A passion to serve: Saint Mary’s educator balances higher ed schedule with volunteer firefighting, emergency services
George Diaz M’10 is a man who wears many hats — including a firefighter’s helmet when duty calls.
Bridging the gap: Assistant business professor earns top research award at national financial planning conference
Andrew Scott was working in the commodity trading industry in 2009. Ten years later, the assistant business professor is bringing academic research in behavioral economics to the front lines of financial planning
The Next Mission: Former U.S. Army colonel seeks to improve military transition into civilian life through dissertation research
It’s a small piece of limestone, about the size of a fist, encased behind glass. To Col. Mitchell Brew, though, it means so much more.
“It was the most nerve-wracking, out-of-body, exciting thing I’ve ever done in my life. I felt like I couldn’t breathe.” Such was the reality of Amber Leong M’10 earlier this summer, walking out to a cold and quiet Los Angeles studio clad in a warm, yellow dress as a contestant on ABC’s “Shark Tank” with all eyes on her — including a group of five wealthy entrepreneurs-turned-investors.