Career Day 2021
In this week's Alumni Spotlight: Dr. Rien Fertel, '99, who spoke with juniors and seniors for Career Day 2021. Rien is a teacher and the author of three books: The One True Barbecue: Fire, Smoke, and the Pitmasters Who Cook the Whole Hog, Imagining the Creole City, and Southern Rock Opera. Rien holds an MA from the New School for Social Research and a PhD in History from Tulane University. He has taught at Tulane University, the University of Mississippi, Loyola University (New Orleans), and Bard Early College New Orleans. Along with teaching, he freelances for print and online publications and works as a yoga instructor.