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.

Hoya Highlight
Jake DeCicco
Sep 2018

Hoya Highlight: Jake DeCicco (MSB’16)

Jake DeCicco (MSB’16) Chief Operating Officer, SUNNIVA Super Coffee Middle Brother | Co-Founder | Chief Operating Officer, SUNNIVA Super Coffee What is the best career advice you have ever received?...
Hoya Highlight
Luisa Santos
Sep 2018

Hoya Highlight: Luisa Santos (C’14)

Luisa Santos (C’14) Founder, Lulu’s Ice Cream Founder, Lulu’s Ice Cream What is the best career advice you have ever received? I received a lot of great advice from my many mentors over time. The...
Hoya Highlight
Devi Sahny
Sep 2018

Hoya Highlight: Devi Sahny (C’15)

Devi Sahny (C’15) CEO & Founder, Ascend Now CEO & Founder, Ascend Now What is the best career advice you have ever received? The best career advice I received was: "if people are complaining...
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...
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...
Georgetown Magazine
So Others Might Eat
Aug 2016

Georgetown Magazine: An Opportunity to Serve with Friends

Food and nutrition services have always been a volunteer match for Mu Alpha Hoyas. Image credit: Mu Alpha website By Timothy Rosenberger (C'16) When Paul Albergo (C'82) thinks about his four years at...
Alumni Stories
Rev. Guy Consolmagno, S.J.
May 2016

Five Memorable Quotes from Georgetown Commencement Speeches

Each year, accomplished leaders in top areas such as business, government and entertainment set out to inspire, empower and encourage new classes of graduates at commencement. Even when the...
Hoya Highlight
Dec 2015

Hoya Highlight: Gaurav Malik (MBA'12)

Co-Founder & CEO, nClass Describe your company, nClass, and the problem it’s trying to solve in classrooms around the world: In classrooms around the world, students come to learn and instructors...
Georgetown Magazine
Music Comes Alive at Dahlgren
Dec 2015

Georgetown Magazine: Music Comes Alive at Dahlgren

Backpacks and laptop bags line the side aisles as students settle themselves into this welcoming space, described by many as the heart of campus.
Alumni at Work
Susie O'Hare (C'10)
Nov 2015

Careers and Camaraderie for Hong Kong Hoyas

Caroline Kwok and Susie O’Hare offer a glimpse at living and working in Hong Kong as young Georgetown alumnae. After enrolling in a course on International Relations at Georgetown, Susie O’Hare (C’10...
Alumni Spotlight
Nov 2015

Claire Naylor and Claire Charamnac - Co-founders, Women LEAD

Claire Charamnac (F’11), from Singapore, and Claire Naylor (F’11), from Nepal, met their first year at Georgetown. The two immediately bonded over the long distance away from their families, and,...
Hoyas for Others
Mar 2015

An Alumna's Compassionate Care Abroad: Mary Grace Reich

By Na’Tasha Jones Managing Editor, Georgetown Alumni All members of the Georgetown community are familiar with and committed to the mission of being “women and men for others” within their daily...