Alumni Stories

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Tony R. Rodriguez

Tony R. Rodriguez

Class of 1995

Tony R. Rodriguez (NMHS Class of 1995) is an award-winning novelist, poet and journalist. A graduate from San Francisco State University, Rodriguez has published four books including "When I Followed the Elephant" (Cauliay Books, United Kingdom, 2011). Currently, Rodriguez writes for Examiner, where he composes under the column “San Francisco Literary Examiner.” Here, Rodriguez has been fortunate to review dozens of books and interview the likes of Anne Rice, Paul Krassner, Lisa Lutz, Eric Drooker, and Carolyn Cassady. He’s also an executive board member of PEN Oakland, a chapter of PEN Center USA, which is itself an affiliate of PEN International.

Military Alumni

Military High School Alumni

Honoring Our Heroes

This area is dedicated to our alumni that have served or are serving in our armed forces!

Lost Class Rings

Have you lost your Newark Memorial High School class ring? Have you found someone's class ring? Visit our Cougars lost class ring page to search for your class ring or post information about a found ring.

Do you have a fun holiday story or a great family tradition? Share them with our fellow Newark Memorial High School alumni! Submit your own stories, achievements and photos in our Alumni Stories section. Read other classmate’s stories and see what they have been up to over the years.

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