Alumni - Where Are They Now?

Margaret DePond

MARGARET DEPOND, BA ’10, MA in History ’12, Claremont Graduate University

PhD Candidate  (U.S. History at University of New Mexico)

Title of senior thesis:  "Women of the Golden Gate: Prostitution in San Francisco, 1848-1870"


dana.gross_final DANA GROSS,  BA '09, JD '13 Lewis and Clark Law School

 Deputy Public Defender (Tuolumne County, CA)


 Title of senior thesis: “Mao Versus Khrushchev: An Analysis of the Sino-Soviet
 Split 1956-1963”


 GARRETT PERDIGAO,   BA '13      garrett.perdigao_final

 Parks and Recreation Coordinator (City of Healdsburg)


 Title of senior thesis: "Pearl Harbor: Warning and Attack"



MAHALA RUDDELL, BA ‘10, MA '14 University of New Hampshire

Research Coordinator (Park City Museum)

Weekly Columnist (The Park Record, Park City, Utah)


Title of senior thesis: “From Wise Woman to Witch: The Role of the Midwife in the Witch Trials of Early Modern Scotland and Germany”
Title of master thesis: "Strangers in their Own Native Land: Joseph Smith Mormons, and the Orientalizing of an American People" (MA thesis received the Graduate Student Research/Scholarship/Creativity Award) 

Jonel Seon

JONEL SEON,  BA ’07, Green MBA ’11

Account Manager  (Red Bay Coffee Roasters in Oakland, CA)


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, BA ’07, Social Studies Credential ’08 from Saint Mary’s College,  MA Humanities, '13 from Dominican University of California

 AP US History Teacher, Social Studies Department Chair  (Marin  Catholic High School)

Title of senior thesis: “Education in the Hands of the United States Supreme Court: Why is Racial Segregation Still an Issue?”

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