F1RST Magazine

F1RST is the official publication of Carroll University.  The magazine puts a fresh spin on stories about campus life, updates on alumni and in-depth features connecting the accomplishments of Carroll alumni, faculty and staff to today's headlines. Comments and ideas about the publication can be made to editor@carrollu.edu.

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Cover of the Fall 2019 issue of First Magazine

Current Issue | Fall 2019

Graduate students share why they chose to continue their studies at Carroll, learn about a unique program that pairs teaching students with middle schoolers and explore the newly-renovated "Bergs" and Charles Street Hall

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Masters of Motivation

Four students reveal how they cope with the demands of graduate school.

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Arts Leader Honored

Alumnus George Tzougros '83 receives Michael Newton Award from Americans for the Arts

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A Learning Space

The learning is exponential at a program pairing teaching students with middle schoolers at Prairie Springs

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Operation Chemo Care

Alumna Kelly Lexow '04 strives to make a difference in cancer patients' lives

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Ironwoman

Prof. Lenny Ramsey places third in the "Hardest" Ironman

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Seven Years. Four Goals.

Our new strategic plan charts an ambitious and dynamic course forward: one characterized by innovation and entrepreneurship—fueled by the dedication and drive of today's Pioneers.

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