Used for posts referring to the Office of Alumni Relations’ alumni success stories series.

Ashley Cornelius ’13 named Pikes Peak Poet Laureate

October 11, 2021

After graduating from UCCS with degrees in communications and psychology, Cornelius started racking up awards and honors for her poetry. Her most recent honor came in October 2021, when she was named the Pikes Peak Library District’s Poet Laureate. (More)

Katherine Latona ’18: “Life has a way of working itself out”

August 12, 2021

There are times in life when our plans seem inevitable. We expect everything to go a certain way — but then it all changes. For Katherine Latona ’18, an Arts History alumna, life after graduation didn’t go as planned. But Latona landed on her feet, and is now an archivist for the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Committee. (More)

Realizing A New Journey | Nicole LeDoux ’19

May 25, 2021

Nicole LeDoux always dreamed of getting involved with her community. Like many, her post-graduation plans were halted due to the pandemic. We caught up with her to hear how she’s rerouted her career plans towards a new dream. (More)

Success Stories: Missy Uveges ’19

September 4, 2020

For Missy Uveges ’19, being an ICU nurse is about rigor, autonomy, trust, teamwork and intensity – and decisions that mean the difference between life and death. She couldn’t imagine a better career. (More)