Kenneth Juster, a top economic expert on India, was today unanimously confirmed by the Senate as the next US Ambassador to New Delhi, filling a key position as the two countries push forward their strategic ties.
Juster, 62, is an old India hand who played a key role in developing the landmark Indo-US civil nuclear deal.
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Nancy Levine (SHS '78) releases her new book Homer for the Holidays: The Further Adventures of Wilson the Pug (Tao of Pug)
Nancy Levine (SHS '78) has released a new book for the holidays, 'Homer for the Holidays: The Further Adventures of Wilson the Pug' (Tao of Pug). You can also find her four books of The Tao of Pug series, now available in paperback.
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Alyssa Dweck (SHS '81) a gynecologist in Westchester has focused her practice on gynecology, gynecologic surgery and female sexual health trying to educate the masses on the “V”. She has now released her book: The Complete A to Z for Your V: A Women's Guide to Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Your Vagina--Health, Pleasure, Hormones, and More.
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Tom Goodman (SHS '72), President, CEO and Founder, Goodman Media International
Length of PR career (so far): 40 years and counting. I was at J. Walter Thompson PR for four, ABC News for six, CBS News and CBS Inc. for nine and, now, Goodman Media, which I founded 21 years ago.
Your most memorable campaign: British Airways (through its agency M&C Saatchi) was our founding client; I was brought in to help publicize one of the biggest promotional stunts in the airline’s history...Read more
Rick Zedník (SHS '89), CEO of the Women in Parliaments Global Forum (WIP), is committing to helping increase the number and influence of women in politics.
Rick Zednik (SHS '89) has recently changed jobs to become CEO of the Women in Parliaments Global Forum (WIP). On July 10, 2016, he had a column published on The Huffington Post explaining why he, as a man, is committing to helping increase the number and influence of women in politics.Read more
Peter Lengsfelder (SHS '64) has written his first novel, Beautiful to the Bone. Beautiful to the Bone, is releasing on May 27 and will be available at all major retailers.Read more
Troy Engle (SHS '79) has been selected as a Team USA Track & Field Olympic Team assistant coach. Currently living and working in Singapore, Engle has been involved in the U.S. Track & Field circuit for years.
Richard Raisler (SHS '67) founded, owns and runs an aggregate business -- but never gets his hands dirty. His online venture TrueHUEnews summarizes journalism from around the globe -- a technique known in media circles as aggregation.Read more
Tovah Feldshuh, honored as a Scarsdale Distinguished Alum in 2005, said an emotional goodbye to the cast and crew of The Walking Dead. Tovah Feldshuh's character Deanna was bit (yet strangely not devoured) by walkers in the midseason finale. Deanna made a surprise return on Sunday’s “The Next World” episode, having now crossed over to the other side as a zombie.Read more
Douglas Rushkoff (SHS '79) has published 10 books detailing an increasingly fierce critique of digital society. His latest book, Throwing Rocks at the Google Bus: How Growth Became the Enemy of Prosperity, is published by Portfolio Penguin on 3 March.Read more