News, Media and Stories | Class Of 2018

Luke Olson ’18 joined the staff of the Ellensburg Daily Record newspaper in October as sports editor.  
Amy Paterson MFA ’18 died Nov. 6, 2018, at age 46, surrounded by her family at home.
Tommy Thayer Hon. ’18 and his fellow KISS bandmates announced their final world tour, “End of the Road,” after 45 years of recording and touring.
Rebecca Chung OD ’18 was one of the recipients of the 2018 Resident Travel Fellowship Award granted by the American Academy of Optometry.
Kendra Weiler MS ’17, OD ’18 was one of the recipients of the 2018 Resident Travel Fellowship Award granted by the American Academy of Optometry.   
Jonas Hanna pictured smiling
Recent business alumnus Jonas Hanna '18 launched his business just before graduation. Less than a year later, his product is on the market in stores like Made in Oregon.
Misty A. Triplett MAT ’18 died June 16, 2018, at age 40. She battled cancer for three years before passing away peacefully at home surrounded by loved ones.
Elona Wilson '18 has letter published in The Oregonian.
Free-lance writer Emily Sernaker has been published in multiple outlets.
Luke Olson ’18 is the new and first ever sports editor for South King Media.

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