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Yes She Can

Brittany Horowitz, SOC '12, capitalized on her winter volunteer experience to snag a summer internship with Fox News.

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More Than Just Luck

SOC alumnus Steve Dorsey ’08 chalks his job search success up to luck, but determination and talent played roles, too.

Lindsay Webster, '03, at the Sundance Film Festival.

2009 Rising Star Award Winner Produces Career in Hollywood

Just six years out of college, Lindsay Webster, SOC/BA ’03, recipient of the 2009 Rising Star Award, has distinguished herself not only as an outstanding young professional, but as one dedicated to addressing important social issues.

Alia Yunis

Abu Dhabi-Based Alumna’s New Novel Boasts Global Appeal

A seasoned journalist, filmmaker, and professor whose debut novel, The Night Counter, has already garnered widespread praise, Alia Yunis, SOC/MA ’91, relies on basic storytelling skills to distill her work across fields to its most essential points.

International Media Student Leila Hernandez staffs the

Summer in Brussels Yields Professional Experience

This past summer, I gained real International Media experience through the SIS Summer Abroad Internship Program in Brussels, Belgium. For six weeks I worked as a trade assistant for the State of Illinois – West European Office of Trade and Investment.