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List Rules People on this list must have gone to Goucher College and be of some renown.

List of famous alumni from Goucher College, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from Goucher College include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished Goucher College alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended Goucher College are at the top of the list. This directory is not just composed of graduates of this school, as some of the famous people on this list didn't necessarily earn a degree from Goucher College.

Alumni include Jane Levy, Mildred Dunnock and more.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Goucher College?” and “Which celebrities are Goucher College alumni?”

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Judy C. Lewent is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Goucher College Alumni
Judy C. Lewent Businessperson Judith Carol "Judy" Lewent is on the board of directors for GlaxoSmithKline, Thermo Fisher Scientific and Motorola Solutions. She worked from 1980 to 2007 at Merck & Co. where she ...more

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Mildred Dunnock is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Goucher College Alumni
Mildred Dunnock Actor, Teacher Mildred Dorothy Dunnock was an American theater, film and television actress.

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Alison Fanelli is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Goucher College Alumni
Alison Fanelli Actor Alison Fanelli is an American former actress who is best known for the role of Ellen Josephine Hickle on the television series The Adventures of Pete & Pete. Fanelli was born in Northport, ...more

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Jonah Goldberg is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Goucher College Alumni
Jonah Goldberg Editor, Commentator, Journalist Jonah Goldberg is a film producer.

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Sarah T. Hughes is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Goucher College Alumni
Sarah T. Hughes Judge, Lawyer Sarah Tilghman Hughes was an American lawyer and federal judge who swore in Lyndon B. Johnson as President of the United States on Air Force One after the Kennedy assassination. She is the only ...more

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Hortense Powdermaker is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Goucher College Alumni
Hortense Powdermaker Anthropologist Hortense Powdermaker was an anthropologist best known for her ethnographic studies of African Americans in rural America and of Hollywood. Born to a Jewish family, Powdermaker spent her ...more

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Hattie Alexander is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Goucher College Alumni
Hattie Alexander Microbiologist, Pediatrician, Physician Hattie Elizabeth Alexander was an American pediatrician and microbiologist. She is known for her development of the first effective remedies for Haemophilus influenzae infection, as well as ...more

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John A. Olszewski, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Goucher College Alumni
John A. Olszewski, Jr. John A. Olszewski, Jr. is an American politician from Maryland and a member of the Democratic Party. He served two terms in the Maryland House of Delegates, representing Maryland's District 6 in ...more

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Florence B. Seibert is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Goucher College Alumni
Florence B. Seibert Chemist Florence Barbara Seibert was an American biochemist known for isolating a pure form of tuberculin used in the standard TB test. She is a member of the U.S. National Women's Hall of Fame.

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Darcey Steinke is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Goucher College Alumni
Darcey Steinke Novelist, Author Darcey Steinke is an American author.

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Alice Kessler-Harris is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Goucher College Alumni
Alice Kessler-Harris Historian, Professor Alice Kessler-Harris is the R. Gordon Hoxie Professor of American History at Columbia University, in New York City and former president of the Organization of American Historians. She ...more

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Anne Lamott is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Goucher College Alumni
Anne Lamott Novelist, Author, Writer Anne Lamott is an American novelist and non-fiction writer. She is also a progressive political activist, public speaker, and writing teacher. Based in the San Francisco Bay Area, her nonfiction ...more

The Longest Hollywood Marriages

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Ellen Meloy is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Goucher College Alumni
Ellen Meloy Nature writer, Author, Writer Ellen Meloy was an American nature writer.

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Ellen Bass is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Goucher College Alumni
Ellen Bass Poet, Writer Ellen Bass is an American poet and co-author of The Courage to Heal.

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Emily Newell Blair is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Goucher College Alumni
Emily Newell Blair Writer Emily Newell Blair was an American writer, suffragist, feminist, national Democratic Party political leader, and a founder of the League of Women Voters.

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Joan Claybrook is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Goucher College Alumni
Joan Claybrook Lawyer Joan Claybrook is an American lawyer who served as President of Public Citizen from 1982 until she announced her resignation on December 9, 2008. Previously, she was head of the National Highway ...more

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Lucé Vela is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Goucher College Alumni
Lucé Vela Lawyer Lucé Vela Gutierrez is the wife of former Governor of Puerto Rico Luis Fortuño. She was the First Lady, a position she held while her husband was in office from 2009 to 2013, and ...more

60+ Adopted Celebrities

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Sally Brice-O'Hara is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Goucher College Alumni
Sally Brice-O'Hara Vice Admiral Sally Brice-O'Hara was the 27th Vice-Commandant of the U.S. Coast Guard.

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Phyllis A. Kravitch is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Goucher College Alumni
Phyllis A. Kravitch Judge Phyllis A. Kravitch is a Senior Circuit Judge on the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit. She sits in Atlanta, Georgia. Kravitch was born in Savannah, Georgia and attended ...more

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Florence Marie Mears is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Goucher College Alumni
Florence Marie Mears Florence Marie Mears was a professor of Mathematics at The George Washington University.

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Georgeanna Seegar Jones is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Goucher College Alumni
Georgeanna Seegar Jones Georgeanna Seegar Jones, with her husband, Howard W. Jones, pioneered in vitro fertilization in the United States.

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Faye Yvette McQueen is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Goucher College Alumni
Faye Yvette McQueen Actor, Dancer Faye Yvette McQueen is an actress and a dancer.

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Jane Levy is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Goucher College Alumni
Jane Levy Actor Jane Colburn Levy is an American actress. She is best known for her role as Tessa Altman on the ABC comedy series Suburgatory. She made her television debut on Showtime's Shameless. Levy ...more

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Laura Amy Schlitz is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Goucher College Alumni
Laura Amy Schlitz Librarian, Author, Writer Laura Amy Schlitz is an American author of children's literature. She is a librarian and storyteller at The Park School in Brooklandville, Maryland. She received the 2008 Newbery Medal for her ...more

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Rosalind Solomon is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Goucher College Alumni
Rosalind Solomon Photographer Rosalind Fox Solomon is a photographer that works on self assigned projects. She lives and works in New York. Her work is in many public collections including the Metropolitan Museum of Art and ...more

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Ellen Lipton Hollander is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Goucher College Alumni
Ellen Lipton Hollander Judge Ellen Lipton Hollander is a United States district judge on the United States District Court for the District of Maryland. On December 18, 2010, her nomination was confirmed by the

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Eleanor Wilner is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Goucher College Alumni
Eleanor Wilner Poet Eleanor Rand Wilner is an American poet and editor.

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Pamela Haag is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Goucher College Alumni
Pamela Haag Pamela Haag is an American writer, historian, and feminist thinker.

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Olive Dennis is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Goucher College Alumni
Olive Dennis Engineer Olive Wetzel Dennis was an engineer whose design innovations changed the nature of railway travel. Born in Thurlow, Pennsylvania, she grew up in Baltimore.