Alumni Spotlight: January 2019 – Dr. Crystal Boson

Senior Learning Designer for Cerner Corporation, a health information and EHR technologies company. American Studies Department: What is your area of study? I was in the American Studies Department from 2010-2014. My specialization areas were in Black Religion, Quare Theory, Popular Culture and Performance Theory. My work specifically focused on the representations of the faith…

Alumni Spotlight: November 2018 – Dr. Chelsie Bright

Senior Experience Management Scientists for Qualtrics. Department of Political Science: What is your area of study? I completed my masters and then PhD in political science with a focus on quantitative research and policy analysis. The mentorship and instruction I received in the Political Science Department at KU was exceptional. Both of my chairs, Dr….

Alumni Spotlight: October 2018 – Dr. Hailey Drescher

Consultant for Trask LLC Department of Communications: What is your area of study? I earned my PhD in Communication Studies with an emphasis in Legal Communication.  I chose the University of Kansas predominately because I wanted to work with Dr. Tom Beisecker.  I knew that I wanted to pursue a career in trial consulting, and…

Alumni Spotlight: January 2018 – Rachel Myslivy

This month, we’re partnering up with our College colleagues to highlight one of our Graduate Hawks to Watch! To learn about our other Hawks to Watch – Recent College alumni doing awesome things, visit the Hawks to Watch Blog. Rachel Myslivy, Statewide Coordinator, Double Up Food Bucks; Board Member, Climate + Energy Project KU Degree: MA…

Alumni Spotlight: Sept/Oct 2017 – Dr. Shelby Callaway

Historian for the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service Department of History: Class of 2015 What is your area of study? Department of History, PhD in American history with minor fields in indigenous and environmental history. What is your current career or position title? Historian for the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) an agency of the…

Alumni Spotlight: August 2017 – Dr. Sonia Hall

Dr. Sonia Hall Class of 2015: Department of Molecular Biosciences What is your area of study? I received my degree in Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology from the Department of Molecular Biosciences under the mentorship of Dr. Robert Ward. What is your current career or position title? I am the Director of Engagement and Development…