Topic: Alumni

Doug Liman ’83 was involved in the direction and production of the “Bourne” trilogy. He also directed the action film “Mr. and Mrs. Smith.”

Grads find careers in creativity

May 24, 2013 0 comments
This article is part of the series Commencement Magazine 2013

Five alums said their Brown education fostered the passions, skills and close friendships that have accompanied them in their pursuits of their dreams.

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Q&A with Roberta Jacobson ’82

April 5, 2013 0 comments

Jacobson discusses her time at Brown and her work at the State Department in Western hemisphere affairs.

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Assistant Secretary of State talks policy

April 5, 2013 0 comments

Jacobson ’82 discussed her work in Latin America and the direction of the U.S. under John Kerry.

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Alum’s new site targets college-age shoppers

April 4, 2013 1 comment

While abroad, Jessica Lam ‘03 was inspired to create fashion shopping website PandaSundae.

Bryan Davis ‘94 and his business partner A.J. Bontempo began working on Bungee in 2008. The service now has a 90 percent accuracy rate.


Alum calls Brown experiences key to business success

April 2, 2013 0 comments

Bryan Davis ’94 created a virtual lost-and-found system to end the search for misplaced items.

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Obama to nominate Perez for Labor Secretary slot

March 18, 2013 0 comments

If confirmed, Perez would be the first U. alum to take up a cabinet post since the Clinton administration.

Though Perez’s nomination has not been confirmed, multiple news sources reported the announcement is imminent.

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Perez ’83 to be nominated as Secretary of Labor

March 12, 2013 1 comment

The alum will likely focus on minimum wage and income inequality in the cabinet position.