18 Notable alumni of
Rowan University

Rowan University is 1616th in the world, 575th in North America, and 540th in the United States by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 18 notable alumni from Rowan University sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. Patti Smith

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    Patti Smith
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1946-.. (age 75)
    Occupations
    singer-songwriterpoetvisual artisthuman rights activistwriter
    Biography

    Patricia Lee Smith is an American singer-songwriter, musician, author, and poet who became an influential component of the New York City punk rock movement with her 1975 debut album Horses.

  2. Robert Hegyes

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    Robert Hegyes
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1951-2012 (aged 61)
    Occupations
    actorstage actortelevision actor
    Biography

    Robert Bruce Hegyes was an American actor best known for his portrayal of high school student Juan Epstein on the 1970s American sitcom Welcome Back, Kotter and as detective Manny Esposito on the 1980s American crime drama Cagney & Lacey.

  3. Shaun T

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    Shaun T
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1978-.. (age 43)
    Occupations
    personal trainer
    Biography

    Shaun T is an American fitness trainer. He is best known for his home fitness programs for adults and children which include T25, Insanity, Hip-Hop Abs, Cize and Let's Get Up!.

  4. Michael Iaconelli

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    Michael Iaconelli
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1972-.. (age 49)
    Occupations
    athlete
    Biography

    Michael Iaconelli, also known as Mike and by his nickname "Ike", is a professional bass fisherman, television personality, and podcast show host from Pittsgrove Township, New Jersey. Iaconelli competes on Major League Fishing. As of February 11, 2019, Mike's career tournament winnings with B.A.S.S. were $2,500,205, which includes 7 wins. Iaconelli's major accomplishments include the longest active streak of Bassmaster Classic qualifications with 17 consecutive appearances, the 2017 Major League Fishing Summit Cup Champion, 2003 Bassmaster Classic champion, as well as the 2006 Toyota Tundra Angler of the Year. Iaconelli is the only angler to have won the Bassmaster Classic, Bassmaster Angler of the Year and B.A.S.S. Nation Championship.

  5. Evan Edinger

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    Evan Edinger
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1990-.. (age 31)
    Occupations
    YouTuber
    Biography

    Evan Edinger is an American-British YouTuber based in London, England.

  6. Betty Castor

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    Betty Castor
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1941-.. (age 80)
    Occupations
    teacherpolitician
    Biography

    Betty Castor is an American educator and former politician and elected officeholder. Castor was elected to the Florida Senate and as Florida Education Commissioner, and she subsequently served as the President of the University of South Florida, and President of the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards.

  7. Billy Lange

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    Billy Lange
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1972-.. (age 49)
    Occupations
    basketball playerbasketball coach
    Biography

    William Lange is an American college basketball coach, currently the men's head coach at Saint Joseph's University. He was previously an assistant head coach with the Philadelphia 76ers. Prior to joining the 76ers, he was the associate head coach at Villanova University and head coach of the Navy Midshipmen.

  8. Dorte Mandrup

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    Dorte Mandrup
    Born in
    Denmark Flag Denmark
    Years
    1961-.. (age 60)
    Occupations
    architect
    Biography

    Dorte Mandrup-Poulsen is a Danish architect. Founder and Creative Director of the architectural practice Dorte Mandrup Arkitekter A/S that has approximately 60 employees. The practice is based in Copenhagen, Denmark and is behind several internationally acclaimed buildings.

  9. Dan Baker

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    Dan Baker
    Years
    1946-.. (age 75)
    Occupations
    sports journalist
    Biography

    Dan Baker is an American public address announcer best known for many years as the voice of Veterans Stadium, Lincoln Financial Field, and Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia.

  10. Kenneth Lacovara

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    Kenneth Lacovara
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1961-.. (age 60)
    Occupations
    paleontologist
    Biography

    Kenneth John Lacovara is an American paleontologist and geologist at Rowan University and fellow of the Explorers Club, known for the discovery of the titanosaurian dinosaur Dreadnoughtus and his involvement in the discovery and naming of the giant sauropod dinosaur Paralititan, as well as his work applying 3D printing technology to paleontology. Lacovara is the founder of the Edelman Fossil Park of Rowan University in Mantua Township, New Jersey and a TED speaker. He is author of the general-audience book, Why Dinosaurs Matter (2017), for which he received a Nautilus Book Award. Additionally, he serves as Paleontology Fellow of the Academy of Natural Sciences. He is a recipient of the Explorers Club Medal, the highest honor bestowed by The Explorers Club.

  11. Janet Hamill

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    Janet Hamill
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1945-.. (age 76)
    Occupations
    poetwriter
    Biography

    Janet Hamill is an American poet and spoken word artist. Her poem "K-E-R-O-U-A-C" was nominated for a Pushcart Prize, and her fifth collection, titled Body of Water, was nominated for the William Carlos Williams Award by the Poetry Society of America. Her first collection of short fiction, titled Tales from the Eternal Cafe (Three Rooms Press, 2014), was named one of the "Best Books of 2014" by Publisher's Weekly.

  12. Kyle Cassidy

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    Kyle Cassidy
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1966-.. (age 55)
    Occupations
    photographer
    Biography

    Kyle Cassidy is an American photographer and videographer who lives in West Philadelphia. He holds a BA in English from Rowan University, and also holds an MCSE. He is the author of the book Armed America: Portraits of Gun Owners in Their Homes.

  13. Vince Mazzeo

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    Vince Mazzeo
    Years
    1964-.. (age 57)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Vincent Mazzeo is an American Democratic Party politician who has served in the New Jersey General Assembly since January 14, 2014, representing the 2nd Legislative District.

  14. Jamie Ginn

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    Jamie Ginn
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1982-.. (age 39)
    Occupations
    beauty pageant contestantchemical engineer
    Biography

    Jamie Ginn was Miss Delaware 2006 and competed in the Miss America 2007 competition, which was won by Lauren Nelson of Oklahoma.

  15. Jim Cook Jr

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    Jim Cook Jr
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1987-.. (age 34)
    Occupations
    newspaper editoreditor
    Biography

    Jim Cook Jr. is an American writer and actor who served in the United States Army. In 2012, Cook ran a successful election campaign by only using social media.

  16. Michael John Trotta

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    Michael John Trotta
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1978-.. (age 43)
    Occupations
    composer
    Biography

    Michael John Trotta is an American musical composer and conductor. He has appeared at Carnegie Hall three times since 2014.

  17. Neal Asbury

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    Neal Asbury
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1957-.. (age 64)
    Occupations
    businessperson
    Biography

    Neal Asbury is Chief Executive of The Legacy Companies. An advocate of entrepreneurship and free enterprise, he hosts the nationally syndicated talk radio show Neal Asbury's Truth for America (now Neal Asbury's Made in America).

  18. Donald Gallinger

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    Donald Gallinger
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1953-.. (age 68)
    Occupations
    novelist
    Biography

    Donald Nelson Gallinger is an American writer. He is the author of several novels. His most recent work, The Master Planets (2008), which received strong reviews in Booklist, Jewish Book World, and ForeWord Magazine, tells the story of one Polish partisan fighter’s savagery during World War II and its devastating effects on her American family years later. Centering on the fictional woman’s teenage son, a Rock & Roll wunderkind, the novel seeks to show how the unknown past can reach into the unwary present and alter it forever.