Museum conservator Dean Yoder ’86 co-stars in an unusual new exhibition at the Cleveland Museum of Art – Cleveland Plain Dealer

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Paintings conservator Dean Yoder made his debut Tuesday as the co-star in an unusual new exhibition at the Cleveland Museum of Art.

For the next 14 weeks, he’ll be working in the museum’s highly visible Focus Gallery on the conservation of the museum’s 1607 painting by Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio, “The Crucifixion of Saint Andrew.”

Fast Jason makes his mark with the AlleyCats

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If Jason Yoder were on a desert island and could only take one item with him, he’d bring a Frisbee. Luckily, the 2008 Goshen College graduate and doctoral student at Indiana University Bloomington somehow finds ample time to play with flying discs as a member of the Indianapolis AlleyCats, a professional Ultimate team that formed in 2012.

Pedicab Dad

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For Peter, this is a preferred mode of transportation. “A pedicab is the next best thing to walking,” he said. “I like how it helps me engage the environment and the people around me (as well as the boys) compared to the isolation of being enclosed inside an automobile.”