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Spotlight on Social Sciences Alumni: Ben Seitelman

Name: Benjamin Seitelman         UR Major:  History Other UR Majors/Minors: Political Science Current City, State of Residence: Highland Park, IL Job Title: Finance Administrator                Employer: Keith Fitzgerald for Congress Family: Parents (Lori and David), two sisters (Sara and Jessica) How did you choose your major? I have always been interested in history and politics and the […]

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Spotlight on Humanities Alumni: Ben Epstein

Name: Ben Epstein Age:  36 Education: BA (Film Studies & Political Science) Current city/state of residence: NYC, NY Job Title: Producer, American Pickers Employer: Cineflix Why did you choose to attend the University of Rochester?   I was offered a great financial aid package. When and how did you choose your major?   I started […]

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Spotlight on Social Sciences Alumni: Jonathan Garon

Name: Jonathan Garon UR Major:  History Other UR Majors/Minors: Political Science Current City, State of Residence: Washington, DC How did you choose your major(s)? I’ve been fascinated by history for as long as I can remember.  Growing up in Virginia, where 70% of the American Civil War was fought, my parents would take my siblings and […]

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Spotlight on Humanities Alumni: Alissa (Miller) Harrington

Name: Alissa (Miller) Harrington Education (UR and additional): BA (Religious Studies & Political Science), University of Rochester, 2004; Master of Advocacy & Political Leadership, University of Minnesota-Duluth Current city/state of residence: St. Paul, MN Job Title: Policy Analyst; political consultant Employer: State of Minnesota; self Family: Husband, Christopher (’03) & 2 dogs: Meliora & Scarlet […]

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Spotlight on Social Sciences Alumni: Lauren Jewett

Name:  Lauren Jewett UR Major:  History Other UR Majors/Minors: Political Science (major), American Sign Language (minor) Additional Education: Alternative Certification Program (teaching certification) Current City, State of Residence: New Orleans, LA Job Title:  Special Education Case Manager Employer: Special Education Case Manager, KIPP McDonogh 15 Primary School for the Creative Arts and Content Seminar Instructor, […]

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Spotlight on Social Sciences Alumni: Nathan Novosel

Name: Nathan Novosel UR Major: Financial Economics Other UR Majors/Minors: Political Science Additional Education: Currently taking classes towards my MEd at George Mason University Current City, State of Residence: Washington, D.C. Job Title: Third Grade Math and Science Teacher Employer: Browne Education Campus Community Activities: Currently the fourth and fifth grade basketball coach at BEC. […]

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Spotlight on Social Sciences Alumni: Jonathan Elkin

Name: Jonathan Elkin ’08 Education (UR and Additional): BA (Political Science & African/African-American Studies), University of Rochester, 2008 Job Title: Student Employer: Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) Community activities: American Jewish World Service – Global Circle When and how did you choose your major? I doubled majored in political science and African/African-American […]

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Spotlight on Social Sciences Alumni: Mark S. Zaid

Name: Mark S. Zaid Education: UR’89, BA HIS/PSC; Albany Law School, JD’92 Current city/state of residence: Rockville, Maryland Job Title: Managing Partner Employer: Law Firm of Mark S. Zaid, P.C. What activities were you involved in as a student and what did you gain from them? In addition to double-majoring in History/Political Science, I spent […]

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Spotlight on Social Sciences Alumni: Anthony Baldo

Name: Anthony Baldo UR Major: Economics and Political Science Current City, State of Residence: Tampa, Fl Job Title: Vice president – Branch Manager Employer: JP Morgan Chase Community Activities: Safety Harbor Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors – Treasurer and Safety Harbor Business Council Liaison.   How did you choose your major(s)? Choosing my major […]

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Fellowship Prepares Rochester Student for Career in International Affairs

Jonathan Johnson ’14 has been selected as a 2013 Public Policy & International Affairs Fellow at Carnegie Mellon’s Junior Summer Institute

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