Class Elections

Jerry Chan Class Notes

Classmates, It was great to see so many of you for our Reunions Zoom Picture on Wednesday. As we quickly approach our 20th, we also need to elect class officers.The four elected positions are: President: The president is primarily responsible for promoting class unity and spirit, and administering class business. The president is often the main link between the class, …

Nicholas A. Freitag ’01

Jerry Chan Class Notes, In Memoriam

He was simply the best of us. NICHOLAS A FREITAG ’01, age 34, beloved son of Jeffrey and Jane Freitag of Long Beach, died Tuesday, July 2, 2013 at Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn. He fought courageously to his last day against his incurable cancer, metastatic melanoma. A private family service was held, with cremation following, in Minnesota. Nick is survived …

Two-Minute Warning, Class of 2001!

Jerry Chan Class Notes

June 30 = FINAL DAY!  Click here to make your AG gift. Our team wants your name on the 2001 donor roll for our 10th campaign!  We hope you will consider making your gift TODAY.  Our Class Agents Connor Browne and Rob Holmes shared two exciting points with me: 1.  647 fellow classmates have already joined this year’s campaign – our …

Lewis Edward Cook III ’01

Jessica Walter Goski Class Notes, In Memoriam

LEWIS EDWARD COOK III ’01 Lewis died tragically March 6, 2011 after being struck by a drunk driver as he walked to his hotel in Vail, CO. He was 32. Lewis came to Princeton from San Francisco, where he was a four-time high school All-American swimmer. While at Princeton, Lewis majored in economics, graduating with honors. He played on the varsity water polo …

Ada B. Combes ’01

Bethany Gasperini Class Notes, In Memoriam

ADA B. COMBES Ada passed away on December 27, 2010 from complications of anorexia nervosa. Ada loved and cherished friends and family and yearned to make a difference in the world. While at Princeton, she started the local chapter of Oxfam America. She also participated in Urban Action, Tae Kwon Do, SVC, and activities with the Princeton Episcopal Church. She …

MacArthur Fellow 2010

John Dabiri Wins MacArthur Genius Award

Jerry Chan Class Notes

A big congratulations to John Dabiri who was named one of 23 MacArthur Fellows for 2010.  John is currently an Associate Professor of Aeronautics and Bioengineering at the California Institute of Technology, where his research revolves around the study of biological systems and their applications for improving engineering systems.  Visit the MacArthur Foundation’s website to read more about John’s research. …

VANESSA (KLIVECKA) MCKINLEY and Taylor McKinley (Williams ’00)

July Class Notes

Bethany Gasperini PAW Archives

Happy belated first anniversary to VANESSA (KLIVECKA) MCKINLEY and Taylor McKinley (Williams ’00), who were married May 16, 2009, in NYC. The couple resides in SF where Vanessa is a director at the Parthenon Group and Taylor is a product manager at Fortify Software. Tigers in attendance included: bridesmaids ANNE KELSEY, ALLISON BRAYTON, KIM (DASHER) TRIPP, and Maryam (Kamvar) Garrett …

Levitt-Fleischauer Wedding

May Class Notes

Bethany Gasperini PAW Archives

Plans are under way for our upcoming 10th reunion AG campaign! Class agents CONNOR BROWNE and ROB HOLMES are pleased to announce DEVON KEEFE WIBLE and HEATHER MCNAUGHT as our Special Gifts co-chairs, and JEN MECHLOWE KNOWLES as participation co-chair. Recruiting for both teams has begun, and the class is going to need many helping hands to make this effort …

The MBA Oath: Setting a Higher Standard for Business Leaders

Support Max Anderson’s Book, THE MBA OATH

Jerry Chan Class Notes

Congratulations to Max Anderson, whose book, The MBA Oath: Setting a Higher Standard for Business Leaders, will be coming out at the end of the month!  In The MBA Oath, he and co-author, Peter Escher, explore “whether business leaders should be more concerned about creating profit or creating value.” Keep an eye out for reviews of the book in The …

More April Babies and Weddings

Bethany Gasperini PAW Archives

BRIDGET WRIGHT is shown here (left) with her adorable tiger cub, Xavier Isaac Wright-Meeks, who was born Dec. 27, 2008. Little Xavier is being groomed for Princeton early, boasting first-year accomplishments of crawling at 5 1/2 months old and walking at 8! Princeton, here he comes! Congratulations to MARIE BASILE MCDANIEL, who married Alex McDaniel ’00 in Lake Tahoe on …