Bradley King has received the 2019 Tony Award for Lighting Design for his work on the musical Hadestown – his second in in three years. You can watch his acceptance speech here. Returning to Gilman in 2017 to present the Mountcastle Lecture, he noted that he got his start in theatre on the very stage on which he was being interviewed.
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Maryland first baseman Maxwell Costes '18 has been named Big Ten Freshman of the Year. Max was also named in the All-Big Ten first team. Read more in this Baltimore Sun article. Congratulations Max!
Will Rosenfield '14 is the second golfer to earn back-to-back Golfer of the Year honors since 2000-01.
Ryan Isaac '94 shares insights about the future of artificial intelligence in "over the top" advertising (i.e., over the top of your cable box/service) gleamed from Interactive Day San Diego. Read Ryan's article titled, "Fundamentals of OTT Advertising Ignite the Evolution of Interactive," here.
Mike Lwin '01 talks about the relevancy of Facebook outside of the US.
Join the Gilman community in congratulating Ryan!
Here's an example of the power of the Gilman network: Leonard Frenkil, Jr. ‘81, Mark Caplan ‘76 (not pictured) and William Bradley ‘04 are among the senior partners who have launched a property management company, WPM MidSouth Multifamily.
Gilman alumni mentors graduating seniors during senior encounters.
Ayende is currently ranked as the #6 Freshman Long Jumper in the country.
Retired Army Gen. John Nicholson ‘75, the longest-serving commander in America's longest war in Afghanistan, now heads the PenFed Foundation, where he will take the lead in plans to launch a Women's VEIP (Veteran Entrepreneur Investment Program) to "bridge the gap of investment capital to female veteran entrepreneurs by providing funding … [and] female representation in the investment process."
The University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law honored Marcus Wang '00 as the winners of this year’s Star Award at the Alumni Honors Banquet on Thursday, April 11.
Mac Ford, Henry Galleher, and Alexander "Sandy" Brown, all Class of 1981, got together recently. The three former lacrosse teammates caught up in Denver, CO, where Henry lives and where Sandy's league – Major League Lacrosse – has a franchise. Click here to compare the current photo with an archival picture of the three back in 1981.
Andy Matthews '15 is the focus of this profile in The Daily Tar Heel. The UNC lacrosse player ranks second on the team for goals this season, and has lead the team in assists the past two years. He started in all of the games in both the 2017 and 2018 seasons, with 2017 being a ACC championship win for the Tar Heels.
Dan Diamond ’98 and Andrew Schapiro ‘01 addressed the Upper School in March for the 38th Annual H.K. Douglas Cotton Memorial Lecture.
Three members of the Class of 2010 – J.D. Kameen, Jay Brooks, and Andrew Mighty – have completed Pacific Blitz, a two-week amphibious exercise with Marines on and off the coast of California. They are shown here with a Mine Resistant Ambush Protected Vehicle.
The JV Lacrosse Team invited noted Sports Psychiatrist Arman Taghizadeh '95 to campus in early March to do a session on mental skills training, which addresses performance anxiety and pre-game preparation. Learn more.
Gilman wrestling fans who tuned into the ACC Championships on ESPN online over the weekend may have recognized a familiar face.
Mitchell Whiteman '94 has joined the Baltimore office of William Blair, an investment bank. Subscribers can read the full story about the group's move in the Baltimore Business Journal or learn about Mitchell's career path here.
Navy freshman Derrick Thompson '18 was named the Patriot League Male Tennis Player of the Week for the second time this season. The Mids' No. 2 singles player, Derrick's record stands at 9-1 in singles and 7-2 in doubles. Here's more from the Navy Sports website.