhodes College and the city of Memphis have lost a dear friend in the passing of Bennett Wood, longtime friend of the college. Mr. Wood authored Rhodes 150, a Sesquicentennial Yearbook, which has become an invaluable resource in the creation of this podcast. Bill Short recounts for us his memories of the life and career...