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Peter Farkas

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Professor Teaches With Pictures

Twenty years ago, Pat Davison was not where he wanted to be in life. He was digging graves in Colorado, working on sprinkler systems and installing picnic tables. Nowadays, Davison sits at a desk in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication. And behind him hangs a plaque that reads "Pulitzer Prize in Journalism for Breaking News in Photography." Davison, the school's newest faculty member, was awarded journalism's highest honor for his contribution to a project documenting community reaction to the April 1999 murders at Columbine High School.

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