Alumni Stories

Georgetown alumni are passionate and driven leaders, prompting worldwide change in industries such as business, public policy, healthcare and the arts. Read about Hoyas making their mark as men and women for others.

Hoyas for Others
THRIVE SC, Mackie Moore
Oct 2017

Alumna Teams Up With Alumnus Mayor to Aid Survivors of Domestic Violence

The Tri-County area of Charleston, South Carolina has more than 700,000 residents, but few available beds for emergency victims of the 36,000 reported incidents of domestic violence each year. South...
Hoyas for Others
Frank C. Andolino II, Daniel T. O'Donnell
Feb 2017

Georgetown Alumni Dentists Recognized for Humanitarian Work

#HoyasForOthers Frank C. Andolino II, D.D.S. (D'86) Frank Andolino II (D'86) almost didn't go into dentistry. He studied zoology as an undergraduate student and worked at both a racehorse farm and...
Alumni at Work
Dora Borja Miura
Oct 2016

Alumna Leads in STEM Education: Dora Borja Miura Ph.D. (B’94)

Photo credit: paemst.org Recently awarded the Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST ) for the U.S. territories, Dora Borja Miura Ph.D. (B'94) wants to change...
Alumni at Work
Lindsay Gallagher
Oct 2016

Lindsay Gallagher (C’11) Featured on New Animal Planet Docuseries

Lindsay Gallagher (C'11) is one of the stars of a new six-part series, Life at Vet U , which premiered Oct. 1 on Animal Planet. The docuseries profiles six students at the University of Pennsylvania...
Hoyas for Others
Eugene Ubalijoro
Sep 2016

Alumnus Helps ‘Brew’ a Better World

#HoyasforOthers Eugene "Gene" Ubalijoro (B'86) believes that sustainability as a business imperative can affect great positive change on not only businesses but on the entire world. At the age of 11...
Alumni at Work
Richard Trent
Aug 2016

From Phantoms to Fandom—Georgetown Alumnus is Recognized for Musical Talent

Alumnus Rich Trent (F'10) reflects on finding music and finding himself at Georgetown Long before snagging his recent win for D.C.'s best entrant in the NPR national Tiny Desk competition, Richard...
Alumni at Work
career transitions
Jul 2016

6 Keys to Making Successful Career Transitions

Before joining the real estate industry, Susanne Rhow (B'88 ) worked for a variety of luxury brands, conducting business all over the world. Although she enjoyed success in the luxury goods market,...