Categories | Alumni

Life lessons and education guided grad to her career calling

April 24, 2018 0

Nadege (Pierre) Borgat earned her bachelor’s degree while raising son Malik. She started her master’s degree when she was eight...

Scientist is always in motion on the ocean

April 24, 2018 0

For Tara Ingalsbe, there’s nothing more fulfilling than getting a great scoop of sediment. A civilian oceanographer for the Naval...

Cheeps by the dozen

April 19, 2018 0

In Andy and Angela Kunkle’s world, the chickens most definitely came before the eggs. A dozen peeps, to be specific....

The X factor: Diamonds shine a business model that’s a jewel

November 3, 2017 0

The business office of tomorrow is here today in Naples thanks to the vision of FGCU alum Brett Diamond, (’12,...

Tech entrepreneur running at speed of data

November 3, 2017 0

Jonathan Forbes can’t identify with the worker who is burdened by abject servitude, trudging lifelessly to work every morning knowing...

FGCU fuels grad’s interest in forensic studies

November 3, 2017 0

It’s been about 10 years since Jessica Vena (2015, Master’s Forensic Studies) first wrote about a topic that sounded like...

Collier business leaders follow FGCU alumna

November 3, 2017 0

Schoolteachers often encourage their students to try new things, but Amanda Beights needed some encouragement of her own when, in...

Alumni Awards, Homecoming help grads stay connected

October 31, 2017 0

It’s time to nominate deserving graduates for this year’s Alumni of Distinction and Soaring Eagle awards....

Answering the call

May 8, 2017 0

Forensic studies grad thrives on helping people in crisis...

Giraffes are a girl’s best friend

May 8, 2017 0

FGCU alumna grows up with and helps promote exotic animals...