By Wendy Ascione-Juska, Annual Giving Officer, Rackham Graduate School
December 17, 2010 - 5:00pm
Shannon Dawdy at work in St. Anthony’s Garden in the French Quarter, New Orleans, 2009
Shannon Dawdy was on a city bus in Chicago, en route to an appointment with her hairdresser, when her cell phone rang. Even though the screen said “unknown caller,” she answered.