Meaningful Contributions

Archive for March, 2014

Linda Brodsky ’74: In Memoriam

Posted March 17, 2014

Even as she built a distinguished career as pediatric ear, nose, and throat surgeon, Dr. Linda Brodsky ’74 was a tireless advocate for gender equality in the workplace, founding Women MD Resources. Brodsky, who practiced in Buffalo, NY, for more than 30 years and also founded an organization to help women physicians fight discrimination, died […]

Rebecca Snyder ’93 Named Executive Director of MDDC

Posted March 13, 2014
Rebecca Snyder

Rebecca Snyder ’93 was named executive director of Maryland-Delaware-DC Press Associate, effective immediately. Known more commonly as MDDC, the press organization serves the needs of 113 newspaper members by providing professional training and development, legislative representation, and promoting First Amendment issues. Members of the association include all the daily and most of the non-daily newspapers […]

“Bury This,” by Andrea Portes ’93 Reviewed in The New York Times

Posted March 12, 2014

Bury This, the second novel by Andrea Portes ’93, recently received a glowing review by author Tupelo Hassman in The New York Times. From the review: Portes tells this tale of violence in spiraling prose. Her empathy shies away from nothing in the tangled lives of this small Michigan town, with a young girl tied […]