Life After Scripps (page 2)

August 30, 2023

In the Media: Mitra Abbaspour ’99 Appointed Curator and Head of Modern and Contemporary Art at Harvard Art Museums, ArtDaily Reports

Abbaspour will work across Harvard’s museums to “rethink and reframe” the university’s permanent collections, as well as organize exhibitions, make new acquisitions, and create programming on contemporary issues in art and art history.

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July 27, 2023

Allison Dillard ’03 Harnesses Her Math and English Degrees to Create Self-Confident Students

“I don’t know that I would have been a math major at a different college,” Dillard says. “The Scripps math department was so positive and encouraging.”

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July 13, 2023

Alexandra Tran ’08 Leverages Her Interdisciplinary Education to Build a Screenwriting Career

Despite the well-known competitiveness of the film industry, Tran believes that her Scripps experience equipped her with the confidence she needed to pursue her professional goals.

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June 30, 2023

Lynne Thompson ’72 and Rachel Fidler ’14 Connect Across Communities

Although Lynne Thompson ’72 and Rachel Fidler ’14 graduated more than 40 years apart, the two alumnae have long worked together to bring their knowledge, enthusiasm, and experience to serve the greater Los Angeles community.

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June 20, 2023

Briana Loewinsohn ’02’s Graphic Memoir Draws Inspiration From the Magical and Mundane

Ephemera chronicles Loewinsohn’s reflections on her childhood and relationship with her mother, who is managing mental health issues.

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May 24, 2023

In the Media: Gabby Giffords ’93 Speaks at Signing of New Michigan Legislation, MSN Reports

Whitmer acknowledged Giffords’ support during the signing ceremony.

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May 11, 2023

In the Media: Eli Winkelman Discusses Entrepreneurship with the Austin American-Statesman

Eli Winkelman ’07, who founded the nonprofit Challah for Hunger while a student at Scripps, spoke about her current business, CRAFT.

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May 4, 2023

Lindsey Galloway ’07 Earns Sundance Honors for New Screenplay

When Lindsey Galloway ’07 wrote her senior thesis, a feminist reinterpretation of historical novels, she didn’t expect that her academic research would eventually lead to an award-winning screenplay.

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April 26, 2023

Savannah Chatman ’22 Is Part of Rice360 Global Health Design Award-Winning Team

Competing against 27 teams from eight countries, Chatman’s three-person team designed a custom-fitted urine collection cup and bag that can be discreetly worn under clothing.

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