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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E.g., 10/20/2019
Michael Weber '00 with professor Evan Smith and Newhouse NYC director Cheryl Brody Franklin

Breaking into Hollywood while living in New York City

An evening with Oscar-nominated screenwriter Michael H. Weber '00

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Attention alumni: Host a Newhouse student during winter break!

Deadline to participate in the annual Alumni Partnership Program is Oct. 27

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Newhouse professor helps Law alumnus gain posthumous admission to the bar

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Sandy Montag ’85 to be honored with Glickman Award for Leadership in Sports Media

The award ceremony, hosted by the Newhouse Sports Media Center, will be held Nov. 6 on campus

Michaela Greer, Weng Cheong and Shannon Stubbs

For students of color, diversity fellowships help close the opportunity gap

The Newhouse School teams up with media partners to increase representation in newsrooms

Tyler Gildin '11 with 'The Starfish' movie poster inset

Award-winning filmmaker Tyler Gildin ’11 celebrates family history in latest project

‘The Starfish’ to screen at Syracuse International Film Festival Oct. 13

Aaron Spina

For Aaron Spina G’93, success is about showing up

Vice president of Special Projects for HBO says a strong work ethic makes a big difference

Photo of Sean McDonough and Amy Falkner at Arents Awards ceremony

Newhouse alumni McDonough, Belbey honored during Orange Central weekend

Sandra Cordova Micek

Sandra Cordova Micek ’91 named chair of Newhouse Advisory Board

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Alumni Sean McDonough, Kevin Belbey honored during Orange Central weekend

Shelley Spector G'75 with visitors from the NYC Economic Development  Corporation's public affairs team.

The Museum of Public Relations, founded by alumna Shelley Spector G’75, celebrates 25th anniversary

Inspired by ‘father of public relations’ Edward Bernays, the museum educates people about the industry’s diverse history and influence

Richard Kirshenbaum

Alumni Spotlight: Richard Kirshenbaum ’83

Advertising alumnus believes in hard work, humility and doing what you’re good at.