Meaningful Contributions

Archive for October, 2014

Lucien T. Winegar, M.A. ’83, Ph.D. ’85, Appointed Interim President of Ursinus College

Posted October 30, 2014

The board of trustees of Ursinus College has appointed Lucien T. Winegar, M.A. ’83, Ph.D. ’85, as interim president. Winegar, who was appointed dean in April 2012, has been leading the college since the sudden death of president Bobby Fong last month.

Emily Friedman ’03 Quoted in Cosmopolitan

Posted October 30, 2014

Emily Friedman ’03 was quoted in a Cosmopolitan magazine article on the evolution of perfumes from the mid-’90s until today. Friedman, a fragrance expert and assistant professor of English as Auburn University, weighs in on what fragrances have been popular over the years and why.

Sangeeta S. Luthra ’88 Pens Chapter in Sikh Women Anthology

Posted October 23, 2014

In the recently published Her Name Is Kaur: Sikh American Women Write About Love, Courage, and Faith, Sangeeta S. Luthra ’88 shares a chapter about her experience as a Sikh woman. In the anthology, Luthra writes about her Darji, or grandfather, and his spiritual influence on her during her time at Bryn Mawr and throughout […]

Washington Post Reporter Carol Leonnig ’87 Praised for Coverage of Secret Service

Posted October 14, 2014

In “The Reporter Who Brought Down the Secret Service’s Director,” Yahoo! News praises the reporting of Washington Post reporter Carol Leonnig ’87. From the article: Carol Leonnig, a Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative journalist who has worked at The Washington Post for nearly 15 years, has broken almost every single story on the agency, a series of […]