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Former Mercantile-Safe Deposit and Trust Company CEO H. Furlong "Baldy" Baldwin '50 has been recognized by the Baltimore Sun for his civic and philanthropic efforts with their inclusion in the 2020 Business and Civic Hall of Fame.
Walter "Wally" Pinkard, Jr. '69 and his wife Mary-Ann have been recognized by the Baltimore Sun for their numerous civic and philanthropic efforts with their inclusion in the 2020 Business and Civic Hall of Fame.
Sina Ekundayo '99 has been promoted to the senior-level officer grade of Commander (O-5) in the U.S. Navy.
David Shapiro '93, CEO of Mentor: The National Mentoring Partnership, talks with Ellen Mahoney on the popular podcast, Sea Change.
Justin Redd '01, an associate at Kramon & Graham, has been named in the inaugural edition of Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch.
Brendon Hudson '12, chef and creative force behind the luxury catering business, Liliahna, was featured on the popular restaurant industry podcast Holy Guacamole.
Former Division I wrestler and Johns Hopkins-trained psychiatrist Arman Taghizadeh '95, aka Dr. T, has launched "The Mindset Experience," a podcast that explores the relationship between thoughts, emotions, actions, and the dedication needed to handle setbacks and achieve success through conversations with elite performers.
Dr. Anthony Ferguson '10 has been named the Executive Director of Equity, Inclusion, and Diversity for West Des Moines Community Schools (WDMCS), and will begin the new position on August 17.
John Avirett '01, Matt Bressler '05, Peter Dischinger '03, Yale Hoffberg '11, Matt Novak '01, and Matt Salsbury '01 share their time and expertise with these younger Hounds.
Sam King '20 and Jack Stuzin '20 have been selected for the 2020 Under Armour All-America Senior Boys South Team. takeaway skills and stickwork, will attend Yale this fall. Please join the Gilman community in congratulating Sam and Jack for this honor.
Joe Battaglia '04 has been named the head football coach at Concordia Preparatory School in Towson, MD. But, this announcement is just part of the story.
This was going to be a big summer for Eno Umoh '04 and Austin Brown '05, founders of Global Air Media, whose Drone Academy uses drones to get kids interested in science, technology, engineering, art, and math careers. But, the pandemic forced them to rethink their summer camp. The result, Drone Camp in a Box, flips the paradigm, so rather than the kids coming to camp, they take the camp to the kids. Their goal is to provide 500 kids with a box, free of charge. To do this, they need to raise $62,500. Click here to read more and see a video of the story.
Reverend Chaz Howard '96 has been named the University of Pennsylvania's first-ever Vice President for Social Equity and Community.
Eric Bryant '88 has been appointed Chief of Staff to Congressman Kweisi Mfume (Maryland - 7th District), after successfully managing his most recent election campaign.
Jeff Seibert '04 and his team at Digits have closed a $22M Series B funding round and launched their free expense monitoring dashboard for small businesses under the premise that business finance should be immediately accessible and intuitive, not just large firms with big accounting departments.
Coming off his fifth MLL season and third season with the Chesapeake Bayhawks, making three playoff appearances, and receiving the 2019 Corum Players Choice Award, Ryan Tucker '11 has announced his retirement.
Dr. Edward Trusty, Jr. '91 has been named the interim head of school at St. Paul's School for Boys for the 2020–21 and 2021–22 school years.
Kevin Robbins '94, co-founder of the consulting firm Wolf Den Associates and the investment firm Blue Delta Capital Partners, has been recognized with the 2020 Wash100 Award for his active involvement in some of the major transactions in the government contracting space.
Politico reporter Dan Diamond '98 spoke with Terry Gross on the popular NPR radio program, Fresh Air, about the outbreak of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), the health impact of it, and the Trump administration's response to it.