Lab Alums Everywhere, Including CPS & City Hall

"Known as Labbies, Labbers and Lab Scabs, alumni of the school are
particularly prominent in Chicago's political and minority-owned
business worlds, where they're known for their quick intellects,
passion for the community and intense bond, according to this Crain's article (Lab School ties still bind top alums).  "The school's alumni include U.S. Supreme Court Justice John Paul
Stevens, Chicago City Treasurer Stephanie Neely and City Clerk Miguel
del Valle
. Chicago Public Schools CEO Arne Duncan and state lawmakers
Kwame Raoul and Barbara Flynn Currie are Labbies, as are Michelle
Collins, co-founder of private-equity firm Svoboda Colins LLC, and
Daniel Kirschner, a lawyer with Corboy & Demetrio P.C. Mayor
Richard M. Daley isn't but his daughter, Nora Daley Conroy, is.

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