2017 Alumni Hall of Fame Inductees

BRADFORD G. “BRAD” GARTON, CLASS OF 1975

  • GRADUATE OF PURDUE UNIVERSITY WITH A B.S. IN PHARMACOLOGY AND PHD IN MUSIC COMPOSITION FROM PRINCETON UNIVERSITY
  • PROFESSOR OF MUSIC COMPOSITION AND DIRECTOR OF THE COMPUTER MUSIC CENTER AT COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY WHERE HE HAS HELPED PROPEL MANY STUDENTS TO POSITIONS AT IVY LEAGUE SCHOOLS, APPLE AND GOOGLE
  • ADDITIONAL FACULTY APPOINTMENTS: CINCINNATI CONSERVATORY OF MUSIC, NEW YORK UNIVERSITY, BARD COLLEGE, UNIVERSITY OF THESSALONIKI, TAMAGAWA UNIVERSITY
  • PIONEER OF COMPUTER MUSIC, BEING A CO-DEVELOPER OF RTCMIX, A REAL-TIME MUSIC SYNTHESIS/SIGNAL PROCESSING LANGUAGE
  • ASSISTED IN ESTABLISHING MORE THAN 50 COMPUTER MUSIC CENTERS AROUND THE WORLD
  • ACTIVE COMPOSER AND MUSIC SOFTWARE DEVELOPER
  • AUTHOR OF 3 ‘MULTIMEDIA’ BOOKS, MEMORYBOOK, MY BOOK OF DREAMS AND MY MUSIC BOOK
  • COLLABORATOR WITH A PROFESSOR OF NEUROBIOLOGY AT COLUMBIA MEDICAL CENTER FOR THE BRAINWAVE MUSIC PROJECT (CONVERTING BRAINWAVES INTO SOUND)
  • RECIPIENT OF THE LENFEST DISTINGUISHED FACULTY AWARD BY COLUMBIA IN 2015
  • FORMER MEMBER ON THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF THE INTERNATIONAL COMPUTER MUSIC ASSOCIATION

 

PAMELA ROBILLARD MACKEY, CLASS OF 1974

  • GRADUATE OF UNIVERSITY OF COLORADO WITH A DEGREE IN JOURNALISM AND JURIS DOCTOR FROM GEORGE WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY LAW SCHOOL, BOTH WITH HONORS
  • ATTORNEY PRACTICING PRIMARILY IN THE AREAS OF CRIMINAL DEFENSE, CIVIL AND ENVIRONMENTAL LITIGATION AND GOVERNMENT INVESTIGATIONS
  • TEACHER OF TRIAL ADVOCACY SKILLS TO LAWYERS AND LAW STUDENTS AROUND THE COUNTRY, INCLUDING HARVARD LAW SCHOOL’S TRIAL ADVOCACY WORKSHOP AND AMERICAN COLLEGE OF TRIAL LAWYERS NATIONAL TRIAL COMPETITION
  • HONORED AS A FELLOW OF THE INTERNATIONAL ACADEMY OF TRIAL LAWYERS, AMERICAN COLLEGE OF TRIAL LAWYERS, AMERICAN BAR ASSOCIATION AND COLORADO BAR ASSOCIATION
  • APPOINTED VOTING MEMBER OF THE PRACTITIONERS ADVISORY GROUP FOR THE U.S. SENTENCING COMMISSION, 2012-2018
  • CHAIRPERSON OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF TRIAL LAWYERS TASK FORCE THAT PUBLISHED A NATIONALLY RECOGNIZED WHITE PAPER ON BEST PRACTICES FOR TITLE IX INVESTIGATIONS BY UNIVERSITIES AND COLLEGES IN 2017
  • PRESIDENT OF THE COLORADO WOMENS BAR ASSOCIATION 1994-95 AND RECIPIENT OF THE CWBA’S MARY LATHROP AWARD
  • HONORED ANNUALLY BY BEST LAWYERS IN AMERICA IN VARIOUS AREAS OF LITIGATION SINCE 2001

 

STEPHEN SPROUSE, CLASS OF 1971

  •  PIONEER FASHION DESIGNER AND ARTIST
  • INITIALLY WORKED WITH FASHION DESIGNER HALSTON FOR THE SEVENTH AVENUE COLLECTION
  • HELPED MERGE POP CULTURE’S UPTOWN AND DOWNTOWN SENSIBILITIES TO FASHION’S CONNECTION TO CONTEMPORARY ART
  • CREATOR OF DAY-GLO COLORS, MIRRORED SEQUINS AND VELCRO ATTACHMENTS IN THE EARLY 1980’S
  • RECOGNIZED BY THE COUNCIL OF FASHION DESIGNERS OF AMERICA FOR FASHION DESIGN, 1984
  • DESIGNER OF CLOTHING FOR ROCK STARS, SUCH AS, BLONDIE’S DEBBIE HARRY, DURAN DURAN, BILLY IDOL, DAVID BOWIE AND AXL ROSE
  • COSTUME CREATOR FOR THE NEW ROCK AND ROLL HALL OF FAME AND DESIGNER OF STAFF’S UNIFORMS WHEN IT OPENED IN CLEVELAND, 1995
  • CREATED PRINTS USING NASA PHOTOS TAKEN ON MARS BY PATHFINDER IN 1999
  • DESIGNER OF GRAFFITI PATRIOTIC MOTIF CLOTHING FOR TARGET , HANDBAGS AND LUGGAGE FOR LOUIS VUITTON AND DIESEL BRAND CLOTHING
  • HIS APPAREL STILL BEING SOLD IN VINTAGE STORES AND ONLINE FOR HIS ICONIC PIECES