DEI, Alumni

“We Shall Overcome”: Interlochen alumnus recalls marching on Washington with Martin Luther King Jr. in 1963

Damon Richard Evans, a successful actor and singer, looks back on his involvement with the struggle for civil rights.

Sleeping Bear Dunes Junior trip 2016

Sleeping Bear Dunes and Maddy Gras: Interlochen Arts Camp traditions provide students with friendships, memories for years to come

Camp staff share their favorite activities and traditions, some dating back to Arts Camp’s founding in 1928.

NBC News Correspondent Josh Lederman (IAC 00-01, IAA 02-03) won the 2022 News & Documentary Emmy Award for Outstanding Live Breaking News Coverage for NBC's coverage of the Jan. 6, 2021, attack on the U.S. Capitol.

Collin Baja (IAA 01-04) was one of two actors who portray "Sven the Reindeer" in the national tour of Frozen the Musical. Baja recently shared a behind-the-scenes glimpse of how the character comes to life through the assistance of a 50-pound puppet.

Nic Weinfeld (IAC 09, IAA 10-12) was recently named one of Forbes’ “30 under 30” in the Marketing & Advertising category. Weinfeld and his creative agency Five to Sixty recently won a 2022 Bronze Cannes Lion and a 2022 Ad Agency Creative award for their work for Popeyes.

In Memoriam

All In Memoriam

Pamela White Hadas (IAC 62-64) passed away on June 22, 2022.

Deborah Kaska (IAC/NMC 50-51, 53-56; IAC St 59) of Goleta, California, passed away on Dec. 27, 2022.

Mary Anne Nieuwenhuis (IAC/NMC 58-63, 66; IAA 63-68; UNIV 70; IAC St 68-69, 71-73) of Flint, MIchigan, passed away on Dec. 17, 2022.

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