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Alumni Stories

Thriving alumni in every field

The College of Arts & Sciences prepares students for a lifetime of discovery and leadership. Our alumni have made their mark as elected officials, artists, and scientists. They include tech entrepreneurs, global health experts, Nobel Prize and Pulitzer Prize recipients, performing arts innovators, and NGO founders. We celebrate their important and varied accomplishments.

Alumni Stories

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A Window into Art

When exhibition spaces closed due to COVID, artist and alum Anna Mlasowsky found another way to share artists' work.

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Ancient Languages, New Technology

His knowledge of ancient languages led Andrew Glass (2006) to a specialized technology job at Microsoft. 

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A Perfect Pairing: Wine & Statistics

Danni Lin (2011, 2013) finds her statistics and computational finance & risk management degrees helpful as a wine entrepreneur in the US and China. 

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A Designer Reflects on "Making It"

Industrial design alum Adam Kingman demonstrated skill and creativity on the TV show Making It.

Marina Dunaravich

A Russian Reconnection

Marina Dunaravich reconnected with Russian language and culture years after leaving Russia as a child. A new scholarship celebrates her Russian heritage and family.

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A Place for History

As chief historian for the National Park Service, Turkiya Lowe (PhD, History, 2010) helps bring history to life.

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