A bachelor’s degree in biology is the stepping stone to several professions. Depending on the graduate program chosen, individuals can pursue careers as technicians, scientists, zoologists, dentists, doctors and more. Karl Evanoff, DDS, ’11, owns and operates his own dental practice in Muskegon, MI. As a dentist and small business owner, he takes pride in … Continued
Alumni with cool jobs: Taheerah “Ty” Ali
A true dynamo, Taheerah “Ty” Ali, ’13, excels professionally utilizing her analytic and athletic skills. Her full-time job as Regional Payroll Specialist for the Addison Group includes handling payroll and working with individuals on benefits, taxes and payroll related items. “I enjoy solving multiple issues that pop up each day. No situation is the same. … Continued
Alumni with cool jobs: Tonya Rider
An accomplished individual, Tonya Rider (’11, MOL, Organizational Leadership) has made her mark in this region and nationally. A seasoned law enforcement professional, her career includes 26 years as a City of Toledo Police Detective in the Special Victims Unit and the Crimes Against Persons Department. Prior to her retirement, she served as an Employee … Continued
Alumni with cool jobs: Jacquelynn Sharp
Have you ever met someone who has a cool job? What was it? Whether the individual was a sportscaster, chef, pilot, firefighter or microbiologist, we admire that job simply because we would love to get paid to do that job! However, cool jobs are actually subjective. Monster.com asserts the coolest jobs allow individuals to do … Continued
Esports: Game on!
In her quest to keep Lourdes innovative and relevant, President Mary Ann Gawelek is leading the way in a new frontier: Esports! As the country and the globe get more acquainted with the world of competitive gaming, our university is the first within the Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference to enter this new frontier.