Fellows of Jonathan Edwards

A (5) | B (13) | C (3) | D (2) | E (6) | F (7) | G (3) | H (11) | J (3) | K (3) | L (9) | M (5) | N (2) | O (2) | P (6) | R (4) | S (9) | T (4) | U (1) | W (9) | Z (1)

Dr. Lourdes Sabé


From Barcelona, Spain, she received her Teaching Degree and B.A. in Social Sciences from the Universitat de Barcelona. While finishing her studies there, she was awarded an Erasmus scholarship to study in Toulouse-Le Mirail, France. She has taught a range of language courses at Yale since 1994, and directed the Elementary Spanish course from 1999 to 2008. She completed her M.A in Spanish from S.C.S.U. in New Haven, CT, and her doctorate in Modern Languages at Middlebury College, VT, where her disertation was entitled “A New Feminine Vision in the Rural Short Stories of Emilia Pardo Bazán.” Her academic focus is nineteenth century Spanish Literature, and Wromen Writers of Spain. Also, she has been trained as an examiner in the ACTFL Oral Proficiency Interview System, and is interested in second language acquisition techniques. She does translation and interpretation work in English, Spanish, and Catalan. lourdes.sabe@yale.edu

Tom Sellar


Tom Sellar, an arts writer, journal editor, and performance curator, is Professor of Dramaturgy and Dramatic Criticism at Yale School of Drama. He is also Editor of Theater magazine, Yale’s international performance journal, and a frequent contributor to the Village Voice, the New York Times and other publications. Tom regularly attends all kinds of performances in New Haven, New York, and around the globe, and is always keen to hear about—or recommend—interesting events. A proud resident of Brooklyn, he is a frequent and enthusiastic traveler and enjoys meeting JE students from all parts of the world. thomas.sellar@yale.edu

Lorraine Siggins

Richard A. Silverman


Born and raised in Memphis, entered Yale & JE at 17, was an intramural athlete and printer in the JE Print Shop.  Withdrew after junior year.  Joined the Army, married Nancy, served in Military Intelligence in Germany, where daughter Melissa was born.  After discharge, returned to Yale, where son Joshua was born.  Graduated with BA in 1970, awarded Carnegie Foundation teaching Fellowship and accepted into the PhD program by the Yale Philosophy Department.  Left without the degree to teach at The Children’s Center in Hamden, CT.  Yale admissions career began in 1977: Six years in Undergraduate Admissions, 16 years as Director of Admissions at the School of Management, and almost 20 years as Director of Admissions at the School of Medicine.  Retired in 2018 and, with Nancy (retired earlier from the American Red Cross) entered the next chapter of their life together. 

Alan Stamm


Alan Stamm  YC ‘52 is an Associate Fellow of JE. After his graduation in 1952 (as an English major w/ 4 years of financial aid) he served 2 years active sea duty in the US Navy, and then attended Harvard Law School (with a JD in  1957). He lives in Los Angeles and has practiced law in CA for more than 60 years. He’s still working, currently serving as an arbitrator for the American Arbitration Association.  He’s reasonably fluent in Spanish, and has trekked extensively in the Andes, Himalayas, Africa, the Alps and elsewhere.  He’s been happily married for many years, and he and his wife have one child, Lucinda, who graduated from Yale (and JE!)  in 2004. He’s been Chair of Class Agents for his class for 20+  years – and his Class regularly is in the Number 1 top spot among all Yale college classes in terms of its overall percentage of annual alumni Fund participation.

Caesar T. Storlazzi


Caesar T. Storlazzi, BA ’75 and MM ‘84, is Yale’s University Director of Financial Aid, overseeing the operation of the thirteen aid offices on the Yale campus. He studied music history and theory at Yale College and oboe and organ performance at the School of Music. In addition to his administrative duties at Yale, he is the music director at United Church on the Green in New Haven, as well as the oboist of the Elm City Quintet.

Jeannie Suk


Jeannie Suk, JE 95, would be happy to speak with students about legal education and legal academia. She is Professor of Law at Harvard Law School, where she has taught criminal law, criminal procedure, family law, and the law of art, fashion, and the performing arts. She previously served as a law clerk to Justice David Souter on the United States Supreme Court. She has received a Marshall Scholarship, a Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowship, and a Guggenheim Fellowship. Her book, At Home in the Law, was awarded the Law and Society Association’s Herbert Jacob Prize. Her writing has also appeared in the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and Slate. She has given congressional testimony on law and innovation in the fashion industry. jsuk@law.harvard.edu

Matthew Suttor


Matthew Suttor New Zealand-born composer Matthew Suttor is Professor and Director of the Laurie Beechman Center for Theatrical Sound Design and Music at Yale School of Drama. Often combining acoustic forces with music technology his operas have been produced at the Bard SummerScape Festival, Mozart Prague Festival, Guggenheim Works and Process series, BAM Next Wave Festival, and the International Festival of the Arts in New Zealand. Concert works, dance works, installations, and television scores have been commissioned by the Beinecke Library, Eastman School of Music, Folkwang Tanzstudio, Essen, Television New Zealand, Yale Institute of Sacred Music, and Yale Repertory Theatre. A Fulbright Scholar, Suttor received a doctorate in composition from Columbia University.

George Syrimis


George Syrimis, lecturer in Comparative Literature and is interested in engaging in conversation about literature, film, theater, music and the arts. He specializes in modern Greek literature with an emphasis on its interaction with Anglo-American authors. His interests range from the reception of antiquity, gender and sexuality studies, religion and literature to politically engaged music. He enjoys cooking, listening to music, and talking, preferably all at once. He is especially interested in road trips, hiking, cycling, attending theater and dance performances with students in New Haven or in New York. george.syrimis@yale.edu