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Cary M. Maguire Center for Ethics and Public Responsibility

News Archive 2020

 

A selection of articles, op-eds, TV segments, and other media featuring Center staff.

      

The Necessity of Pivoting: Interviews in the Future of Our Field

As a soon-to-be graduate with an MFA in costume design, I thought I would be riding high this year—hustling and making moves to launch myself into a decades-long lucrative career in design. Lofty, yes, but that’s truly how I felt things were going to go—I had been kicking butt. It all came to a screeching halt in the short span of four days in the middle of March. All at once my prospects were cancelled. My summer plans were gone, and my upcoming production was eliminated the same day I was let go from my assistant job at a regional theatre. I found myself at a bar on a Friday evening trying not to cry while Celine Dion blasted over the speakers.

FORMER PUBLIC SERVICE FELLOW JANICE RABIAN | HOWLROUND THEATRE COMMONS | 11/16/2020