Alumni Roundup: IvyGate Editors Loose in the Big Scary World

When we heard Maureen O’Connor was promoted to full-time editor at Gawker — and this after the Style section thing! — we thought we’d round up all the old hands and see what exactly they’re up to now. Did you miss them?

Nick Summers, co-founder: Newsweek reporter, of late covering technology, aggressive Tumblr defriender.

Chris Beam, co-founder: Slate reporter, Obama Facebook creator.

Hal Parker, editor emeritus: First year grad student in the doctoral program of philosophy at Penn.

Jacob Savage, editor emeritus: Living in western Massachusetts writing screenplays.

Jim Newell, editor emeritus: Editing Wonkette, the D.C. gossip site.

Robyn Schneider, alumna: Just published a young adult novel–Knightley Academy–under pen name, Violet Haberdasher.

Neel Shah, alumni: Glamour magazine featured man-candy, Gawker and Radar writer–and now, Page Six.

…and too many others to name.