News, Media and Stories | Class Of 2011

Heather Sappenfield MFA '11 wrote a middle grade novel, The River Between Hearts.
Stacy Strauss '11 son
Stacy Strauss '11 and her husband, Jaron, welcomed their second child and first son, Kian, in June 2021. 
Mike Young OD '11 joined Bonner Eye Clinic in Grand Rapids, Minn., in June 2021.
Erik Schmidt MFA '11 published his first book, Black Tulip: The Life and Myth of Erich Hartmann, the World’s Top Fighter Ace in February 2020.
Tia Brown MFA '11 was named an Oishei Leader of Color Fellow.
Adrienne Christian MFA '11 is set to publish her third collection of poetry, Worn.
Heather Sappenfield MFA '11 published a prize-winning short story collection, Lyrics for Rock Stars, on Sept. 21, 2020. 
Elizabeth Levinson MFA '11 To Publish Poetry Book
Alli Hoppert OD '11, recently joined Eyes on Hayden, an optometry clinic in Scottsdale, Ariz. 
Allissun Hoppert OD '11 has joined 20/20 Image Eye Centers in Arizona.