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Alumni In The News – Summer 2021

Alumni in the News: Edith Miller Moscou ’40

From the New York Post; (Edith Miller Moscou ’40, far right)
Edith Miller Moscou ’40 (mother of Ellen Moscou ’63 Co) recently celebrated her 100th birthday at her retirement community at Atria West 86 in New York City. 

Moscou was born and raised in Brooklyn, and worked in her husband’s law office. In several interviews highlighting her centenary birthday, Edith shared her advice. She suggested that, “everyone should stay active in whatever they can because by doing so, they will be able to enjoy the years that are coming.” She also suggested that each person “make the best of each day”. 

We are happy to hear of her happy life, and celebrate this Packer family! 

For full coverage you can read the following articles: 
Fox 5 NY: “3 NYC besties celebrate their 100th birthdays together”
New York Post: “Three NYC best friends turn 100 years old in the same week”

Alumni in the News: Eric Lee ’11

Eric Lee is an award-winning photographer, who has been featured in The Atlantic, Bloomberg, The Intercept, National Geographic, New York Magazine, The New Yorker, NPR, ProPublica, Reuters, Wired, and others. 

Eric told his family's story alongside his photographs in a recent NPR piece.

“For the last year, my ngin ngin (grandmother) and ye ye (grandfather) were confined to their two-story home to protect themselves from COVID-19. It felt strange to ring their doorbell and walk into where I spent many days after preschool. While it felt so familiar, it was also so different.”

— Eric Lee ’11
in “If Hate Is A Virus, There Is No Vaccine:
Asian Photographers Speak Out”

Read the full piece and view another recent feature of his work, both via NPR.

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