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From West End to East Carolina and Beyond

By Jackie Drake

Brothers Justin Harris ’02 and Ryan Harris ’05 have been busy touring across the country as the country-rock band McKenzies Mill, but now they’ve found time to return to where it all began. 612 more words

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Alumni Spotlight: Paul Alar '78

By Jennifer Brezina

Paul Alar ’78 has led the way as a top investor for 30 years, focusing primarily on various alternative investment strategies. He founded his own Atlanta-based fund, West Mountain Partners LP, in 2002, which was soon recognized as the number one Emerging Manager Fund of Funds by InvestHedge magazine. 367 more words

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Alumni Spotlight: Jamie Lok Weng

Terp Alum: Jamie Lok Weng, ’06, BS, Neurobiology and Physiology; ’09, Master of Public Health (MPH)

UMD Activities: AASU Executive Board, F.U.E.L. Conference Director, Health Center Peer Educator… 212 more words

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NIH Alumni: Where are they now? Program Specialist

Name: Becky Roof, PhD

Job Title & Organization: Program Specialist, NINDS

Postdoc Advisor, IC: Dr. David Sibley, NINDS (from 2008-2012)

How long you’ve been in your current job: 1,317 more words

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Young Alumnus Elected to District Board

By Sara Strickroot

Matt Overby ’13 was recently elected to the Wake County Soil and Water Conservation District Board of Supervisors.

Overby is one member of a five-member board that governs the Wake County Soil and Water Conservation District. 225 more words

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Alumni Open Men's Clothing Store

By Sara Strickroot

Andrew Denton ’13 and Thomas Alligood ’13 are co-owners of Campus Corner, a high-end men’s clothing store located in downtown Greenville.

The co-owners wanted to be close to campus and be a part of the new redevelopment of downtown Greenville. 133 more words

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Alumna Takes her Talent to Broadway

By Sara Strickroot

Marisha Wallace ’07 is currently in the original Broadway company of the five-time Tony nominated musical Disney’s Aladdin. In the musical, Wallace plays the role of the fortune teller. 201 more words

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