Class of 1999

Lafayette College

July 10, 2008

Nicole Piccione Bigg ’99 Works For Public School Reform

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She handles communications, technology for Schlechty Center in Louisville Studying government and law seemed the right undergraduate choice for Nicole Piccione Bigg ’99. She had an interest in politics and considered pursuing a career as a lawyer. However, an internship redirected her career plans. “I interned with the Phillipsburg School District during my senior year [...]

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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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February 7, 2008

Michael Miller ’10 Steps into the Life of an Investment Banker

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He served an externship with Paul Lanna ’99, V.P. of investment banking at EarlyBirdCapital, Inc., in New York City Michael Miller ’10 (Princeton, N.J.) is majoring in economics and business. Over the interim session, he spent five days with Paul Lanna ’99, vice president of investment banking at EarlyBirdCapital, Inc., as part of the externship [...]

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February 7, 2008

Paul Lanna ’99 Describes His Experience as an Externship Host

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Vice president of investment at New York City banking firm spent a week with Michael Miller ’10 Paul Lanna ’99 is the vice president of investment banking at EarlyBirdCapital, Inc. in New York, N.Y. Over the interim session, He served as an externship host for Michael Miller ’10 (Princeton, N.J.), who is majoring in economics [...]

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August 23, 2007

Attempted Elephant Flight Is Fun Folly for Ken Poli ’02

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Dumbo craft gains Internet fame for splendid crash at Flugtag event A life-size elephant rolled on wheels across a platform, building up momentum to “fly” across Baltimore’s Inner Harbor. Piloted by Ken Poli ’02, Dumbo failed to take flight, but it did make its mark in Flugtag history – it earned a spot among the [...]