College of Arts and Sciences


  • Alumni in the News: Kevin Grange, ‘04

    December 1, 2011

    Kevin Grange, class of 2004, has published Beneath Blossom Rain: Discovering Bhutan on the Toughest Trek in the World (Bison Books/University of Nebraska Press). He will speak about his experiences along Bhutan's infamous, 216-mile Snowman Trek at Seattle’s Elliott Bay Bookstore on Friday, December 9 at 8 p.m.

    The Creative Writing major and mountaineer spent 24 days trekking in the Himalayas among its sacred valleys and tiny villages. He has been to Bhutan four times and has completed the Snowman Trek three times, including twice as a guide. At his presentation, he will show images taken along the way by his colleague and traveling companion, National Geographic photographer Peter McBride.

    Kevin Grange is an award-winning freelance writer who has written for Backpacker Magazine, National Parks Magazine, and the Orange County Register, among others.

    The College of Arts and Sciences, the largest college in Seattle University, offers 33 undergraduate and 7 advanced degrees. The English Department has degree programs in literature, creative writing, and film studies.


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