Notable Alumnae in the News

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President Barack Obama announced his intent to appoint Mona Sutphen ’89 to the President’s Intelligence Advisory Board, a key post in his administration.
September 12, 2011 - 9:36am
On September 6, President Barack Obama announced his nomination of Catherine Allgor FP'92 to the Board of Trustees of the James Madison Memorial Fellowship Foundation.
September 9, 2011 - 1:30pm
The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess, cowritten by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Suzan-Lori Parks '85, received praise from the Boston Globe after opening at the ART in Boston.
September 2, 2011 - 11:19am
Julie Salamon’s new biography of Wendy Wasserstein ’71, Wendy and the Lost Boys, is receiving critical acclaim across the country for its insight into the late playwright’s life.
August 23, 2011 - 1:59pm
NPR's Heller McAlpin says author Julie Salamon's new book, Wendy and the Lost Boys, is the perfect biography for fans of the late playwright Wendy Wasserstein '71.
August 17, 2011 - 1:41pm
In her latest column for the Huffington Post, founder Sandy Rosenthal '79 writes about a tough week for the Army Corps of Engineers.
August 12, 2011 - 4:27pm

With strong endorsements, Elizabeth "Libby" Garvey '73 launches her campaign for the 30th District’s state Senate seat in Richmond, Virginia, reports the Connection.

August 12, 2011 - 12:00pm
The New York Times looks at Suzan-Lori Parks' modern-day interpretation of the classic George and Ira Gershwin opera Porgy and Bess.
August 8, 2011 - 4:34pm
President Lynn Pasquerella shares her story of how she went from being a factory worker to becoming president of MHC in Inside Higher Ed's new column, She's Got It!
August 8, 2011 - 9:48am
Lila Khan's '10 art is on display with veteran artist Humeira Ghaznavi's work in the joint exhibit, Metaphors in Black, in Islamabad, Pakistan, reports the Express Tribune.
July 29, 2011 - 1:10pm
Senior VP Mary Doswell '80 has drawn praise from Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell for her efforts to advance the future of alternative energy at Dominion Resources, Inc.
July 18, 2011 - 4:13pm
In a cover story titled Empowerment in International Educator magazine, Sadiqa Basiri Saleem FP '09 talks about establishing a community college for women in Afghanistan.
July 9, 2011 - 4:51pm
Sarah Kajani ’09 talks to the Washington Post about being a Muslim in the United States. Radicalization seems “so far away” to American Muslims, she says.
July 7, 2011 - 12:31pm
Fulbright winner Casey Brienza '03, a doctoral student at the University of Cambridge, penned a commentary on a study of the violence in cartoons for the U.K.'s Telegraph.
June 29, 2011 - 11:24am
Carol E. Lytch '77, who was recently selected as the next president of Lancaster Theological Seminary, talks with Lancaster Online about her new job.
June 21, 2011 - 10:16am
Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Suzan-Lori Parks '85 was recently recognized for her "exceptional accomplishment" by the American Academy of Arts and Letters.
May 24, 2011 - 5:04pm