Alumna Publishes Collection of Pandemic-Related Writings

A collection of writings related to the pandemic

Christina Zhou ’14 has created a writing project birthed in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. She began collecting writing from friends once quarantine began, and feels that COVID-19 has challenged us to find our inner voice and share it, even when

Alumna Appointed to Leadership Position at Children’s National Hospital

Anna Kirkorian ’00, M.D. was recently appointed Chief of Dermatology at Children’s National Hospital in Washington, DC. An expert in laser and surgical treatments for pediatric dermatology patients, Kirkorian has published numerous peer-reviewed articles and has given presentations at many national meetings.

Alumnus Returns to the White House

Joshua Geltzer ’01 has joined the White House in a role working to counter domestic violent extremism. Appointed as Special Assistant to President Biden and Special Advisor to the Secretary of Homeland Security, he will work alongside the Homeland Security Advisor to stem the rise of extremist groups from forming

The Outside Story Premieres April 30th

The Outside Story

The Outside Story premieres April 30

Casimir Nozkowski ’94 
will be releasing his first feature film, The Outside Story, on Friday, April 30. The film is a drama/comedy about Charles Young, a broken-hearted video editor. Perceiving a betrayal of trust as a sign his girlfriend Isha is leaving him, Charles

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Alumna is First Female Director of National Intelligence

Avril Haines ’87 will make history as the country’s first female Director of National Intelligence. Nominated by President-Elect Joe Biden, Haines will serve as the leader of seventeen U.S. intelligence agencies addressing domestic and foreign policy matters.

Previously, Haines was Deputy Director of the Central Intelligence Agency under President Barack …

Alumnus Named Episcopal Church Chief Legal Officer

Kent Anker ’87 was appointed Chief Legal Officer of the Executive Council of The Episcopal Church in November. Anker will function as general counsel and provide legal advice and services in relation to secular legal matters to the board and officers of the Church. He brings a depth of experience …

Alumnus Appointed General Counsel at the Connecticut Secretary of the State

Gabe Rosenberg ’94 was recently appointed General Counsel for the Office of the Connecticut Secretary of the State; previously, he managed all public-facing communications for the Office of the Secretary, including developing and implementing the messaging strategy for foreign intrusion in elections, changes due to COVID-19, and the 2018 and …

Front Line Responder to Serve in State Senate

Michelle Au ’95, M.D. won her state senate race in the November 2020 election and will serve in Georgia’s District 48. A child of immigrants from China, and a parent of three school aged children, Au ran on a platform that included increased access to healthcare, education, and economic opportunity. …

A Survivor’s Story

On November 9, Eve KANNER Kugler, Jan. ’49, BEM, participated in a presentation commemorating the 82nd anniversary of Kristallnacht. Organized by March of the Living UK in collaboration with the London School of Jewish Studies, Kugler delivered remarks as a survivor of the traumatic event. She spoke virtually before …

A Timely Discussion About the Presidential Election

On Thursday, October 8, HCHSAA held a discussion regarding security concerns in relation to the upcoming presidential election. Our speakers, Joshua Geltzer ’01 and Ambassador Karen Kornbluh ’80, joined moderator Rachel Goldbrenner ’97 to examine concerns about the prevalence of political disinformation and its spread on social media, as well …