Magnet Alumni News: Fall 2020

Pandemic News:
Recent Scientific Publications:
  • Forbes Graham '95 will perform in a November concert via videoconference: The Disappearance of Music
  • David Andalman '97 started a podcast about catching breaks in film and TV (
  • Cynthia Addai-Robinson '98 is starring in a new film, Always and Forever, set for release in November (Essence)
  • Lynn Favin '01 was in the cast of an online production of Henry VI, part two (The Show Must Go Online)
  • Alison Cardy '02 is a career coach who hosts her own podcast, To a Billion With Joy, now in its third season.
  • Abigail Fraeman '05 was interviewed about the NASA Curiosity rover's exploration of Vera Ridge (wemartians)
Political Analysis/Commentary:
  • Allison Arai is an MD/PhD student at the University of Maryland School of Medicine in Baltimore and just completed her PhD in Neuroscience.
  • Wenjing Chen is a first year resident in Internal Medicine Residency at Case Western Reserve University/University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center.
  • Ozzie Aery Fallick and Emily Aery Jones were married in 2017 and live in Palo Alto, California. Ozzie is a software engineer at Wing Aviation, and Emily is a Postdoctoral Fellow in Neurobiology at Stanford University.
  • Pin-Joe Ko finished his PhD in biology at Stanford (dissertation published in Cell Chemical Biology), and is working at SyntheX, a biotech startup in San Francisco.
  • Yifan Li does science, having finished his PhD at UC Berkeley.
  • Li Ma graduated from the University of Illinois with a degree in Computer Engineering and moved to Austin, Texas, where he does CPU design for ARM.
  • Urja Mittal is working as an attorney in Washington, D.C., having just finished up a judicial clerkship in San Francisco.
  • Sanjeev Muralidharan is moving to Seattle, working with Amazon Air.
  • Elizabeth Partan is defending her PhD in human genetics at Johns Hopkins, and is moving into science communication.
  • Kristen Rosano is in her last year of pediatrics residency at Washington University in St. Louis.
  • Eric Wan is the Chief Operating Officer of Whole Systems Healthcare, having obtained his MPH and MBA from Johns Hopkins.
  • Jenny Zhang is a first-year pathology resident at the University of Arizona in Tucson.
  • Chenyu Zhao is a software engineer at Google.
  • Xinyi Zhou finished their Ph.D. in the joint UCB-UCSF bioengineering program and is now working at a Bay Area medtech codevelopment company, Triple Ring Technologies.
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