After Manchester

After Manchester - Notable MU Alumni

Amos Rodriguez '04

Cast member of "Alone" reality TV show.

Randy Dormans '92

A supervising producer at DreamWorks Animation.
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Stan Hooley '80

The executive director of the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race.

Sarah Kurtz ’79

Received the prestigious 2007 Dan David Prize for her “exceptional and profound contributions” to the field of photovoltaic energy.

Phil Keiser ’78

(deceased) Former CEO of Culver’s, a franchised chain of more than 500 restaurants with $1 billion in systemwide sales.

Jerry Sweeten ’75

The 2009 Indiana Professor of the Year, honored for his dedication to preparing students to solve problems through knowledge, compassion for others and keen awareness of Earth’s life support systems.

Marcia Sowles '72

Serves as a trial attorney with the U.S. Department of Justice in Washington, D.C.

Jane Henney '69 

First woman commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration. 

Mike Emrick ’68

Emmy-winning NHL hockey announcer.

Gene Likens '57

Discovered the existence of acid rain in North America.

Max Bechtold '35

(deceased) Designed scratch-resistant plastics and held more than 41 patents.

Roy Plunkett '32

(deceased)Discovered Teflon.

Paul Flory '31

(deceased) Earned the Nobel Prize in polymer chemistry.

Andrew Cordier ’22

(deceased) Helped draft the founding charter of the United Nations.

Dan West ’17

(deceased) Founded Heifer International, dedicated to relieving hunger and poverty. 

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