Focusing on youth in crisis

Focusing on youth in crisis

Tiffany Johnson ’15 had wanted to be a lawyer since the seventh grade, back when she and her father sat in front of their living room TV each week to watch “Law and Order SVU.” But after taking college psychology classes, she changed her major from pre-law to...
Building a globally focused career

Building a globally focused career

Katarzyna “Kasia” Plawiak entered and won a highly competitive scholarship competition in Poland, offered by the Wasie Foundation, the Gostomski Family Foundation, and Saint Mary’s University. The six-month process involved writing an essay, making a presentation, and...
Making positive changes in the medical world

Making positive changes in the medical world

When Abdulahi Hashi was a child in Somalia, he had little access to medical care. “I know how life is when you don’t have quality healthcare,” Hashi said. “I was one of those kids who got sick easily and ended up in the hospital. It seemed like every month I was sick...
Acting to entertain, inspire audiences

Acting to entertain, inspire audiences

  Whether portraying a dashing young melodious hero who meets an untimely demise in “Urinetown,” or a modern hipster version of Hamlet’s university schoolmate, Rosencrantz, Gabriel Verges is at home on stage. But the Theatre: Acting/Directing major from...