Class of 1974

Lafayette College

August 28, 2008

The Sky is Not the Limit

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Kelley Goodman ’11 writes about her summer internship working for NASA Kelley Goodman ’11 (Foxboro, Mass.), a chemical engineering major, served a three-month summer internship working on the fourth servicing mission of the Hubble Space Telescope at the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center in Maryland. It was more than a decade ago that I first [...]

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August 13, 2008

You Do These Things Because Lafayette Was There For You

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Frank Campbell Jr. ’74 serves College in student mentoring, admissions, fundraising, and alumni events Not every man can say that he’s been both a football player and a cheerleader. Yet Frank Campbell Jr. ’74 not only carried for Lafayette during his playing days as a fullback, he carries Lafayette with him throughout the Boston area, [...]

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April 27, 2008

Dee Bradybury Jacob ’74 Helps Companies Realize Breakthrough Success

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She is managing partner of Avraham Y. Goldratt Institute As managing partner of the Avraham Y. Goldratt Institute (AGI), a global consulting firm headquartered in New Haven, Conn., Dee Bradbury Jacob ’74 helps companies take their results to the next level. “The most rewarding part for me is when we work with clients directly and [...]

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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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April 6, 2008

Council of Lafayette Women Conference Hits the Mark

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By Carrie Pasternak ’08, Lesley Kline ’09, and Danielle Ward ’08 This weekend the Council of Lafayette Women held its biennial conference. Well over 100 alumni, staff, students, and visitors celebrated a weekend of “Broadening Horizons Deepening Understanding.” One of the highlights for many was the keynote address Friday evening by Mary Stengel Austen ’86. [...]

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January 21, 2008

Bill Scott ’74 Leads Pennsylvania Bar Institute

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As attorney, he specializes in workers’ compensation defense For Bill Scott ’74, the years he spent as a government and law major are filled with fond memories. Now president of the Pennsylvania Bar Institute (PBI) and a shareholder at the law firm of Marshall, Dennehey, Warner, Coleman & Goggin (MDWCG), Scott believes his Lafayette education [...]

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January 7, 2008

Children, Travel, and Lafayette

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Time abroad made big impact on Northern Trust Corp. Treasurer Bill Dodds ’74 By Dan Edelen Every day, a stream of the world’s finances crosses the desk of Bill Dodds ’74. As executive vice president and treasurer of Northern Trust Corporation, a Chicago-based global provider of investment management, asset servicing, and fiduciary services, Dodds ensures [...]

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January 4, 2008

Plan Well and Execute

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Cornell Wright ’74 helps businesses realize their goals When Cornell Wright ’74 speaks with clients and colleagues, he closes with a simple statement: “Plan well and execute.” He followed that mantra during nearly 20 years with IBM Corp. and is still guided by it today as principal of the Parker Wright Group, the management-consulting firm [...]

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September 12, 2007

Raptor Rescuer

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Bill Streeter ’74, who heals injured birds of prey, will bring some to Homecoming presentation The splendor and majesty of a soaring red-tail hawk is a treat many people miss. Bill Streeter ’74 works hard to change that. “People drive down the road and don’t even see raptors,” he says. “After a program with us, [...]

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August 30, 2007

Orange or Green?

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