Topic: Alumni

Cara Mund ’16, who concentrated in business, entrepreneurship and organizations, is now shifting her focus to philanthropy, involving herself with the Make-a-Wish foundation.

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From Brown to the crown: Cara Mund ’16

February 8, 2018 0 comments

When reigning Miss America Cara Mund ’16 began competing in beauty pageants, her goal “was always to be Miss North Dakota, but it was never to be Miss America.” A contestant from North Dakota had never won the pageant before, and only three women from Mund’s home state had made it into the top 10.

Brown Alumni Monthly brings together alums, featuring voices from many different generations of the Brown community.

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Brown Alumni Magazine to feature new sections, website

January 29, 2018 0 comments

At the end of this month, when 115,000 Brown alums check their mailboxes, they will receive a Brown Alumni Magazine with a new look.

Weinstock ’14 named to 2018 Winter Olympic Team

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Weinstock ’14 named to 2018 Winter Olympic Team

January 26, 2018 0 comments

Childhood dreams came true for Brown track and field alum Evan Weinstock ’14 when he was selected to represent the United States in bobsled and skeleton at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea.

Chris Berman, American sportscaster

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Berman ’77 reflects on time at Brown, ESPN

April 24, 2017 0 comments

Longtime sports broadcasting icon Chris Berman ’77 P’08 P’09 announced he would be assuming a less-involved role at ESPN after the 2016 NFL season.

Friedmans donate $24 million to renovate, rename Wilson Hall

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Friedmans donate $24 million to renovate, rename Wilson Hall

April 4, 2017 0 comments

A $24 million grant will fund the upcoming renovation of Wilson Hall, which will be renamed Friedman Hall in recognition of its donor.

Playwright Stephen Karam ’02 talks Tony win, future projects

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Playwright Stephen Karam ’02 talks Tony win, future projects

March 22, 2017 0 comments

Stephen Karam ’02 started writing at Brown and has since been recognized with awards for his work, including a Tony award for his play “The Humans.”

Pro lacrosse team reunites two men’s lacrosse alums

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Pro lacrosse team reunites two men’s lacrosse alums

March 21, 2017 0 comments

For Bailey Tills ’16 and Jack Kelly ’16, the five months from April to August are comprised of working two jobs, on the clock seven days a week.

Prov. band revamps theater through music co-operative

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Prov. band revamps theater through music co-operative

February 28, 2017 0 comments

Throughout its long history, the theater had accumulated evidence of multiple decades of performances — ranging from opera to porn.

Co-founder of CS department reflects on 50-year career

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Co-founder of CS department reflects on 50-year career

February 27, 2017 0 comments

John Savage has advised the Obama administration on cybersecurity and co-founded the computer science department at Brown.

Mark Baumer MFA’11 dies during barefoot cross-country walk

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Mark Baumer MFA’11 dies during barefoot cross-country walk

February 27, 2017 0 comments

Mark Baumer MFA’11 was fatally struck by an SUV Jan. 21 as he walked barefoot across the United States to protest climate change.