50th Anniversary Events

SIG’s 50th Anniversary is upon us!  Please click on the link below for a short video about SIG and its legacy:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-Aq7k7xUMB4&feature=youtu.be

 

See below for information on the 50th Anniversary Reception, Speaker Series, andRegional Kick-off Reunions

Events are sponsored by Stanford Associates

50th Anniversary Reception

On Wednesday, June 19th 2013 at 7:00pm SIG will host a capstone 50th anniversary event  in Washington, D.C. Relying on alumni connections forged over the next year, the 50th anniversary reception will involve SIG and SIG Fellowship alumni, SIG Fellowship funders and endowers, notable faculty, SIG students, and SIG friends. All are welcome to attend at no charge. RSVP for the reception here!

 

Look Who’s Coming!

So far, the following people have confirmed their attendance on June 19th

Aaron Jackson

Adam Adler

Adam Isen

Adam Wang-Levine

Adrienne Pon

Ahmed Calvo

AJ Sugarman

Akshai Baskaran

Albie Lau

Allison Brown

Alonford Robinson

Amanda Mendoza

Amasia Zargarian

Amy Dawson

Amy Kovac-Ashley

Amy Kroll

Amy Marx

An Luong

Analissa Dimen Kiss

Anamaria RomeroLozada

Andrea Fuller

Andrew Blotky

Andrew Weis

Andy Nguyen

Andy Parker

Anirudh Reddy

Anna Blue

Archana Pasupuleti

Ari Ratner

Ariel Zajdband

Armin Rosencranz

Avi Tuschman

Barbara Brown

Barbara Tyran

Barry Fischer

Beth Ross

Bill Abrams

Bob Mathew

Brent Weil

Britt Ehrhardt

C. Natalie Lui Duncan

Carl Owens

Carlos Pascual

Cary Kadlecek

Catherine Milton

Cathy Wu

Charles Hokanson

Charlotte Band

Chloe Stier

Chris Maloney

Christopher Shinkman

Chuck Ludlam

Claudia Aranda

Constance Whiteside

Corinne Thomas

Courtney Hacker

Cynthia Liao

Cynthia Soneda

Danni Downing

Danny Crichton

Darren Handoko

David Arulanantham

David Louk

David Sigur

David Tarantino

Diana Banks

Diana Csank

Diane Charnov

Drew Lyon

Elise Timtim

Elizabeth Brody

Elle Stuart

Emma Ogiemwanye

Eric Del Rosario

Eric Knudson

Erin Dexter

Fernando Sanchez

Fiorella Villar

Flora Wang

Garima Sharma

Garry Tyran

Gary Rosen

Gautam Raghavan

Gina Lagomarsino

Gloria Kim

Golda Philip

Greg Stillman

Hazel Feigenblatt

Heather Hargreaves

Henry Ishitani

Ivan Marquez

Jack Chu

Jack Wang

Jaclyn Le

James Sherman

Jana Persky

Jason Chavez

Jason Snyder

Jeanne Halleck

Jeanne Iannucci

Jeff Giesea

Jenna Nicholas

Jennifer Bullock

Jesse Sandoval

Jessica Lee

Jim Sherman

Jinny Stern

Joanna Chin

John Gustafson

John Lipsky

John Smithson

John Timtim

Jonathan Elkin

Jonathan Lee

Jono Bentley

Julia Alexander

Julia Hirsch Wedekind

Julia Spiegel

Julie Kennedy

Kaeche Liburd

Kat Pfleeger

Kate Leary

Kate Morton

Katherine Lee

Katie McKeon

Keith Norton

Keith Rutter

Kim Truong

Krista Bailey

Laura Yu

lauren faber

Lauren Felice

Lauren Wechsler

Lauryn Williams

Leshika Samarasinghe

Lillian Bowie-Singh

Lina Hidalgo

Linda Krueger

Lisa Haley

Logan Richard

Lorraine Huang Tong

Luis Vertiz

Margaret New

Margot Swank

Mark Cuson

Mark Michael

Matt Spence

Matt Squeri

Matthew Colford

Matthew Cordova

May Chiang

Megan Fogarty

Meredith Wheeler

Michael Chaitkin

Michael Chen

Mick Lerner

Mike Laris

Mona Tekchandani

Morton Posner

Nahid Samsami

Nancy Shapiro

Natalie Duncan

Nick Bourke

Nikhil Joshi

Nina Robertson

Noura Elfarra

Olga Medina

Oscar Wong

Otis Reid

Peter Davidson

Peter Hong

Quinn Walker

Rachel Turow

Ram Sachs
Randall Yim

Rex Bullinger

Richard Livingston

Roopal Saran

Ryan Thompson

Salil Dudani

Sam Abrams

Samuel Girvin

Sandy Reback

Sara Timtim

Sarah Flamm

Sarah Hess

Scott Hartley

Seth Silverman

Sharon Mann

Smeeta Ramarathnam

Sonia Mittal

Sophie Wiepking-Brown

Stefan Norgaard

Stephanie Johnson

Steve Krauss

Susan Cooper Bogucki

Susan Prager

Suzanne Abel

Tarun Chhabra

Theodore Andrews

Thom Flohr

Thomas Gross

Thomas Schnaubelt

Thomas Tobin

Tim McManus

Tyler Kirtley

Valentin Bolotnyy

Victor Luong

Victor Marsh

Victoria Wee

Warren Ferris

Wendi Chiong

William Abrams

William Butler

William Pegram

Woof Kurtzman

Yolanda Townsend

Zachary Moffatt

 

Hotel suggestions near the National Building Museum

Fairfield Inn and Suites

500 H Street Northwest

Washington, DC 20001

(202) 289-5959

 

Hotel Monaco

700 F Street Northwest

Washington, DC 20004

(202) 628-7177

 

Hyatt Regency Capitol Hill

400 New Jersey Avenue Northwest

Washington, DC 20001

(202) 737-1234

 

 

 

 

Anniversary Speaker Series 

Alumni and students from around the world are able to connect to these speaker events on campus, which are streamed as online webinars. 
Chuck Ludlam ’67- The World of Public Policy, Advocacy, and Lobbying
Bruce Cain- Analyzing the 2012 elections
Bill Abrams ’76-The current Supreme Court term and the leading cases the Court will decide in the coming year 
Capri Cafaro ’97-Affordable Healthcare Act/Entering state politics
Julia Wedekind ’60 and SIG alumni from the 60s- Things I wish they’d told me/ memories from SIG in the 60s (Sunday, February 24th, 12:00pm PST)
Racy Ming ’97, MA ’98- Working in local government (Thursday, April 11th, 12:00pm PST)
Sign up for more information
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Regional Kick-off Reunions

Valentin (Val) Bolotnyy and Zev Karlin-Neumann (’11) are hosting a kick-off reunion in Washington, DC. for local alumni
Date: Thursday, May 30th, 2013
Time: 7-11pm
Address: 1860 Wyoming Ave. NW, # 4, Washington, DC 20009
Contact Valentin Bolotnyy, valen909 “at” gmail.com, to RSVP and with any questions
Sign up for more information

 

Course Without Quizzes

Prof. Larry Diamond moderated a wonderful Course Without Quizzes event on Friday, October 5 on “Public Service and the Renewal of the American Democracy” with SIG alumni Gretchen Welch ’78 (Olympic Coordinator, US Embassy London, Department of State), Gary Rosen ’88 (Weekend Editor, Wall Street Journal), and Michael Ortiz ’05 (Executive Office of the President, White House) (pictured above).

 

Please contact Lina Hidalgo, SIG Vice Chair of Expansion, with any questions at linah@stanford.edu

Photo credit: Joy Leighton, Haas Center for Public Service