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Spotlight on Natural Sciences Alumni: Laura Osborne

Name: Laura Cowan Osborne Occupation: Early Childhood Special Education Teacher Education (UR and additional): BA Brain and Cognitive Sciences (double minor in history and psychology) University of Rochester, 2003; MA Early Childhood Special Education George Washington University, 2005; Certificate of Applied Behavior Analysis, George Mason University, 2009 Current city/state/country of residence: Alexandria, VA Why did […]

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Spotlight on Natural Sciences Alumni: Wendy Moore

Name: Wendy Moore Occupation: Soon-to-be director of Brooklyn Country Day, a small, private preschool Education (UR and additional): BA in BCS and Psychology ’05, U of R; PhD in Cognitive Development, Teachers College Columbia University Current city/state/country of residence: Brooklyn, NY Who were your mentors while you were on campus?  Have you continued those relationships? […]

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Spotlight on Natural Sciences Alumni: Sarah Lazer-Gomez

Name: Sarah Lazer-Gomez Occupation: Psychologist, New York City Police Department Education (UR and additional): Undergraduate – University of Rochester (’07): Major, Brain & Cognitive Science, Minor; Psychology and American Sign Language Graduate School – Long Island University, C.W. Post; Clinical Psychology, Psy.D. Current city/state/country of residence: New York, NY Why did you choose to attend […]

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Spotlight on Natural Sciences Alumni: Karissa Page

Name: Karissa M. Page, MPH UR Major:  Biology Other UR Majors/Minors: Psychology (major) Additional Education: Master of Public Health from Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine Current City, State of Residence: Baton Rouge, LA Job Title: Project Coordinator Employer: Acadiana C.A.R.E.S. How did you choose your major(s)? I was initially pre-med.  Most […]

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Spotlight on Natural Sciences Alumni: Patricia Waters

Name: Patricia Waters UR Major: Biology Other UR Majors/Minors: Psychology Additional Education: MS Secondary Education, Pace University; PhD Teaching and Curriculum, Warner School of Education Current City, State of Residence: Oswego, NY Job Title: Mentor-Scholar Coordinator Employer: SUNY Oswego Community Activities: Member, Leadership Oswego County; Chair, Oswego Education Alliance How did you choose your major(s)? Playing […]

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Spotlight on Natural Sciences Alumni: Riley O’Neil

Name: Riley O’Neil UR Major:  Biology Other UR Majors/Minors: Psychology, BA Current City, State of Residence: Albany, NY Job Title: Medical Student, Ensign Employer: Albany Medical College, United States Navy Community Activities: Youth mentoring/tutoring/educational programs How did you choose your major(s)? I choose both biology and psychology as a result of the great amount of […]

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Spotlight on Natural Sciences Alumni: Claire Agrawal

Name:  Claire Agrawal UR Major:  Biology Other UR Majors/Minors: French, Psychology as a Social Science Additional Education: Currently in University of Pittsburgh’s DPT program Current City, State of Residence: Pittsburgh, PA Community Activities:  Work one-on-one with a child with Down Syndrome and Autism at a Saturday morning program promoting motor and social development through gym […]

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Spotlight on Engineering Alumni: Brad Orego

Name: Brad Orego Occupation: User Experience Designer Education (UR and additional): BS (Computer Science), BA (Psychology), University of Rochester, 2010; T5 2011 Current city/state of residence: Madison, WI Community activitiesMUFA (ultimate frisbee), Kanopy Dance Company, MCVD (dance), Madison Curling Club, UXMad, 3-Day Startup, Startup Weekend, 100state Why did you choose to attend the University of […]

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Spotlight on Natural Sciences Alumni: Eshin Jolly

Name: Eshin Jolly Occupation: Graduate Student Education (UR and additional): B.A. in BCS & Psychology, minor in Music, U of R; PhD in Cognitive Neuroscience (anticipated), Dartmouth College Current city/state/country of residence: Hanover, NH Current Community activities: Research, Teaching, Musical performance  Why did you choose to attend the University of Rochester? I chose to attend […]

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Spotlight on Humanities and Social Science Alumni: Sarah Otto

Name: Sarah Otto Age: 31 Occupation: Exhibition Coordinator, The Cleveland Museum of Art Education (UR and additional): B.A. in Religion and Psychology, University of Rochester, 2002; Take Five Scholars, Music as a Universal Language, 2003; Master of Theological Studies, Harvard Divinity School, 2006 Current city/state of residence: Cleveland, OH Why did you choose to attend […]

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