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Alumni News Round Up: Week of February 2, 2019

February 9, 2019 / Catherine Nicholas / Blog

Here’s our round-up of alumni news from the week of February 2, 2019: Congratulations to Sam Ulmschneider (’02) and all his We the People students on another state championship! The Mech Tech Dragons (FRC 422) recently created a LinkedIn Page for current members, alumni, parents, and friends of the team to connect!  You can join […]

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Alumni News Round-Up: January 2019

January 31, 2019 / Catherine Nicholas / Blog

Here’s our round-up of alumni news from the month of January 2019: Stonemaier Games, headed by Jamey Stegmaier (’99), is publishing a new game called WINGSPAN.  “Featuring an all-female design team headed up by Elizabeth Hargrave, Wingspan is an engine-building board game where players take on the role of bird enthusiasts who are trying to discover and […]

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Alumni News Round-Up: Week of December 29, 2018

January 22, 2019 / Catherine Nicholas / Blog

Here’s our round-up of alumni news from the week of December 29, 2018: Bob Boilen, host of All Songs Considered, picked “Night Shift” by Lucy Dacus (’13) as his favorite song of 2018. Jenny Han (’98) looks back on 2018.  “2018 has meant losing something — the quiet delights and private pleasures of being a […]

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Alumni News Round-Up: Week of December 15, 2018

January 22, 2019 / Catherine Nicholas / Blog

Here’s our round-up of alumni news from the week of December 15, 2018: Emmanuel Pratt (’95), founder of the Sweet Water Foundation, won a $50,000 grant at the 2019 Joyce Awards, which he will use to fund a year-long renovation and activation of an abandoned house in Chicago with the goal of creating a place […]

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Alumni News Round-Up: Week of December 1, 2018

December 3, 2018 / Catherine Nicholas / Blog

Here’s our round-up of alumni news from the week of December 1, 2018: Sara Schaefer (’96) will be filming a half-hour special for the third season of Comedy Central Stand-up Presents.  Sara was the MLWGS commencement speaker in 2014. Paramount and Netflix are officially partnering to produce a sequel to the film adaptation of TO ALL […]

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Alumni News Round-Up: Week of November 24, 2018

November 26, 2018 / Catherine Nicholas / Blog

Here’s our round-up of alumni news from the week of November 24, 2018: Paste Magazine declared HISTORIAN by Lucy Dacus (’13) the best album of 2018. You can read more about Rhodes Scholar Leah Crowder (’14) in this article. The Alumni Holiday Party is scheduled for Wednesday, December 26th from 5 pm – 7 pm […]

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Alumni News Round-Up: Week of November 17, 2018

November 19, 2018 / Catherine Nicholas / Blog

Here’s our round-up of alumni news from the week of November 17, 2018: Charles Merritt (’03) is the co-founder and CEO of Buddy, a tech company that offers episodic accident insurance for people engaged in outdoor activities and sports.  The RTD wrote about them in this article. Neil Amin (’96) and Jai Jamison (’03) were recently appointed to board […]

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Alumni News Round-Up: Week of November 10, 2018

November 13, 2018 / Catherine Nicholas / Blog

Here’s our round-up of alumni news from the week of November 10, 2018: The RTD got to know Rasheeda Creighton (’95), executive director of the 1717 Innovation Center.  “I’m a firm believer that you grow from every experience in life, and I work hard to live my life with no regrets, just lessons learned. There have been […]

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Alumni News Round-Up: Week of November 3, 2018

November 5, 2018 / Catherine Nicholas / Blog

Here’s our round-up of alumni news from the week of November 3, 2018: Lucy Dacus (’13) played with boygenius on Late Night with Seth Meyers on Monday, November 5th. Dr. Randolph Ashton (’99), assistant professor of biomedical engineering at UW-Madison, is using stem cells to grow neural tubes in the hopes of better understanding conditions […]

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Alumni News Round-Up: Week of October 27, 2018

October 29, 2018 / Catherine Nicholas / Blog

Here’s our round-up of alumni news from the week of October 27, 2018: Courtney Jamison (’11) gives her perspective on the student experience at Yale School of Drama. Teen Vogue wrote about all the people dressing up this year as Lara Jean Covey, the protagonist of TO ALL THE BOYS I’VE LOVED BEFORE by Jenny Han […]

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Alumni News Round-Up: Week of October 20, 2018

October 24, 2018 / Catherine Nicholas / Blog

Here’s our round-up of alumni news from the week of October 20, 2018: Rasheeda Creighton (’95), the Executive Director of Capital One’s 1717 Innovation Center, talks about her career path and shares some of her best advice for young people. Jenny Han (’98) spoke at the Forbes 30 Under 30 Summit about turning her bestselling novel […]

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Alumni News Round-Up: Week of October 14, 2018

October 15, 2018 / Catherine Nicholas / Blog

Here’s our round-up of alumni news from the week of October 14, 2018: Esther Atkins (’04) was inducted into the Case Western Reserve University Athletics Hall of Fame this past weekend. Esther is an elite marathoner and an Olympic Trials qualifier. The movie adaptation of TO ALL THE BOYS I’VE LOVED BEFORE by Jenny Han […]

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Alumni News Round-Up: Week of September 28, 2018

October 5, 2018 / Catherine Nicholas / Blog

Here’s our round-up of alumni news from the week of September 28, 2018: Reunions Weekend for the classes of 1998, 2003, 2008, and 2013 kicked off this weekend at Fall Festival, followed by the annual all-alumni reception at Bottoms Up.  Thanks to all the volunteers who helped this weekend come together! Jenny Han (’98) appeared on […]

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Alumni News Round-Up: Week of September 8, 2018

September 10, 2018 / Catherine Nicholas / Blog

Here’s our round-up of alumni news from the week of September 8, 2018: Jenny Han (’98) was the featured guest on the September 8, 2018 episode of NPR’s Wait Wait…Don’t Tell Me!  Thanks to the alumna who tipped us off that it hit #2 on the iTunes charts (see her screenshot to the right). Elizabeth […]

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