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Alumnus Max Brooks '94's World War Z is Brad Pitt's top-grossing film
- The Hollywood Reporter

James Lange '89 featured on BBC Radio talking about how YouTube can be a vital tool for scientists

Charles F. Harper '78 just released his book, Amazing Grief: A Healing Guide for Parents of Young Addicts

Bryan V. Gibb '91 on ABC News talking about Mental Health Aid

Annemarie Jacir '96's directorial effort "When I Saw You" showcased at the San Sebastian film festival

Amy Rosen '76, President and CEO of the Network For Teaching Entrepreneurship

Steven Fenton '92, Beverly Hills City Council member quoted on oil drilling ban

View Judith Selby Lang'72s "Trophy Fish" made entirely of beach plastic collected in Northern California.

Brooke Breton '78 becomes senior production executive at Illumination Entertainment

Judith Selby Lang '72, Alumni Reunion Chair, artist and environmentalist.

Annemarie Jacir 96’s “Salt of This Sea” (2008) portrays a very different narrative of Arab women at the “Winds of Change: Cinema from Muslim Societies” festival in London.

Elise Salomon '04 to co-produce "Smashed"

Filmmaker Charlotte Lagarde '91's film featured in USA today

Nancy Judd '90 had her Eco-Flamenco dress featured in the ArtPrize Project

Jonathan Stokes '98 had his work bought by Warner Bros

Casey Scieszka '06 and Steven Weinberg featured in Huffington Post

Deborah Deutsch Smith '68 quoted in this important article on special education

Jenn Louis '93 creates the perfect Matza ball in Portland

Peter Mountford '99 to appear at Norwest Bookfest in Seattle

John Landgraf '84 renews his contract for three years with FX Networks

Martin Durazo '90 recieved the 2011 Artist Fellowship from the California Community Foundation

Matthew Karatz '94 has been appointed to a new position at the Los Angeles Mayor's Office of Economic and Business Policy

Jonathan Stokes '98 sold his action script, El Gringo, to After Dark Films

John Darnielle '95 lead singer of The Mountain Goats talks to So. Cal Public Radio about their new album, All Eternals Deck

Kim Schoenstadt '95 was awarded the inaugural Catherine Doctorow Prize for Contemporary Painting

A piece by Nancy Judd '90 has been accepted into the permanent collection at the Smithsonian Institution

Hayden Hamilton '99 latest invention, Pinza, blogged about on Gizmodo

Bill Gilbert '73 mentioned in the New York Times for his work at the University of New Mexico

Hayden Hamilton '99 launches newest invention, Pinza, which is his company's answer to unruly cords and cables.

Jenn Louis '93 opens here latest restaurant, Sunshine Tavern

Judith Selby Lang '72 on NBC Bay Area News

Nancy Judd '90 on CNN talking about Recycle Runway

Jeff Gottlieb '75 wins the Pulitzer Prize

Angela Sanbrano '75 featured on Fox News Latino, NGOs Urge Obama to Halt Deportations

Ramona Ausubel '01 featured in The New Yorker discussing her story Atria.

Ramona Ausubel '01 her article, The Animal Mummies Wish to Thank the Following, is featured in the Paris Review

Kim Schoenstadt '95 completed her year-long interactive project, Painted Over/Under, at the LA Contemporary Exhibitions (LACE) showing till April 17.

Kevin M. Murphy '93 joined the Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art as the new curator

Nancy Judd '90 will display her work at the Atlanta International Airport

Gilbert V. Gonzales '03 featured in the LA Daily News discussing a big win for the City of Los Angeles

Dee Mosbacher '72 donates $1.5 Million to Pitzer College

Ruett '81 & Rhonda '82 Foster highlighted as 'Local Heroes' by KCET

Lauren Dolgen '97 doing good work in television

Hayden Hamilton'99 entering the contact lens market

Seth Leibsohn '91 featured on CNN Opinion for "Letter to the new Congress: Beware the ethical snares of Washington"

Bill Adams '80 recognized for his art in NYC

Roxy Cruz '09 featured on Latino USA Episode 924 on NPR

Dana Levin's '87 poetry was featured in the current edition of The Kenyon Review Online

Bridget Baker '82 was just named in the "Top 100 Most Powerful Women in Entertainment" list

Betsy Brown Braun '70 on the Today show to discuss book, "You're Not the Boss of Me! Brat Proofing Your Kids"

Charlotte Lagarde '91 produced the film, In the Matter of Cha Jung Hee, which was on PBS/POV in September

Kim Schoenstadt's '95 art exhibit in Conneticut was featured in the LA Times

Benjamin Demarchelier '04 opens cool bar in NYC called L'oubli Gourmet Bar

Gilbert Gonzales '03 awarded the prestigious Marshall Memorial Fellowship

Magee Clegg ’09 completed his latest documentary, Filipinio Rice Policy, & produced a HIV awareness commercial for MTV

Leslie Dashew '70 received the Richard Beckhard Practice Award

Martin Durazo '90 featured in art ltd. magazine

Amy Rosen '76 quoted on PR Newswire for the student work at her organization, Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship

Art installation by Shingo Francis '92 at the Hotel Casa Del Mar in Santa Monica

Rob Magnuson Smith '91 will read and sign his novel, The Gravedigger

Martin Durazo '90, upcoming exhibit, Plata O Plomo, at the CB1 Gallery was reviewed by the Los Angeles Times

Eric Dugan '00 & Creed Pettit '99 will be inducted in the Pomona-Pitzer Athletic Hall of Fame

Jeff Katz '10 screens film at San Diego Film Festival

Chicago alumni, parents, and friends enjoy the Chicago Botanic Garden

Andrew King '07 named 2010-11 Los Angeles County Teacher of the Year

Charlie Wood '07 recipient of a Kiva Fellowship to Kyrgystan

Susan Feniger '76 opens Border Grill Stop in downtown L.A.

Crosby Noricks '01 PR Fashion consultant published in Dwyer's Communication and New Media