• Aaron Schachter, class of '92, is the Executive Producer and Editor for WGBH Radio News.

  • Ashleigh Barry, class of '99, is an award-winning television journalist working in Arizona.

  • Audie Cornish, class of '01, co-hosts NPR's All Things Considered. She was awarded the 2014 Distinguished Alumni Award.

  • Elisa Thomas, class of '95, travels the world as the Global Director of Digital Education for Estée Lauder.

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