Tag Archives: alumni in entertainment

Alumni Spotlight: Jake Zaslav ’16

September 10, 2018 / Catherine Nicholas / Blog

This summer, Jake Zaslav (’16) got to work on a shoot with Alison Brie and stand in for Josh Grobin. That was in between grocery shopping, stocking fridges, and going on runs to the Apple store, but that’s all part of working in television production, as he did as an intern for The Late Show […]

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Alumni Spotlight: Ellie Pyle (’01)

May 7, 2018 / Catherine Nicholas / Blog

When Ellie Pyle (’01) picked up the phone, she was in the middle of reading Cass Morris (’03)’s debut novel From Unseen Fire.  After talking to her, this doesn’t surprise me at all.  She places a high value both on creating and supporting and enjoying the creative output of others.  That’s much of what led […]

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Alumni Spotlight: Mo Alavi (’98)

January 19, 2018 / Catherine Nicholas / Blog

No two ways about it: Mo Alavi (’98), the Narrative Design Lead at Respawn Entertainment, has a cool job.  “My job is awesome,” he says.  “It’s really hard to narrow down what the best part is.”  He has worked on several high-profile games there, the latest-released being Titanfall 2.  As much as it suits him, […]

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