Our Featured Alumni
Rebecca Barrett-Fox ’00 is an assistant professor of history at Bethel College in North Newton, Kansas. She earned her master’s and doctorate from the University of Kansas, both in American studies.
Riley Downs ’12 is currently attending Villanova Law School.
Daniel Follett ’11 is currently immersed in a graduate assistantship and working as Assistant Coach for the Women’s Volleyball team at Mercer University in Macon, Ga. He plans to receive his master’s degree in education in two years, after which he anticipates career paths in coaching volleyball full-time or teaching history in a permanent capacity.
Rachel Gressick ’10 is currently employed as a park ranger for the National Park Service. She is also attending Duquesne University in pursuit of her secondary education social studies certificate.
Kelsey Gvozdich ’10 is currently attending law school at Widener University in Wilmington, Del. While at Juniata, she participated in the Washington Center internship. She adds that professors Alison Fletcher and Celia Cook-Huffman were her mentors at Juniata.
Meghan Hall ’12 is currently enrolled in the master’s degree in history program at Duquesne University.
Erica Rhodes Hayden ’07 is currently completing her doctorate in history at Vanderbilt University. She credits an internship at the Huntingdon County Historical Society, during which she transcribed war letters and learned about archival work, as her greatest undergraduate experience.
Regina Diehl Smith ’07 is currently teaching social studies at the Leander Independent School District near Austin, Texas. She cites Jim Tuten as her Juniata inspiration for his advice and patience.
David Sollenberger ’10 has been awarded a fellowship to pursue graduate study in political theory at Catholic University in Washington, D.C.
Graduate and Ph.D. programs attended by Juniata graduates from 1998-2006:
- Duquesne University and Duquesne School of Law
- University of Delaware
- University of Hawaii
- George Washington University
- Miami University (Ohio)
- Western Michigan University
- Widener School of Law
- Johns Hopkins University
- Temple University
- University of Pittsburgh