Class of 1992

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October 8, 2008

Unaverage Soccer Mom

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Karen Higgins-Carter ’92 is chief information officer at GE Asset Management By Dan Edelen “I’m just your average, suburban, minivan-driving, soccer mom,” says Karen Higgins-Carter ’92, senior vice president and chief information officer of GE Asset Management. Maybe not average. Higgins-Carter is saluted in Wall Street & Technology magazine’s Gold Book for 2008, which singles [...]

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September 26, 2008

Swimming on the Islands

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Kevin Tyrrell ’92 coaches U.S. Virgin Islands swim team Kevin Tyrrell ’92 is head coach of the U.S. Virgin Islands swim team, but much of his time isn’t dedicated to helping swimmers improve their times. He spends many hours teaching athletes how to swim, period. “I was hired to train the Olympic swimmers and to [...]

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June 20, 2008

Lawyer Thomas Spratt ’92 With Pro Bono and Charity Work

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Lafayette professors and small, encouraging campus community inspired him The Philadelphia Bar Association honored Thomas Spratt Jr. ’92 with the Craig M. Perry Service Award, presented annually to a young lawyer “who has devoted substantial time and energy to community-oriented activities, including but not limited to pro-bono and charity work.” A lawyer at the Aramark [...]

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April 18, 2008

Managing Magazine Chaos

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Following stints at Cosmopolitan, Giant, and Talk, Sara Culley ’96 leads staff at Elle By Dan Edelen Keen-eyed visitors to the offices of Elle magazine in New York City might catch sight of a blur zooming from desk to desk. That would be managing editor Sara Culley ’96. With titles like Cosmopolitan, Giant, and Talk [...]

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April 15, 2008

Our Proximity Advantage: Externships in New York City

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During winter break, 74 students shadowed alumni and parents at ESPN, ABC News World News, The New York Times, CNN Headline News, and many others During January’s interim session, 74 students participated in externships at 39 business firms, government agencies, and other organizations in nearby New York City. Lafayette alumni and parents hosted the students [...]

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February 8, 2008

George Haines ’92 Enjoys Consulting Work in Bahrain

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He serves chemicals and petroleum industry Unlike most of his fellow alumni, George Haines ’92 pays less than $1 for a gallon of gas. That’s because he lives in Bahrain, where he is an associate principal for CRA International. “I’m a management consultant in the chemicals and petroleum industry and so I work with companies [...]

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November 29, 2007

The Entrepreneurial Environment

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Cody Sumpter ’11 writes about his experiences in his First-Year Seminar Cody Sumpter ’11 (Branchburg, N.J.) is currently taking the First-Year Seminar “Entrepreneurial Environment: Exploring Innovation, Risk and Value.” The course is taught by Rose Marie Bukics, Jones Professor of Economics & Business. The economics and business major is also a member of the golf [...]

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August 16, 2007

Eric Krupa ’92 Chosen to Lead South Atlantic Minor League Baseball

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He’s been financial chief for Minor League Baseball since 1997 As incoming president of the South Atlantic League of minor league baseball, Eric Krupa ’92 is moving his way up in the sports world. Perhaps the first Lafayette student to graduate as a mathematics-economics major, Krupa took an entry-level position with Merrill Lynch after graduation. [...]