Alumni News

Newhouse alumni are making news across the country and around the globe. Here's what some of them have been doing lately. Have a story idea? Email newnet@syr.edu.

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Newhouse School instrumental in expansion of multibillion-dollar economic development initiative SourceFunding.org

Briana Prevost G'13

Briana Prevost G'13

“Arts Journalism is a renowned journalism program that offered, allowed and encouraged growth in so many areas of the arts which is what I knew I wanted to make my career out of.”

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Charter Communications exec Gary Schanman ’92 joins Newhouse Advisory Board

Melanie Hicken '09 and the cover for A Deal With the Devil

‘Like something out of a movie’

Melanie Hicken ’09 will visit Newhouse to discuss her book about one of the longest running cons in history.

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Alumna teaches students power of storytelling in Tanzania

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Graduate student Michelle Gabel receives international acclaim for her virtual reality installation about one woman’s recovery from a terrible accident.

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Newhouse honors late faculty member Stan Alten, establishes award in his name

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Alumni named to PR Week's 40 Under 40 list

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Scott Kronick '85 created successful career overseas in public relations

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How a public relations campaign sparked a national conversation about incarceration

Didier Morais '10 talks about his role in the #FreeMeekMill movement

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Alumna named White House correspondent for CBS News