Alumni Kudos

By kvitare1@johnshopkins.edu

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Hemai Parthasarathy ’88 (biophysics, Russian) helped start a foundation that helps transition groundbreaking science from universities into start-up companies. Called Breakout Labs, the group’s goal is to move science innovators “out of the lab and into the economy.”

alum-richRich Westcott ’72 (MLA) recently had his 25th book published. Titled The Champions of Philadelphia, the book profiles the city’s top teams in four professional sports.

alum-jorgeJorge Conde ’98 (biology) was named chief strategy officer of Syros Pharmaceuticals, which generates drugs that target the root causes of disease using breakthroughs in gene control.