Student Stories

Marketing Student Secures Job Following Senior Showcase

The first annual Senior Showcase, hosted by The Office of Career Programs and Employer Relations in December, turned out to be a worthwhile and rewarding experience for students like current senior Alexandra Derlaga.

Alexandra Derlaga, a Marketing major at Dominican …

By Angela Magnelli
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MLIS Alumna Named Director of La Grange Public Library

Jennifer Hovanec MLIS ’11, circulation manager at Northbrook Public Library, has been named the new executive director of the La Grange Public Library.

The library’s board of directors approved Hovanec’s hiring on Dec. 27 following a national search that began …

By Dominican University
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MBA Grad Named Chief Financial Officer of La Rabida Hospital 

Brian Fredericks MBA ’10 was recently named chief financial officer and vice president of administration at La Rabida Children’s Hospital in Chicago.

Fredericks, who assumed the role in December, has worked for more than 20 years in finance, healthcare and …

By Dominican University
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Mock Interviews and Beyond

During the week of November 28th, The Office of Career Programs and Employer Relations hosted virtual mock interviews for students in the Dominican Career Development Program (DCDP) 200-level course, Leveraging Your Strengths. At these virtual events, held on Tuesday evening, …

By Jessica Flores
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Student-driven ‘DU Votes’ Registered More Than 100 Student Voters 

A student-driven initiative to increase voter awareness led to more than 100 Dominican University students registering to vote for the first time this year.

Last spring, Chloe Young, a senior psychology major and Willenborg Civic Learning Student Fellow, organized DU …

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At the Intersection of Profit and Purpose

When Dahlia Mijarez ’16 started her summer internship at MB Financial, she didn’t even know what commercial banking was, let alone where it would take her.

“It was an opportunity to go into the city, be at a bank and learn …

By Dominican University
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Fashion Design Student, Mia Hitterman, on Women Empowerment

“Throughout my k-12 education, I remember struggling to give presentations, talk in small groups, and even say my name. Growing up with a stutter gave me a different perspective on how I communicated with my teachers, friends, and family. I …

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Support of Latine Students Highlighted by Alumna, Adjunct Instructor

Dominican University’s status as a premier Catholic Hispanic-Serving Institution is celebrated in a piece published by the U.S. Department of Education.

Dominican University: Serving Latine Students in the Midwest was published Oct. 14 on Homeroom, the official blog of the Department of …

By Dominican University
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Estera Piorek Named 2022 Recipient of Donna A. Hubert Memorial Scholarship

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We are proud to announce Estera Piorek, an Accounting major at Dominican University, as the 2022 recipient of the Donna A. Hubert Memorial Scholarship.  The goal of the Scholarship is to…

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Success Stories: Bianca Leon

What was your favorite part about your internship?

I have several favorite parts of the internship. Firstly, the internship allowed me to experience new things. Prior to this internship, I had never visited a golf course. There is a first …

By Dominican University
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