After departing The Amazing Race, Connor Diemand-Yauman ’10 and Jonathan Schwartz ’10 are off to South Korea and Broadway, respectively. [Los Angeles Times]

The American Sport Art Museum and Archives has selected sculptor Harry Weber ’64 as one of its Sport Artists of the Year. [KMOX.com]

Former NFL lineman Ross Tucker ’01 wrote about blows to the head in a recent column, noting that while rules may reduce the number of dangerous hits, they “will never completely eliminate the problem.” [ESPN.com]
Ariel Capital Chairman and CEO John Rogers ’80 will chair President Obama’s Advisory Council on Financial Capability. [Chicago Sun-Times]
W.S. Merwin ’48 delivered his inaugural reading as the U.S. poet laureate at the Library of Congress Oct. 25. [Washington Post]