Winter 2009

Family Vs. Work: Do You Really Have to Choose?

By Lisa Wlodarski Romano ’89   The Quarterly arrives. I open to the class notes, and sigh. Another mother of three gets a promotion at her multinational corporation. Or publishes a book. Or lands a tenure-track professorship. Should I write in? Nah. I do Suzuki…... » Read more

Sally Mangum ’82: Calligrapher by Appointment to H.M. the Queen

Calligrapher Sally Mangum has a way with words—she makes them beautiful, and surrounds the letter forms with richly colored designs. And she does this for some of the most prestigious customers in the world, including the British Lord Chamberlain’s office. As holder of a “royal…... » Read more

Music That Speaks for Itself: Zeb Bangash ’04 Is Half of Pakistan’s Hottest Pop Duo

Mubarik Ali Khan, a top classical Indian music vocalist, showed little enthusiasm when Zeb Bangash ’04 was introduced to him as a possible student in 1999. However, after her first lesson—a test run taking Bangash through basic scales to gauge her voice and musical sense—his…... » Read more