Class of 1997

Lafayette College

April 24, 2008

How Lafayette Prepared Me For My Double Life –By David Walton ’97

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He runs a top secret research lab and also is a published science fiction writer In the 10 years since my graduation, I’ve worked as a double agent. By day, I run a top secret research lab at Lockheed Martin for the U.S. government, a job for which my computer science, math, and physics studies [...]

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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 29, 2008

Jill Carey ’09 Encounters the Fast-Paced World of Investment Banking

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She discusses her experiences during an externship at Goldman Sachs with alumna Dara Brown ’97 Jill Carey ’09 (Sparta, N.J.) is a double major in English and economics & business. She recently received a real-world taste of some of the career possibilities that exist for her during an externship hosted by Dara Brown ’97, vice [...]

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April 11, 2005

Fashion Entrepreneurs Shep and Ian Murray ’97 Will Give Lecture Tuesday

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Vineyard Vines founders will speak in Oechsle Hall for CIRCLE Entrepreneurship Series Shep and Ian Murray ’97, the founders and CEOs of Vineyard Vines, will talk about “Entrepreneurship and the Fashion Industry” for the 2004-05 CIRCLE entrepreneurship series organized by Lafayette students 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in the Oechsle Hall auditorium. Free and open to the [...]

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July 21, 2003

Domber ’97 Receives Fulbright Grant to Study Role of U.S. in Ending Communism in Poland

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He also gets grant to study Polish language at Jagiellonian University in Krakow this summer. History and philosophy graduate Greg Domber ’97 will use a 2003-04 Fulbright grant to study the role of the United States in ending the communist system in Poland. Based at the Institute for Political Studies at the Polish Academy of [...]