Jayhawks in the News | Sept. 14

Posted on Sep 14, 2018 in Alumni News and News

Jayhawks in the News

Find out what fellow Jayhawks are up to in our weekly edition of “In the News.” It’s like an online version of Class Notes. If you’ve seen Jayhawks in the news who should be featured, email us at share@kualumni.org.


Brown fills two Riverside County judicial vacancies | Idyllwild Town Crier

On July 20, Gov. Edmund G. Brown announced the appointment of Timothy J. Hollenhorst, l’02, to the vacant judgeship in the Superior Court of California, County of Riverside. Hollenhorst, 41, of Riverside, has received an interim appointment for a judgeship. In June, he was elected to fill the vacancy created by the retirement of Judge James A. Cox. This appointment allows him to immediately assume the position to which he was elected.
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Rex Walters joins Nevada coaching staff | KUSports.com

Former KU guard Rex Walters, d’93, now a veteran of NBA and college coaching ranks, has been named to the staff at the University of Nevada Reno. Walters will operate as a special assistant to Nevada coach Eric Musselman.
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The Top 100 Most Influential People in Accounting | Accounting Today

Terry Putney, b’78, CEO of Transition Advisors and Diane Yetter, b’85, president of Yetter Tax have been named two of the most influential people in accounting.
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KU film grad earns distribution rights for Western Kansas murder mystery | The University Daily Kansan

Josh Doke, c’12, spent three years on his first film. After the film, titled “Goodland,” was completed in 2017, he secured distribution rights for the murder mystery set in rural west Kansas. The film takes place in the titular town — Doke’s hometown — after a dead body shows up on a local farmer’s land the same day a mysterious photographer comes to town.
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