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Kathleen Sebelius, U.S. secretary of health and human services, was a 2009 recipient of the CLAS Distinguished Alumni Achievement Award
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Robin Kempf (middle) successfully defended her dissertation. Congratulations! She is pictured here with her committee (left to right): Steven Maynard Moody, Chuck Epp (chair), George Frederickson, and Rosemary O'Leary
Congrats to Robin Kempf (middle) who successfully defended her dissertation! #publicadmin #PhD http://t.co/4Tz8vNYgVu