Alumni in the News
Naropa University alumni are frequently featured in the news for the inspiring ways
in which they contribute to trasforming the world. Read some of these articles about
alumni, and follow their journeys after their education at Naropa.
- Cynthia Ward, MFA '08, 'Alice in Wonderland' is truly an all ages show
- Amanda Ngoho Reavey, MFA '14, The Conversant Interview 'MARILYN'
- Wendy Slater, 'Excursion into the Hearth Reaps Rewards'
- Saj Razvi, MA '05, CPR News Colorado Matters
- Mary Morelli, BA '04, CBC News The Lemonade Hurricane
- Scott Brown, '00, Restorative Activism Podcast
- Jorge Rodriguez-Mirales, MFA '08, El Coloquio De Los Perros
- Heather Sanche, BA '98, 'Walking the Motherhood Walk'
- Amy Hartman, MA '08, 'Welcoming New Interns'
- Jeff Huck, BA '98, 'Chef Jeff Huck Cid's menu a healthy alternative for people on the go'
- Amie Irene Winters, MA '09, 'Novel set in Half Moon Bay-like town'
- Kerry Lee, MFA '10, 'Theater group brings the many faces of 'Yellow Face' to Utah for the first time'
- Tristan Duke, BA '08, 'The big picture'
- Milos Simovic, Iceberg-Spotting on Greenland's Frozen Coast
- Emily Everett, MA '04, The Exchange Press May/June 2015, Emerging Leaders
- Kate Brown, MA '97, Oprah Magazine May 2015, 'What It Really Takes to Launch A Food Business'
- Caitlin Buck, BA '12, 'Inspiration and location'
- Tess Elliott, BA '05, Marin Snapshot
- Samuel Jablon, BA '09, In Conversation with Bob Holman
- John Edwin DeVore, MA '04, Sitting in the Flames
- Kelly Cowling, MA '09, Diving into fantasy...
- Matthew Kerns, MFA '13, 'Practical Magic'
- Ann Marie Arvoy, MA '00, opened Dragonfly Meditation Studio in Mequon, WI
- Will Duncan, will give talk at Breathing Room Center in Blairstown
- Hugo Carbajal, MFA '04, makes Marin Theatre Company debut in 'The Way West'
- Ryan Judd, MA '00, ABC News' Person of the Week: Celebrating Music Therapists
- Bobby Taylor, MFA '14, 'Friends meeting to feature Bobby Taylor'
- Justin Bogardus, MA '13, wins Colorado Environmental Film Festival Best Short
- Hughthir White, Undergrad Certificate '81, 'Creative Movement for Kids in Leland'
- Amy Dose, BA '97, 'The Finishing Touch'
- Sajit Greene, MA '94, Soul coach blends astrology and art
- Stephen Marchione, BA '90, creates guitars that are masterpieces
- Roslyn Weiss, MA '09, 'Boulder-made Little Elf is all-natural cleanser'
- Tatiana Sifri, BA '99, MA '02, co-presents general interest session "A Collaborative Approach to Addressing Mental
Health at Small Campus-Proactive and Reactive Protocols"
- Jennifer Milligan, MFA '07, 'Milligan leaves theater behind, embraces blues'
- Eliza Ladd, MFA '08, A Moving Career
- Rachel Weaver, MFA '10, 'Point of Inspiration' Southeast landscape provides catalyst for first two novels
- Kirsten Wilson , MFA '06, Motus Theater director and creator of "Do You Know Who I Am?" named one of Boulder
Weekly's People of the Year"
- Bao Nguyen, MA '06, 'Takes the Helm in Garden Grove'
- Samuel Jablon, BA '09, "Word: Play" Review in Wall Street International
- Gleason Bauer, MFA '07, Winner of 2014 True West Award
- Will Horowitz, Spotlight in Tricycle Magazine
- Seth Lepore, BA '97, "takes on success, religion with his sincere and absurd humor"
- Marissa Perel, BA '08, 'More Than Just a Piece of Sky' Examines Queer Identity
- Audri Williams, MA '04, Unity Day speaker at Lycoming College
- Tim Hernandez, BA '07, First place in the 2014 Latino International Book Conference
- Joanna Wright, MFA '10, A Chat on Sky Candy's COSMICOMICS
- Christopher W. White, MFA '03, Joe Estlack, and Denmo Ibrahim, MFA '03, Mugwumpin Marks 10 Years
- Iggy Ladden, BA '11, Windy City Times 30 Under 30 to be honored
- Michael D'Alessandro, MFA '08, Northwind Arts Center hires executive director
- Matthew Bellows, BA '92, The Highs And Lows Of The Startup Game
- Coryander Friend, BA '00, Cosmic L.A. Style: Coryander Friend & Parachute Market
- Robert Harper, BA ’07, Acting Superintendent at Riverview Psychiatric Center
- Jeff Thompson, MA '06, Triumphant return to music
- Nicole Rodriguez, BA ’99, and Claire Duplantier, BA ’02, celebrate the fifth anniversary of their interdisciplinary artistic venture Subterranean
- Carrie Brown , MFA ’08, and Karim Muasher, MFA ’08, Petunia and Chicken Set for FRGID
- Merete Mueller, MA '07, Documentary "Tiny: A Story About Living Small"
- Jay Valentine, MA ’04, A Journey to Fairfield
- Beth White and Lorrie Monte, UC ‘83, Share Vision for Trillium Performing Arts Collective
- Jonathan Siegrist, BA ’09, Featured rock climber in J-Star
- Edith Stone, MA ’97, Celtic Festival Honors Spiritual Woman of Mystery
- Chaunesti Webb, MFA ’09, “I Love My Hair” returns to Manbites Dog Theater
- Chloe Watkins, Jake O’Neal, Eli Mueller, Neil Sullivan, Perform as Boulder Band Intuit
- Pirooz Kalayeh, MFA '03, Releases new film Brad Warner's Hardcore Zen
- Christopher Luna, MFA '99, Clark County poet laureate promotes love of literary arts
- Gregory Alan Isakov, BA ’03, Talks Life, Music and His Classical Move
- Andy Sethi, MA ’12, A Journey of Many Paths: Stories of LGBT Religious Lives in Colorado
- Eric Wilden, MDiv ’06, Serves as Executive Director at My Way
- Andrew McConathy, Talks Psychedelic Honky-tonk Orchestra
- Megan DiBello, MFA ’10, Poetry Teachers NYC Gathers National Artists for Performance
- Deborah Sica, MFA ’02, Albany: New Head Librarian Makes Community Foremost
Read about the lives of our alumni in the spring 2014 issue of Naropa Magazine: Alumni Notes.