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Alumni Success Stories

For Jennifer Schmidt ’17, opportunities abound behind the lens of a camera. Her photography and videography skills have introduced her to Napoleon Dynamite, helped her bring news to audiences across Nebraska and secured her two professional positions. Just months after graduation in May, the Hastings College journalism graduate leveraged her ...Read more
For three Hastings College graduates, enjoying the Omaha arts scene is all in a day’s work. Amy (Krobot) Rummel ’94, Kori (Else) Radloff ’95 and Jessica (Hardy) Brummer ’04 are all marketing directors working to... Read more
Two Hastings College graduates have been appointed as judges in Nebraska courts. John H. Marsh ’81 was appointed by Gov. Pete Ricketts in March to the Ninth Judicial District Court, which covers Buffalo and Hall... Read more
What happens when you take math and chemistry degrees from Hastings College and combine them with advanced studies in chemical and biomolecular engineering? If you’re Dr. Jeff Erickson ’97, you help the U.S. Navy design... Read more
A dozen easels stand at attention in a large, gray classroom. They are perfectly new, waiting for the first brush stroke or pencil mark from an artist’s hand. The cement floor below calls out for... Read more
Matt Seeley’s sculptures might last only a few days, but for him, that’s part of the beauty of ephemeral art. Seeley ’88, a systems engineer, sculpts large-scale creations with snow, creating jumbo characters like a... Read more
Molly Sutter '16 stays pretty busy with her job of teaching mathematics and as the assistant coach of the cross country teams in Louisville, Nebraska. Read more
Alumnus Ryan Rogers '08 works as the human resources manager at Gavilon Group in Omaha, Nebraska, where he is married to Jossy Rogers, another HC alum. Read more
Brady and Jillian (Heiden) Fickenscher were assigned to each other as study partners their freshman year. Today, they are married and both work at York Medical Clinic. Read more
As a recent graduate, alumna Maggie Vaughan '16 has already landed herself the director of talent solutions at the Hastings Economic Development Corporation in Hastings, Nebraska. Read more
Hull received a solid foundation and preparation from Hastings College for grad school where he's studying trumpet performance. Read more