Current Issue

Apr. 6, 2011

Vol. 111, No. 10

alumni spotlight

Recent Profiles

Jenni Newbury '10

Advocate for people with intellectual disabilities

Jenni Newbury ’10 with her brother, Jason. Below, Newbury with a camper on the first day of Camp PALS in June. (Photos: Cristina Plana) Résumé: Co-founder and a director of Camp PALS; develops and markets a K-12 curriculum for Special...

E. Randol Schoenberg '88

E. Randol Schoenberg ’88 in front of the new home for the Los Angeles Museum of the Holocaust, which opened last fall. (Photo by Keith Skelton) Résumé: President of the Los Angeles Museum of the Holocaust. Attorney and law professor at the...

Kent DeMond '07

Professional cliff diver

Résumé: Won the Acapulco Cliff Diving World Championships in March; finished fourth in the 2010 Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series; earned NCAA ­All-America diving honors at Princeton in 2005 and 2006. Majored in art and archaeology, with a...

Mark Mennin '82

Résumé: Sculptor based in Bethlehem, Conn., known for large-scale works of stone that people can sit on or lie in; adjunct faculty at the New York Academy of Art. Majored in history.   HEAVY LIFTING With a baseball cap on backward, a...

John Schmitt *01

Running-robot designer

Résumé: Published in 2009 a much-talked-about paper in “Bioinspiration and Bio­mimetics” introducing ideas for robot locomotion inspired by cockroaches. Assistant professor at Oregon State University’s School of Mechanical, Industrial, and...

Annabel Soutar '94

Documentary playwright Résumé: Co-founder and artistic director of Porte Parole, a documentary theater company in Montreal, whose first play (written by Soutar) debuted in 2000; taught film theory, acting, and directing at Ngee Ann...

Dr. Warner  Slack '55

Better medical records, better care   Although federal health-care reform remains a battleground, one Princeton alumnus has been pioneering the use of electronic medical records for decades. Dr. Warner Slack ’55, a Harvard Medical School...

Geoff Rich ’78 and Peter Alkalay '68

Off-Broadway producers

Peter Alkalay ’68, left, and Geoff Rich ’78 (Courtesy New Group) RESUMES: Rich has been executive director of New Group, a nonprofit off-Broadway theater company, since 2002; president of the board of trustees of Princeton Summer...

Jim Lee '86

Comic-book illustrator and publisher

Résumé: Co-publisher of DC Comics, one of the world’s largest comic-book publishers; headed WildStorm, ­producer of “WildC.A.T.S.” comics (later a CBS cartoon show); ­illustrated “­X-Men I,” the ­best-selling comic book of all time. Majored...

Indrani Pal-Chaudhuri '01

Celebrity photographer

Résumé: Owner of Double Exposure Studios; co-founder in 1994 of Shakti Empowerment Education school in West Bengal, India; former teen model. Majored in anthropology.   BEHIND THE LENS The Bravo TV reality series, Double Exposure, which...

Brian Parsonnet ’78 and David Schwarzbach *97 

Energy-technology innovators

David Schwarzbach *97, left, Brian Parsonnet ’78 (Courtesy Ice Energy) Résumés:   Parsonnet co-founded Ice Energy in 2003; ­developed new industrial automation aerospace technologies at Honeywell; majored in electrical ­engineering...
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