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Shepherd @ 20

Curiosity Leads to Passion

The Shepherd Poverty Program put Brent Beshore '05 on a different career path than the one he imagined.

Social Responsibility

Kate Donnelly ’11 is using her education and Shepherd experiences to improve her local community.

What Do We Owe Others?

As director of the Shepherd Program, Howard Pickett focuses on bringing different voices to the table.

Shepherd Program Celebrates 20 Years

Here’s a look back at important milestones that shaped the program through the years. Pictured: Tom '52 and Nancy Shepherd, who made the gift that funded the Shepherd Program.

In Case You Missed It

Leadership Informed by Empathy

David Foster ’98 values W&L and the Shepherd Program as a training ground for the country's future leaders

Designing Economic Policies to Reduce Inequality

John Bovay ’07, an assistant professor in the Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics at the University of Connecticut, focuses on the economics of food and agricultural policy

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