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MICHELLE PELUSO ‘93 Appointed Chief Marketing Officer of IBM →  November 15, 2016 0

Michelle Peluso, ‘93, a former Trustee of the Pembroke College Foundation, has been appointed IBM’s first-ever Chief Marketing Officer. Michelle was formerly CEO of Gilt, the luxury ecommerce company.  Before that she served as global consumer chief marketing and internet officer at Citigroup, and as CEO of the travel site Travelocity. Michelle has served as a […]

As A Writer and Athlete, Stuart Stevens Fears Nothing →  July 29, 2016 0

Novelist, screenwriter, extreme sports enthusiast, renowned Republican political consultant, and epicure Stuart Stevens ’72 is out with a timely new book, “The Innocent Have Nothing to Fear” (Random House), a dark comedy about an American presidential campaign involving a Trump-like character and set in a contested Republican convention. “I started the book before the (2012) […]

Hattendorf ’73 Awarded D.Litt and Alfred Thayer Mahan Award →  May 3, 2016 0

Multiple congratulations to famed maritime historian, Professor John B. Hattendorf ‘73, who was awarded the prestigious Doctor of Letters degree (D.Litt) by the University of Oxford at a ceremony in March 2016. John is Chairman of the Maritime History Department and the Ernest J. King Chair of Maritime History at the US Naval War College […]

Walter Isaacson ’74 Wins Goldsmith Career Award for Excellence in Journalism →  March 9, 2016 0

Walter Isaacson, ’74, received the prestigious Goldsmith Career Award for Excellence in Journalism on March 3 in a ceremony at the Shorenstein Center for Media, Politics and Public Policy at Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government. Walter is a former chairman and CEO of CNN, former editor of TIME, current president and CEO of the Aspen Institute, author […]

Stuart Stevens ’72 Authors A New Book — The Last Season: A Father, a Son, and a Lifetime of College Football →  December 15, 2015 0

  “Pembroke’s own Stuart Stevens,’72 a true renaissance man of politics, history, haute cuisine, extreme sports and travel, is out with a terrific new book The Last Season: A Father, a Son, and a Lifetime of College Football which is already garnering advance praise. Here’s what our own Walter Isaacson has to say:  “Through the lens of college […]

TIM GRIFFIN ’90 ELECTED ARKANSAS LT. GOVERNOR →  January 8, 2015 0

Pembroke’s Tim Griffin ’90 was overwhelmingly elected Arkansas’ Lieutenant Governor on November 4. Tim defeated Democrat John Burkhalter and Libertarian Chris Olson. Tim, a two term congressman, succeeded former Arkansas Lt. Gov. Mark Darr, who resigned last year amid an ethics investigation. Tim is keeping up something of a Pembroke tradition – Win Rockefeller ’69, […]

Isaacson On…The Innovators →  October 24, 2014 0

Our own prolific – and prodigious – Walter Isaacson ’74 is out with a great new book. The Innovators, something of a sequel to his best-selling biography of Steve Jobs, is the fascinating story of the people who created the computer and the Internet, or as Walter puts it in his subtitle, “how a group […]

Terry Slesinski-Wykowski ’82 profiled in Oxford Today →  October 22, 2014 0

Terry Slesinski-Wykowski ’82, was recently profiled in the Trinity 2014 issue of Oxford Today. Terry, who recently became a trustee of the Pembroke College Foundation, Inc., lives in Houston, TX, where she is a principal of the Oxford Consulting Group, a management consultancy, and is the Chair of the Houston Oxford Society.   To read Terry’s profile click on […]

Michelle Peluso ’93 Appointed To Nike Board Of Directors →  June 1, 2014 0

Michelle Peluso ’93 has been named to the Board of Directors of NIKE, Inc., the Beaverton, Oregon-based designer and distributor of athletic footwear, apparel, and accessories. “Michelle’s leadership experience in marketing, branding, innovation and digital media for global brands makes her an outstanding addition to our board,” said Philip Knight, NIKE co-founder and chairman, in […]

ELECTION UPDATE: TIM GRIFFIN ’90, WINS REPUBLICAN NOMINATION FOR LT. GOVERNOR →  May 22, 2014 0

Tim Griffin (’90) won the Republican nomination for Arkansas Lt. Governor on May 20, decisively defeating two primary opponents.  Tim will face former Arkansas state highway commissioner John Burkhalter, who won the Democratic nomination unopposed, in November’s general election. For more, please see the following link connects you to Tim’s post-election interview on Arkansas’ WTHV TV. http://www.thv11.com/story/news/local/2014/05/20/arkansas-gop-picks-griffin-for-lieutenant-governor/9355965/ […]