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Graduate Spotlight: Grace Buchele Mineta ’14

by Saumya Kurup ’11   Grace Buchele Mineta ’14 is taking chances and going for the unconventional. What started as a side project during her year studying abroad has expanded into a freelance career, which includes an increasingly popular social media platform and forays into self-publishing.   As an undergraduate student at Ursinus, Grace double-majored

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Graduate Spotlight: Jennifer (Bayzick) Tannenbaum ’11

by Michelle Klaw ’10 Former UC field hockey player Jennifer (Bayzick) Tannenbaum ’11 uses her expertise to program software and mobile applications for Internet giant Google.   Jen credits her introduction to computer science to Ursinus College’s Mathematics and Computer Science Department, where her work with Drs. April Kontostathis and Lynne Edwards (Media and Communication

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Dr. Drea: Andrea Mack ’07 Treats Children and Calms Parents as a Pediatric Resident

by Amanda D’Amico-Lichtenstein ’07 Eighty-hour workweeks, demanding parents and sick children – and Andrea Mack ’07 loves it. “It’s very hard and very fun at the same time,” says the second-year pediatric resident at Hershey Medical Center. “I can’t see myself doing anything else.” From Pfahler to PCOMDrea’s path to medical school and residency started

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The Rising of a Great King

by Kevin Zufelt ’11 It was a beautiful fall day in 2008 when Alex Peay ’09 was named Homecoming King. Everyone knew Alex; he was a legend. However, being Homecoming King doesn’t even come close to his most impressive accomplishment. In 2007 Alex founded Rising Sons, a campus empowerment group that was created after several

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