Aspetto Founders Make Forbes’ 30 Under 30 List

As this issue of the UMW Magazine came off the press, Forbes magazine named Aspetto founders Abbas Haider and Rob Davis to its 30 Under 30 list. In honoring Haider and Davis, Forbes noted their Mary Washington roots.   … [Read more...]

Grads Embraced Computers, Found Career Success

Eva Teng Marcus worked at David Taylor Naval Research and Development Center, where she used Fortran programming to aid research into the motion and noise of Navy ships. She stayed home while her three daughters were young, then updated her computer skills through community college classes and resumed her career. She created computerized systems to capture and archive inspection reports for the Maryland Department of the Environment. Marcus passed away in 2015. Marilyn “Marty” Spigel Sedoff started her career with IBM in Richmond. She earned an MBA in 1980. Today she lives in Edina, Minnesota, where her career included computer programming, systems analysis, and computer consulting. She retired as an IT project director in the financial services industry. Terry Caruthers started her career at a Bell Labs subsidiary, Bellcomm Inc., a company formed to advise NASA Headquarters in the mission of getting a man on the moon. There she learned to program computers using the Fortran … [Read more...]