Alumni Blog

Jillian Hiscock ’05

Jillian Hiscock ’05 wrote: “I recently left the world of undergraduate recruitment to take on the new role of National Partnerships Manager for College Possible. College Possible works to make college admission and success a reality for low-income students through an intensive curriculum of coaching and support. In this new role, I will be working […]

Ethan Bjelland ’12

Ethan Bjelland ’12 writes: “In the last couple months, I have started working at the Ordway Center for the Performing Arts as a Group Ticketing Associate on the Marketing Team, working with all customer groups of 10 or more. I’ve been having a great time, and have run into quite a few Gusties in and […]

Andrew Soleim ’09

Andrew Soleim ’09 has been named a 2015 Woodrow Wilson Indiana Teaching Fellows. The fellows program, administered by the Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation, recruits both recent graduates and career changers with strong backgrounds in science, technology, engineering, and math—the STEM fields—and prepares them specifically to teach in high-need secondary schools in Indiana. Each fellow receives $30,000 […]

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Heather Rossow Dickey ’07

Heather Rossow Dickey ’07 married Steven Dickey on June 6th, 2015 in Faribault, MN. This news was submitted using our Submit Your News form. If you have any news you'd like to share, please let us know!

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Charlotte Nielsen Gunnufson ’94

Charlotte Nielsen Gunnofson ’94 forwarded the following press release, sharing her good news: “Cedar Rapids Author Honored by National Children’s Magazine Charlotte Gunnufson receives Pewter Plate Award from Highlights magazine July 28, 2015 (HONESDALE, PA) – Highlights magazine has honored author Charlotte Gunnufson of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, for her verse titled “Seven Sailors,” which was published […]

Maren Stoddard Mack ’05

Maja Margaret was born on July 2, 2015 to Maren Stoddard Mack ’05 and her husband, Doug Mack. Maren writes, “Everyone is healthy and we’re overjoyed to be a family!” This news was submitted using our Submit Your News form. If you have any news you'd like to share, please let us know!

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Tessa Carlsen Wolff ’07

Louise Spike Wolff was born on May 13, 2015 to Tessa Carlsen Wolff ’07 and Charlie Wolff. This news was submitted using our Submit Your News form. If you have any news you'd like to share, please let us know!

Matthew Hentges ’06

Matthew Hentges ’06 shares, “I recently completed a fellowship in foot and ankle deformity correction at the International Center for Limb Lengthening at Sinai Hospital of Baltimore. I was hired as an attending foot and ankle surgeon at West Penn Hospital in Pittsburgh, PA. My family and I will be relocating to Pittsburgh, PA in […]

Kimberly Assad Hardy ’05

Malcom Cain Hardy was born to Kimberly Assad Hardy ’05 and Joshua Hardy on April 8, 2015. This news was submitted using our Submit Your News form. If you have any news you'd like to share, please let us know!

Rachel Willson-Broyles ’02

Rachel Willson-Broyles ’02 writes, “I got married on June 13, 2015, to Laura Bru. This summer I am relocating to St. Paul, where I will continue to work as a freelance translator, translating literature and drama from Swedish to English.” This news was submitted using our Submit Your News form. If you have any news you'd […]

Lisa Dahill ’85

Lisa Dahill ’85 shares, “I am leaving my present position this summer (teaching worship and spirituality at Trinity Lutheran Seminary, Columbus, OH), and joining the Religion faculty of California Lutheran University, Thousand Oaks, CA. My teaching areas will be eco-theology and spirituality.”   This news was submitted using our Submit Your News form. If you […]

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Margaret Fagerholm ’75

Margaret Fagerholm ’75 retired as clinical professor of radiology on July 3, 2015, thirty years after beginning her career at the Univ. of Wisconsin. In May of this year, she was recognized as a 2015 Champion in Women’s Health by the Wisconsin Women’s Health Foundation. This news was submitted using our Submit Your News form. If […]

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Amy Springer Riegelman ’04

Amy Springer ’04 married Jed Riegelman on February 14, 2015. This news was submitted using our Submit Your News form. If you have any news you'd like to share, please let us know!

Carmen Westerberg ’97

Carmen Westerberg ’97 was awarded the 2015 Presidential Seminar Award at Texas State University (San Marco, TX). Carmen is assistant professor of psychology, where she researches memory failures from a cognitive neuroscience perspective. After Gustavus, Carmen earned her PhD in cognitive neuroscience from the University of Minnesota and was a post-doctoral fellow at Northwestern University. She has […]