Department: Alumni Archive

Jami Attenberg '93

A Hunger to Write

Issue: Fall 2013

For the past year, Jami Attenberg ’93 has been on the road promoting her critically acclaimed third novel, The Middlesteins. Now she can return to what she loves most: writing fiction.

Violence Claims Life of Young Diplomat

Issue: Spring 2013

The Krieger School community mourns the untimely loss of Anne Smedinghoff ’09, a U.S. diplomat who was killed April 6 during a suicide bomber attack in Afghanistan.

Cutting Through the Noise of News

Issue: Spring 2013

As managing editor of the Los Angeles Times, Marc Duvoisin ’77 oversees all news departments.

An Eye on Gender and Health

Issue: Spring 2013

Janine Austin Clayton ’84 was recently appointed director of the Office of Research on Women’s Health.

Trying to Build Bridges with Syria

Issue: Spring 2013

In January 2011, Robert Stephen Ford ’80 became the first U.S. ambassador to Syria in more than five years.

The Missing Perspective in the Middle East (and Elsewhere)

Issue: Fall 2012

Prince Zeid Ra’ad Zeid Al-Hussein ’87 offers his unique perspective of the Arab Spring.

Jeffrey Bolster and Gregory White holding the book Black Jacks

Sea Tales Inspire Former Inmate

Issue: Fall 2012

A book—and its author—helped a former bank robber chart a new course for his life.

Tom Smith works on circuit board

It’s Hot: High-Tech Sentinel System for “Cold Chain” Process

Issue: Fall 2012

Tom Smith '11 is CEO of ESDA LLC, a high-tech startup he created with two friends during their freshman year.

The Writing Life

Issue: Fall 2012

Since earning her MA at Johns Hopkins in 1979, Louise Erdrich has written 13 novels.

Rwanda's Long Walk from Genocide to Well-Being

Issue: Spring 2012

Newly appointed Ambassador Donald Koran ’80, MA ’82, PhD.