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Jordan Siu ’14 graduated from Western University College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific in Pomona, Calif., in June 2018.
Brianna “Bri” Castellini ’14 is the director of a startup company called Stareable, a community of web series creators.
Cynthia Neely MFA ’13 had her poem, “Me Too – The Fall of Man,” published on Women’s Voices for Change, a news, commentary and opinion website that celebrates women’s health, beauty and wisdom.
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Alex Bell ’13 recently led a team that was tasked with redesigning the Pacific University website. She was featured by Adobe on the Adobe Blog for her work. 
Kari Wergeland MFA ’12 is an author and breast cancer survivor who has self-published two books of poetry, Voice Break and The Ballad of the New Carissa and Other Poems. Her third book, Breast Cancer: A Poem in Five Acts, was published this year by Finishing Line Press. 
Dewey Tucker MHA ’12 was promoted to senior implementation manager at the Department of Veterans Affairs Austin (Tex.) data center.
Leslie Schwartz MFA ’12 is the author of two novels, Jumping the Green and Angels Crest. She published a best-selling memoir, The Lost Chapters, about incarceration and redemption.
Deborah Reed MFA ’12 held a book reading and signing event for her sixth published novel, The Days When Birds Come Back, at the Northwest Authors Presentation in Cannon Beach, Ore.
Joseph Oelfke ’12, PT ’15 is on staff as a physical therapist at Advance Sports & Spine Therapy in Portland and is a lab assistant in human anatomy.
Talina Corvus PT ’12 is the outpatient service coordinator for Brookdale Hillside (Ore.) Therapy Services, lead instructor for Principles of Therapeutic Exercise and Motor Learning and a lab assistant in Physical Agents and Mechanical Modalities.