Scholars in the News

The editor and webmaster make every effort to be as inclusive as possible when noting Rhodes Scholars and Oxonians in the news. Many items listed here may also be published in the "For The Record" section of the print edition of The American Oxonian. Notices for web and print listings of scholars in the news may be sent to

Nick Allard (New York and Merton 1974) selected as founding dean of Jacksonville University College of Law

Nnenna Lynch (New York and St. John's 1993) selected as the next NYRR Chairwoman of the Board

Navy Vice Adm. Stuart B. Munsch (North Dakota and Hertford 1985) appointed to the grade of admiral, and assignment as commander, U.S. Naval Forces, Europe; commander, U.S. Naval Forces, Africa; and commander, Allied Joint Forces Command, Naples, Italy.

Heather Long (Pennsylvania & Balliol, 2004) Joins The Washington Post Opinions Section

Heather Long will be joining the Opinions section as an editorial writer and columnist, focusing on economic policy, the future of work and other topics.

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