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Lesley Jane Nonkin Seymour '74

Lesley Jane Nonkin Seymour '74 is editor-in-chief of More Magazine, the most recent stop in her career in magazines that began at Vogue in 1982.
Additionally, Seymour is the author of two books: On the Edge: Images from 100 Years of Vogue and I Wish My Parents Understood. Seymour has contributed to numerous publications, including: Harper's BAZAAR, Working Woman, Seventeen, Self, Savvy, The New York Times Sunday Magazine, Travel & Leisure, Fitness, Mademoiselle, McCalls, and Vanity Fair.

After Dana, Seymour graduated from Duke University with a B.A. in English in 1978. She received Dana Hall's Distinguished Alumna Award in 2011.

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  • Aquatics Center

    Favorite Place on Campus
  • Singing the Alma Mater

    Favorite Dana Hall Memory
  • Western Civilization

    Favorite Class

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  • Maya

    "My favorite Dana Hall memory would be the first time I ever sang the Alma Mater with my fellow classmates. That was most definitely the first time I felt like I was truly a part of something. Joining hands with my future Silver Sisters made me truly feel like I was a Dana girl."