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Graduates on tap to be successful brewers

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Patty Spinelli got tired of her son, Chris, and his friend, Jon Mervine, wasting the day away on her living room couch. So she bought a home brewing kit to give them something to do.

That was in 2009 and now Chris Spinelli ’08, ’09 (economics, MBA) and Mervine ’07 (economics) are ... more »


N.Y.C. alumni navigate the news

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In an age where information is delivered in an instant, journalists can’t make mistakes.

“Everything depends on credibility,” says Tom Curley ’77, president and CEO of The Associated Press. “If you have credibility, you can charge a premium.”

Curley, who in January announced plans to retire, was a panelist at “Navigating the News ... more »