Vassar alumnae/i are everywhere, doing almost anything you might imagine!
Gerry Laybourne ’69, P’93, was bestowed the prestigious Alumnae/i Association of Vassar College (AAVC) Outstanding Service Award at Reunion 2019. Read more. Fitz Patton ’88 won the 2019 Tony Award for Best Sound Design of a Play for his work on the play, Choir Boy. Watch his acceptance speech. Distinguished physicist Sau Lan Wu ’63 talks about her life, from a childhood in the slums of Hong Kong, to becoming a celebrated scientist who helped discover the Higgs boson. Read more. Ethan Slater ’14, speaks with Paul Wontorek on Show People about his broadway debut as the title hero of SpongeBob Squarepants: The Broadway Musical. Watch the interview. Lilli Cooper ’12 received her first Tony Award nomination for her role as Julie Nichols in Broadway’s latest hit musical Tootsie. Read more. Pete Malinowski ’06, Founder and Executive Director of the Billion Oyster Project, is cleaning up New York Harbor and reviving its ecosystem, using bivalves to filter the water. Read about the work of the organization on CNN. When evaluating new technology, Caterina Fake ’91, host of the podcast Should This Exist? asks the question: should this exist? Read more. Variety reported that Sony’s TriStar Pictures received the rights to A White Lie , a film based on Anita Florence Hemming’s life and Karin Tanabe’s ’02 book The Gilded Years. Read more.
Vassar’s LinkedIn University Page allows you to see the many and varied careers of Vassar alumnae/i with profiles on LinkedIn, and to view trends in geographic concentrations, industries, fields of study, skills, and more.