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Sept. 14, 2011

Vol. 112, No. 1

Alumni Scene
Sherry Lefevre ’74 in her summer house on Nantucket that she furnished with items she found trolling eBay.

The house that eBay built

Sherry Lefevre ’74

Published in the Sept. 14, 2011, issue

When she was a young girl, Sherry Lefevre ’74 spent three summers with her family in an early 19th-century house on Nantucket — a “funky” place with slanted floors, dark Victorian furniture, a “secret” garden hidden by over­growth, and lots of old, used...Read more

STARTING OUT: Daniel Steiner ’10

Executive assistant to NBC Entertainment chairman Robert Greenblatt. Princeton major: Religion

Published in the Sept. 14, 2011, issue

What he does: Steiner schedules Greenblatt’s meetings and phone calls and manages his day-to-day life while ­trying to “soak up as much information as ­possible.” He often listens in on meetings and has access to NBC executives, studio heads, agents, and...Read more

Newsmakers

Published in the Sept. 14, 2011, issue

St. Louis unveiled an 8-foot bronze sculpture of rock ’n’ roll icon Chuck Berry, created by local sculptor Harry Weber ’64 (photo at left). ... Andrew Card ’85, head coach of the Yale men’s lightweight crew, led the Bulldogs to the IRA Championship June 4,...Read more

A celebratory climb up Mount Princeton

Published in the Sept. 14, 2011, issue

Hiking Mount Princeton in central Colorado would be challenging for anyone, let alone someone like Liz Hallock ’02, center in photo, who just months ago couldn’t take a 10-minute walk. Hallock and her uncle, Kenneth Hallock ’70, left, are in remission from...Read more

A scientist and novelist explores friendship, memory

Reading Room: Sunetra Gupta '87

Published in the Sept. 14, 2011, issue

As a theoretical  epidemiologist, Sunetra Gupta ’87 deals in mathematical models and papers written with the utmost clarity. On the zoology faculty at Oxford University, Gupta studies pathogens to understand how they spread and evolve, and how that...Read more
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