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Rosabeth Moss Kanter ’64 Appears on The Daily Show to Discuss New Book

Posted July 20, 2015

Rosabeth Moss Kanter ’64 has received high praise for her new book, Move: Putting America’s Infrastructure Back in the Lead. The book has been reviewed in The New York Times and Forbes  and Kanter appeared on The Daily Show earlier this summer to discuss America’s declining infrastructure and address the issues of how our cities […]

Rita Louard ’76 Speaks About Heart Disease on ABC Show

Posted February 6, 2013

Rita Louard ’76, director of the Clinical Diabetes Program at Montefiore Medical Center, was featured on a segment of ABC’s Here and Now speaking about heart disease in woman. In celebration of February as American Heart Month, Dr. Louard and Ileana Piña, associate of cardiology at Montefiore, spoke about the symptoms of heart attacks and diabetes in women […]

Sari Horwitz ’79 Featured on Hardball with Chris Matthews For Work on Petraeus Investigation

Posted November 15, 2012

Sari Horwitz ’79, investigative reporter for the Washington Post, was featured on MSNBC’s Hardball with Chris Matthews for her reporting work on the David Petraeus’s investigation. Horwitz joined The Post’s investigations unit in 2006 after 23 years at the newspaper, where she had reported on crime, homeland security, education, and social services. She has been […]

Joan Connelly, M.A. ’79, Ph.D. ’84, Featured on ABC’s Born to Explore for Excavation Work in Cyrus

Posted November 15, 2012

Joan Connelly, M.A. ’79, Ph.D. ’84, was featured on ABC’s Born to Explore for her work as director of Yeronisos Island Excavations in Cyprus. The 30-minute special, titled “Cleopatra’s Secret,” aired on Oct. 27 and will repeat on the morning of Dec. 15. Check local listings for showtime. For a preview of the episode, check out the Born to Explore website.

Sarah Schenck ’87 Produces PBS Segment on Childhood Obesity

Posted August 21, 2012

Former Hepburn Fellow Sarah Schenck ’87 produced a segment on childhood obesity for PBS’ Need To Know that aired on August 17. The segment, titled “Saving Carla,” reports on the nation’s high obesity and diabetes rates, which according to the program, are disproportionately impacting children in low-income communities.  While examining how the nation’s obesity problem resonates […]