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Megan Thompson '07

Psychology major

SCU's hands-on learning prepares alumna for the brain scans and neuropsychological experiments she does today.

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Joyce Viloria '03

Biology major

Evaluating DNA enzymes as an undergraduate research student drives alumna to success in graduate school.

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Heidi von der Mehden '97

Chemistry major

Alumna discovers the chemistry between creating computer monitors and making great-tasting wine.

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Catherine Waite '09

Business Management and Spanish Studies major

A business and Spanish double major finds how well these degrees complement each other in California, and abroad.

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Chad Walsh '95, '00

Electrical Engineering major

Chad Walsh applies his electrical engineering and law degrees to a variety of entrepreneurial and social endeavors.

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Juliana Williamson '12

J.D.

Williamson wrote an article about domestic violence in same sex relationships, which is now cited by prosecutors, experts, and the press.

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Dana Wolfe '01

English major

What alumnus, now marketing director at a healthcare company, values most is SCU's commitment to each and every student.

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Chris Yuan-Farrell '03

Biology and Environmental Studies major

Graduate student became an expert in conservation easement research through his undergraduate years on the Mission campus.

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David Zimbra '03, '07

M.S. Information Systems

Technology and business go hand in hand for this alumnus, who has predicted water demands and forecasted sales for companies.

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Matt Zwolinski '97, '03

Political science and philosophy major; Ph.D. University of Arizona

This alumnus' years as a political philosophy undergraduate seasons him in the art of debate.