Donna E. Shalala

Vice President for
University Communications

Jacqueline R. Menendez,
A.B. ’83

Senior Vice President for
University Advancement and
External Affairs
Sergio M. Gonzalez

Associate Vice President
of Alumni Relations

Donna A. Arbide, M.B.A. ’95


Assistant Vice President
for Communications
and Marketing
Todd Ellenberg

Robin Shear

Art and Design Director
Scott Fricker

Graphic Designer
Sau Ping Choi

Production Supervisor
Angie Villanueva

Editorial Contributors
Ana Maria Lima
Robert S. Benchley
Nancy Dahlberg
Meredith Danton
Donna Gehrke-White
Robert C. Jones Jr.
Tristram Korten
Ivette Yee, B.S.C. ’97, M.A. ’98


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