Fall 2013 Issue


A Closer Look

This fall, Anne Washburn and her sister Rachel ran a half marathon in memory of their mother Sharon, who died from pancreatic cancer 25 years ago. “I know 25 years is just a number, but it’s a time of reflection. I’m turning 46 and that’s as long as her life was. I think how thankful [...]


Lori Stegner has spent most of her life entertaining audiences, starting with family and friends during her childhood.


M y cancer story is not unique, not special in any way. But telling my story is a form of therapy for me—a way to exorcise some of the less pleasant details of an unexpected journey and exalt some important things I learned along the way.

Multi-media highlights

Also in this issue

Director’s Letter

A word from Jennifer Pietenpol, Ph.D.

Quick Takes

News from around the Cancer Center

Journal Watch

Highlights of recent publications.