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Alumni Spotlight: Edwin Carmona-Cruz, BAIS '15

I have not stopped “Changing the world from here” since graduating with a B.A. in International Studies (Peace and Conflict) and minor in Latin American Studies from the University of San Francisco. 238 more words


Frederick Willis '70

By: Amanda Coulson

       “You are here for one main purpose, and that is to gain theoretical knowledge.” These are the words of a true believer of education, Frederick Willis. 648 more words

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Coming Home: Alumni to Speak to Graduates

Several alumni will return to campus to address graduates during commencement and other graduate recognition ceremonies May 6-7 at East Carolina University. For many, the visit marks a return to the origins of their careers and lives. 608 more words

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Alumna Celebrates Jackson Community

Katie Howerton said Union taught her what community is and how important it is to the lives of the people within it.

“Union taught me how to care so much about the community I was in that now I feel inclined to care for the community I’m in at work,” she said. 294 more words

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A Second Life for Fitness Trackers

by Marissa Donovan, RD

Lately it seems everyone is getting into wearable activity trackers, and though I thought being a Friedman student made my sample biased, the fact is 1 in 10 Americans… 976 more words

Lifestyle And Fitness

Alumni Spotlight - Levi Landis

Meet Levi Landis! Levi is an experienced nonprofit executive with over 14 years experience in management, fund development, administration, and education. Before joining GoggleWorks, he was the Director of Business Operations at The Center for Art in Wood, which has been recognized internationally by artists, collectors, scholars and the public as one of the most valuable resources in the field of wood art. 653 more words


IC Honors Alumni Spotlight: Jason Diaz '09

Meet Jason Diaz, a special Alumni spotlight! Jason will be speaking at the Senior Banquet next week – he graduated from IC in 2009 with a degree in Biochemistry with a Politics minor, went on to complete his PhD from the University of Pennsylvania in 2014 and is currently a post-doctoral fellow at the same university. 425 more words