Jayhawks in the News | Oct. 18

Posted on Oct 18, 2018 in Alumni News and News

Jayhawks in the News

Find out what fellow Jayhawks are up to in our weekly edition of “In the News.” It’s like an online version of Class Notes. If you’ve seen Jayhawks in the news who should be featured, email us at share@kualumni.org.


How great musicians connect with audiences | The University of Kansas

John Tibbetts’, f’69 g’75 PhD’82, long career as a journalist gave him entrée to some of the world’s most acclaimed artists and performers. His habit of making watercolor paintings of them and getting them to autograph the work endeared him to them even more. And while the movies have always been the University of Kansas associate professor of film & media studies’ first love, music is not far off. Tibbetts’ father was a jazz musician, and he himself has served as a piano accompanist for silent film showings at the American Film Institute, among other places.
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Carpenter Collective brings Dotte Mobile Grocer to life | The University of Kansas

Husband and wife Tad, f’04, and Jessica Carpenter, f’05, strive for optimism and positivity, whether their Carpenter Collective is designing a soft-drink cup for a fast-food chain or a graphic identity for a classy condo project.
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