Alumni & Campus Stories

Attorneys Corey Hickman and Julie Trester

Asylum Advocates

It was no ordinary courtroom victory last November for Chicago attorneys Julie Trester, ’86 LAS, JD ’89, and Corey Hickman, ’11 LAS. Their client, a 21-year-old Mexican mother, cried. The two seasoned attorneys grew...

Antony Agoustakis

In Class: Myth Maker

what literature tells us about the past.   I grew up in Greece on the island of Crete. We studied mythology beginning in the second grade, and history starting in the third grade. In...

1969 Thanksgiving Dinner

Jane’s Restaurant

“You can get anything you want at Jane’s Restaurant.” The year was 1969. Woodstock’s three days of peace and music had made history only months before, and one of the event’s stars, Arlo Guthrie,...

Martin “Tike” Santos

Audio Ace

Those chills running down your spine when singer Garth Brooks does a live performance of the song “The Thunder Rolls”? They come in part thanks to Martin “Tike” Santos, ’89 LAS.  As monitor engineer...