From the top of the PR industry to unemployment to reality TV stardom, Kelly Smith Beaty, SOC/MA ’05, turns hardship into opportunity as she competes to become Donald Trump’s next “Apprentice.”
Six years and three Emmys after graduating from American University, Brandon Benavides, SOC/MA ’04, is back in Washington.
The Young Alumni Chapter (YAC) welcomes two new volunteers: Matt Bormet, CAS-SPA/BA ’03, and Caitlin Douglas, SOC-SPA/BA ’08. They share a love of AU and a desire – and the skills – to improve the experience of fellow young alumni in the D.C. area.
Natasha Barrett, SOC/BA '00, shares the news about her career and her upcoming 10-year reunion.
Microsoft’s senior product manager, Paul Sanford, SOC/BA ’98, plugs into two types of networks—one driven by technology and the other of a more human sort—as Seattle alumni chapter leader.
Radio talk show host and TV personality Clark Howard, SPA/BA ’76, demonstrates the duality of fortune—frugality and generosity—by acting as a money coach on his nationally syndicated show and building homes for Habitat for Humanity.