Jennifer Knievel

Jennifer Knievel

July 1, 2015

Although Jennifer Knievel had planned to be a writer, her love of libraries led her down an unexpected career path. Today, Knievel is director of arts and humanities at CU-Boulder’s Norlin Library. While earning a degree in English with an emphasis on creative writing, she took a part time job...

Michael Kodas

Michael Kodas

July 1, 2015

Theft, assault, sabotage and a suspicious death—it's not a description you’d expect to hear about Mt. Everest. It certainly wasn’t what Michael Kodas had imagined when he went there as part of an expedition to write about a husband and wife who had climbed the world’s highest peak 15 times...

Mimi Wesson

Marriane Wesson

July 1, 2015

Marriane Wesson never planned to be a lawyer, let alone a professor of law. And then almost by accident she became both. Professor Wesson, known as Mimi to her friends, compares her career path to a song by the Dixie Chicks about taking the long way around and not doing...