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COMtalk is a publication for alumni, parents and friends of the Boston University College of Communication. Please write to College of Communication, Boston University, 640 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA 02215; call 617-353-3450; or email comalum@bu.edu.

Dean
Tom Fiedler (’71)

Assistant Dean, Development & Alumni Relations
Steve Schaefer

Strategic Marketing & Communication Manager
Kim Relick

Fall 2014 Issue

Editor
Julie Rattey

Contributing Writers
Rich Barlow, Lara Ehrlich (UNI’03), Dean Tom Fiedler (’71), Amy Laskowski (’12), John O’Rourke, Madeline Rae (’14, CAS’14), Kat Sorensen (’14), Andrew Thurston

Principal Designer
Stephanie Paul Testa (CFA’04)

Web Designer
Damien Garcia

Produced by Boston University Marketing & Communications

Cover photo of Morgan Tripi (’17) by Gina Manning

Spring 2014 Issue

Editor
Julie Rattey

Contributing Writers
Lara Ehrlich (UNI’03), Honah Liles (’14), Andrew Thurston, Jessica Ullian (GRS’09)

Principal Designer
Lee Caulfield

Web Designer
Damien Garcia

Produced by the Creative Services department of Boston University Marketing & Communications.

Cover photos: BU Photography; Kalman Zabarsky (Bagwell); Fred Sway (Lubars); Snickers–“Betty White” ad image courtesy of BBDO

Summer 2013 Issue

Editor
Julie Rattey

Contributing Writers
Rich Barlow, Lara Ehrlich (UNI’03), Leslie Friday (’07), Rachel Johnson (MET’11), Dick Lehr, Gerard O’Neill (’70), Susan Seligson (’80), Andrew Thurston, Bill Wheatley (’70)

Principal Designer
Stephanie Paul (CFA’04)

Web Designer
Damien Garcia

Produced by the Creative Services department of Boston University Marketing & Communications.

Cover story banner image by Photo Researchers, Getty Images

Fall/Winter 2012 Issue

Editor
Patrick L. Kennedy (’04)

Contributing Writers
Rich Barlow, Chris Faraone (’06), Rachel Johnson (MET’11), Amy Laskowski (’13), Ashley Lisenby (’13), Susan Seligson, Dustin Supa, Andrew Thurston

Principal Designer
Stephanie Paul (CFA’04)