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Drawing on her service with the UA Falun Dafa Club and undergraduate research experiences, alumna Shiana Ferng now works at Microsoft, where she offers meditation classes. This is the final in a three-part series on graduates working in their dream jobs.
Alumnus Nick Lunn uses compelling visual storytelling to share the world via National Geographic programming. The second in a three-part series on Wildcats who are in their dream jobs.
Steve Erickson was on a business track until he found his dream job in Teach for America. The first in a three-part series on alumni who say the UA prepared them for amazing careers.
For those at the UA's medical schools in Tucson and Phoenix, the occasion is the culmination of a process that matches graduating students with residency programs. Amid cheers and tears, nearly 180 students learned where they will spend the next several years as resident-physicians.
Dr. Vivek Murthy, the U.S. surgeon general, shared his hopes for the UA graduating class and also the importance of empathy, optimism and courage in living an enriching life.
Speakers at the UA's 152nd Commencement urged the Class of 2016 to make cross-cultural ties that build trust and to engage in bold actions that enrich the community at large.
Here are some of our favorite social posts from the UA's Commencement ceremony.
Meet Vip Sitaraman, an idea machine from the Class of 2016, who had his sights set on medical school until his path took an entrepreneurial turn. His most recent startup, DrawScience, is positioned to go big — and soon.
Kasey Urquidez, the UA's vice president of enrollment management and student affairs, says she enjoys each new edition of the big day in May. With UANews video.