WEST COAST LEADERSHIP
Greetings from the West Coast Region! Although we are geographically furthest from HWS, the number of students attending HWS and the number of alums relocating to the West Coast continues to grow. We encourage our regional alumnae and alumni to stay connected with the Colleges by attending events throughout the year and supporting admissions and career services.
2016-2017 West Coast Donor Participation Goal 25%
(Alumnae, Alumni, & Parents)
West Coast News
Colleges Mourn Yates '55, P'78
Renowned automotive journalist, racecar driver and cultural icon Brock W. Yates '55, P'78 passed away on Oct. 5 at the age of 82. Celebrated for his participatory approach to journalism, Yates was the founder of and sole participant in the inaugural Cannonball Baker Sea-to-Shining-Sea Memorial Trophy Dash, more commonly known as the Cannonball Run. After chronicling the 41-hour, 2,863-mile cross-... More >>
Spotlighting Education with Chegg
Through an internship with the educational-tech leader Chegg, aspiring entrepreneur Sam Solomon '17 has bolstered his business savvy with newfound confidence and honed his marketing skills. Chegg, which is overseen by President and CEO Daniel L. Rosensweig '83, specializes in online textbook rentals, homework help, online tutoring, and scholarship and internship matching. At the company's Santa C... More >>
Platoni '74 to Receive IVAT Award
Ret. Col. Katherine T. Platoni '74 will receive the 2016 IVAT Returning Veterans Resiliency in Response to Trauma Award at the 21st International Summit on Violence, Abuse & Trauma in San Diego, Calif. A national expert in treating Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and a Colonel who has served for more than 35 years in active and Army Reserve status, Platoni developed combat stress contr... More >>
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