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., 06/03/2020
Sandra Cordova Micek

Sandra Cordova Micek ’91 named chair of Newhouse Advisory Board

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.

Photo of Jayson Stark

Jayson Stark '73 honored at National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum induction

Photo of Adam Ritchie

Alumnus earns top honors in PR

Image of Kanda Fang

Kanda Fang '19 participates in Television Academy Foundation’s 2019 Internship Program

Brenden Lee G'12

Alumni Spotlight: Brenden Lee G’12

Public relations alumnus says the most fulfilling career path allows for evolving passions

Lyla Rose '18 sets up a shot on set.

Newhouse alumna Lyla Rose ’18 accepted to advertising diversity initiative Free The Bid

The television, radio and film graduate joins an elite roster of female commercial directors

Sarah Brandt '14

Alumni spotlight: Sarah Brandt ’14

Advertising alumna advises students to pay attention to their shifting interests.

Photo of Rob and Shelly Light

Alumnus Rob Light ’78 and wife Shelly give gift to support scholarships for historically underrepresented students

Vin Nucatola

Alumni spotlight: Vin Nucatola ’09

Creative producer Vin Nucatola ’09 on charting your own path to creativity.

Ron Sherman standing in front of some of his framed photos.

Newhouse alumnus credited for iconic Hank Aaron photo

Decades after shooting Aaron’s record-breaking homerun, photographer Ron Sherman G’71 gets credit for his famous picture.