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Alumni - Where Are They Now?

Margaret DePondMargaret DePond, BA ’10, MA in History ’12 from Claremont Graduate University
Currently a PhD candidate in U.S. History at University of New Mexico
Title of thesis: “Women of the Golden Gate: Prostitution in San Francisco, 1848-1870”



Dana GrossDana Gross, BA ‘09
Currently a third year law student at Lewis and Clark Law School in Portland, Oregon
Title of thesis: “Mao Versus Khrushchev: An Analysis of the Sino-Soviet Split 1956-1963”




Apolo Rios

Apolo Rios, BA ’97, Teaching credential in History ‘98
Currently an MA candidate at CSU San Marcos and the department chair of Social Science at Mission Hills High School
Title of thesis: “Emiliano Zapata: Contributions to Land Reform”



Mahala RuddellMahala Ruddell, BA ‘10
Currently an MA candidate in history at University of New Hampshire
Title of thesis: “From Wise Woman to Witch: The Role of the Midwife in the Witch Trials of Early Modern Scotland and Germany”



Jonel SeonJonel Seon, BA ’07, Green MBA ’11
Currently the Student Services Manager for the Laney College Green Jobs Training Programs
Title of thesis: Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Equality: An Examination of the American Civil Rights Movement and the Approaches Taken by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Malcolm X, and the Black Panther Party”


Kathleen Smith

Kathleen Smith, BA ’07, Social Studies Credential ’08 from Saint Mary’s College
Currently a candidate for an MA in Humanities with a History emphasis and an AP U.S. History teacher at Marin Catholic High School
Title of thesis: “Education in the Hands of the United States Supreme Court: Why is Racial Segregation Still an Issue?”




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