Alumni Profiles & News

  • Dr. Janey Messina (MS, 2008) is associate professor of social science research methods at the University of Oxford (UK) School of Global and Area Studies.
  • Wayne Koonce, winner of the College of LAS Dean's Quadrangle Award, makes a mark around the world while maintaining close ties with U of I
  • Robin reflects on her wide-ranging career in geography that began with an undergraduate internship. She worked at the Illinois-Indiana Sea Grant for 32 years, where she designed a Lady Quagga costume and contributed to an invasive species exhibit at the Smithsonian's Museum of National History....
  • Illinois native Ivan Gamboa (BA, 2002) has a passion for strengthening neighborhoods. He is Senior Vice President of Tri City National Bank in Oak Creek, Wisconsin, where he focuses on business and community development. Ivan has taken on multiple roles over his 13 years with...