Annie Nocenti (Art Education) was recently commissioned to help curate the Museum of Pop Culture’s Marvel exhibit in Seattle. “Marvel: Universe of Super Heroes” is the largest exhibition of superhero art and memorabilia mounted by a major museum in North America. Nocenti is currently working with artist David Aja on the new four-issue Dark Horse book, “The Seeds.”
Jason Gehlert (Communication Media) reports, “I am vice president for the Down Syndrome Association of the Hudson Valley. We adopted our daughter Cara who has Down syndrome when she was a baby and had to learn sign language to bridge the communication barrier. My work as V.P. is a rewarding one, reaching out to our community and families to assist them in learning more about the benefits of our association and the tools available to them as we all walk this journey together.” Gehlert is also a prolific author. His latest work, “Cinema,” is a short story horror collection that features a teenager with Down syndrome. All of his books are available on Amazon.
Casey Silvestri (Journalism) is an Associate Producer at NBC News. Silvestri had the opportunity to work for NBC News at the IBC (International Broadcast Center) in PyeongChang for the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in February. She researched athletes, cut competition footage, and prepared Snapchat segments for air. She also helped coordinate and film interview with over a dozen athletes.