Chad Mirkin '86, a leading figure in nanotechnology and recent recipient of the prestigious Dan David Prize in the Future Time Dimension, discusses his career and how Dickinson shaped it.
Former American studies major Brian Schwartz ’13 delves into the world of money and politics as a political finance reporter for CNBC.
Former biology major Eric Johns ’09 aids patients in their recuperation as an acute rehabilitation physical therapist for Penn Institute for Rehabilitation Medicine.
Dickinson’s useful liberal-arts education led former history major Joseph Kelley ’06 toward a career in politics.
Rick Smolan '72's latest book invites readers to join the "good fight," and Friday, April 27, he'll be at Dickinson to discuss the stunning multimedia project.
Kirsten Nixa Sabia '92 didn't foresee a career in sports, but Dickinson prepared her to be flexible and adapt, and today she's the PGA Tour's vice president of integrated communications.
For Eric Amsler '99, director of scouting and assistant director of player personnel for the Miami Heat, Dickinson's liberal-arts education was the perfect preparation for a front-office career.
Whether its management or coaching, media or operations, for dozens of Dickinson alumni, sports represent the professional arena they now inhabit.
Former political science major Jamie Lopez ’12 strives to promote justice and protect victims of crimes in her hometown community as the deputy district attorney for the County of Los Angeles.
For Ph.D. candidates Rizwan Saffie ’14 and Myungsun Shin ’14, Dickinson was the perfect launch pad for advanced scientific research.
Sometimes, life doesn't go according to plan, and the challenges before us seem insurmountable. That's when the learning happens, says COO Gretchen Ernest Brigden '89.
Leann Leiter '08 merges art, cross-cultural communication and critical thinking honed at Dickinson College to inform her social-justice career.
Linda Specht '82, P '20, sees the "intellectual resilience" she gained at Dickinson as the key to her successful foreign service career.
Longtime Pittsburgh Steelers scout and Dickinson College alumnus has been at the starting line for 15 years.
Unexpected challenges and a liberal-arts edge drove Melissa Lareau ’03 to create a career-rehabilitating soil to make communities more healthy and food secure.
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