Alumni Profile: Sarah D’Amico

Alumni Profile: Sarah D’Amico

Sarah D’Amico has had a passion for helping children for as long as she can remember, so of course, she naturally fit right in at the Make-A-Wish. As a digital content coordinator for Make-A-Wish Illinois, Sarah helps forward the foundation’s mission of providing...
Alumni Profile: Jessica Stroder

Alumni Profile: Jessica Stroder

It’s only natural to question yourself when facing a daunting challenge. However, it’s how you respond to that challenge that determines your fate. Jessica Stroder felt this when she was first hired as a Partner Manager at Facebook.  Even though she had already worked...
Alumni Profile: Jody Peterson

Alumni Profile: Jody Peterson

In future interviews, Jody Peterson will be able to say that she traveled the country in a giant peanut. How cool is that? Jody is a Peanutter. You know one of those awesome, cool and outgoing people that drive across the country in the 26-foot long Nutmobile. Jody...
Alumni Profile: Christianna Weiss

Alumni Profile: Christianna Weiss

Poet Robert Frost once wrote about taking the path less traveled. That’s a concept Christianna Weiss has been living her life by during the last year and that path led her to the Rio Olympics. At the beginning of her senior year, Christianna found herself questioning...
Alumni Profile: Elizabeth Solomon

Alumni Profile: Elizabeth Solomon

Persistence can get you anywhere. For Elizabeth Solomon, B.A. ’14, that mantra has led her to the fast track to Barkley, the largest employee-owned advertising agency in the United States. It also helped her get her start on her undergraduate career when as a freshman...
Alumni Profile: Brandon Butcher

Alumni Profile: Brandon Butcher

B.J. ’07 Adjunct Professor Missouri School of Journalism Brandon Butcher, B.J. ‘07, remembers playing soccer with other talented soccer players during his undergrad years. A soccer enthusiast, he began at Mizzou as a practice squad player helping the Mizzou...