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


E.g., 11/14/2018

Sports anchor Kevin Maher ’97 on the value of taking risks

The News 12 Long Island sports director and anchor says the key to success is knowing when to roll the dice

Marianique Santos

The Air Force says Marianique Santos is picture perfect—again

Santos, a 2018 graduate of the military visual journalism program at Newhouse, won the 2017 Air Force Military Photographer of the Year award, an honor she first won in 2015

Mike Tirico and Ian Eagle

Ian Eagle ’90 honored with Marty Glickman Award for Leadership in Sports Media

Woody Woodyard '85

Woody Woodyard ’85 on the keys to being a successful communicator

The vice president of Sikorsky Aircraft spoke at Newhouse Oct. 25

Michael Weber

Write where you’re going to do your best work: A Q&A with Michael H. Weber ’00

The Oscar-nominated screenwriter talks breaking out, working with a partner and the pleasures of adapting novels for the screen

Photo of Newhouse School alumnus Jim Olson '91

Communications executive Jim Olson ’91 to present ‘Storytelling in the Digital Age’ Nov. 12 at Newhouse

Matt Martucci '06

Matt Martucci ’06 on the power of persistence in sports reporting

The play-by-play announcer for the Saint Joseph’s Hawks returned to Newhouse to talk to students Oct. 12

Rob Rosell speaks to Newhouse students

Television writer/producer Rob Rosell '01 advises writers to 'stick it out'

Michael H. Weber

Finding success in a writing partnership

Oscar-nominated screenwriter Michael H. Weber ’00 talked about what it’s like being part of a writing team in Hollywood

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Public Relations Society of America chairs have familiar faces

Three of the last five national chairs of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) have been Newhouse alumni

Lara Sorokanich '15

Making schools safe without turning them into prisons

Lara Sorokanich '15 discusses her Popular Mechanics series 'Guide to Safer Schools'

Image of Ian Eagle

Ian Eagle ’90 to receive Marty Glickman Award for Leadership in Sports Media from the Newhouse School

The ceremony, hosted by the Newhouse Sports Media Center, will be held Nov. 1 on campus