Our alumni include highly successful and accomplished business leaders, researchers, physicians, entrepreneurs, scholars, actors, engineers, authors, artists and humanitarians.

Douglas Adams '88

Producer: "NBC NightlyNews with Brian Williams"
Major: political science
Profile: "Telling Stories"

Gbenga Akinnagbe

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Actor: "The Wire"
Majors: English and political science
Profile: "Staging a Career"

Kunitake Andō

President and Group Chief Operating Officer: Sony Corporation
Major: sociology

Shari Aser '98

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Software Sales Manager: Financial Markets, manages a team of sales representatives that are responsible for 16 firms including Merrill Lynch, Goldman Sachs, and the NY Stock Exchange
Major: civil engineering

Alan J. Bilanin '68

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Researcher and business entrepreneur: aerospace technology, nuclear power technology, forest management, agrochemical applications and pharmaceuticals
Major: mechanical engineering

Matthew Bogdanos '80

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Assistant District Attorney
Colonel, U.S. Marine Corps Reserves and author of Thieves of Baghdad
Major: classics
Profile: "Citizen-Soldier"

Susan J. Crawford '69

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Former Chief Judge: United States Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces
Major: history

Bill Durland '53

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Human rights advocate and pacifist: has championed the rights of Jews, African-Americans and conscientious objectors to the Iraq war
Major: history
Profile: "The Quaker Way"

Jane Elfers '83

...Chief Executive Officer and President: The Children's Place Retail Stores;  former President and CEO of Lord & Taylor
Major: business administration

Ken Freeman '72

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Allen Questrom Professor and Dean of Boston University School of Management; Chair, Bucknell Board of Trustees
Major: business administration

Makoto Fujimura

...Painter: Association for the Arts Academy of Artistic Achievement Award
Majors: animal behavior and art and art history
Profile: "Eyeing Beauty"

Sunil Gulati '81

...President: United States Soccer Federation
Majors: economics and political science
Profile: "Making Soccer History"

Edward K. Herrmann '65

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Actor: "Gilmore Girls"
Major: English

Clarke Hinkle '31

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NFL Hall of Fame Inductee: National Football League fullback (Green Bay Packers)
Major: education

Nancy Kolb '62

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Director: Please Touch Museum, Philadelphia
Majors: history and biology

Ken Langone '57

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Co-founder: The Home Depot
Major: economics

Edithe Miller Levit '46

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President and Director: National Board of Medical Examiners in 1977
Major: biology

Bruce Lundvall '57

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President and CEO: The Blue Note Label Group, including Blue Note Records
Major: commerce and finance

Jane Maas '53

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Creative Director: Ogilvy & Mather; directed "I Love New York" campaign
Major: English
Read: Move Over, Mad men 

Muyambi Muyambi '12

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Recognized by Clinton Global Initiative for founding Bicycles Against Poverty to address poverty in Uganda
Major: civil engineering

Phillip Roth '54

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Novelist: Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist
Major: English

Bill Saporito '76

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Interdepartmental Managing Editor: TIME Magazine
Majors: interdepartmental studies and biology
Profile: "Business Beat"

David Scadden '75

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Physician: Co-founded Harvard Stem Cell Institute
Major: English
Profile: "We Work Wonders

Erika Dun Stanat '90

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Partner: Law firm of Harter, Secrest & Emery in Rochester, N.Y
Major: economics

Takeo Shiina '53

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Former President and Chairman: IBM
Major: mechanical engineering

Alan Stillman '57

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Founder: T.G.I. Friday's and Smith & Wollensky restaurants
Major: commerce and finance
Profile: "Art in Food

Bill Westenhofer '90

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Two-time Academy Award winner ("Life of Pi", "The Golden Compass"); Visual Effects Supervisor, Rhythm and Hues Studios
Major: computer engineering
Video: Interview with Westenhofer 

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