Alumni Ongoing

Alumni of Political Science

Ongoing Studies

Justin Adofina (BA 2017) is a rising 3L at Pepperdine University School of Law.

Jose Alcocer (BA 2016)  received his M.P.P. from the Sol Price School of Public Policy at USC in May 2019.

Colin Black (BA 2017) is finishing his second year at DePaul University Law School in Chicago.

Asmita Deswal (BA 2016) is in law school at Georgetown University.

Kimberleigh Ferrando (BA 2017) is finishing her second year at the University of the Pacific McGeorge Law School.

Ruben Frausto (BA 2014) is a rising 3L at Western State College of Law.

Elizabeth (Luna) Gills (MA 2013) is in the Masters of Education program at USC.

Edgar Gonzalez (BA 2016)  received his M.P.A. from the CSULB School of Public Administration in May 2019.

Dellara Gorjian (BA 2017) is finishing her second year at USC law school.

Ashley Hernandez (BA 2014) is in the Ph.D. program in Planning, Policy, and Design at UC Irvine.

Jocelyn Kuo (BA 2017) is in the Public Policy MA program at the University of Michigan.

Karina Laigo (BA 2017) is finishing her second year of law school at California Western School of Law.

John Martin (BA 2015) is finishing his third year at Southwestern Law School in Los Angeles.

Laura Mergenthaler (BA 2014) is graduating from Western State College of Law.

Chris Muro (BA 2015) received his J.D. from Willamette University, College of Law in Salem, Oregon in May 2019.

Kylie Sholty (BA 2018) is in her first year at Washington University of St. Louis School of Law.

Guy Uhler (BA 2018) is in his first year of law school at Western States College of Law in Irvine.

Updated July 2019

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