Just ‘Crush It’

September 10th, 2019 | Comments Off on Just ‘Crush It’ | Posted in From Our Alumni

Alumnus Mike Steel offers advice on carefully navigating the career ladder By Laurie B. Davis Before Mike Steel (Bus ’05) enrolled at The University of Toledo, he aspired to become a professional athlete. “I thought I was going to be a professional football player or basketball player,” says Steel, who came to UToledo from Cincinnati. […] Read more »

Taking action

September 10th, 2019 | Comments Off on Taking action | Posted in From Our Alumni

Young alumna focuses political experience on upcoming presidential campaign By Laurie B. Davis At the age of 23, Sydney Jones (A/L, ’19) already has worked at the local, state and federal levels of government politics and policy. Jones took every opportunity at The University of Toledo to learn about government service and immersed herself in […] Read more »

Home is Where the Heart is for Tycen Anderson

August 14th, 2019 | Comments Off on Home is Where the Heart is for Tycen Anderson | Posted in From Our Alumni

Toledo native stays close to his roots, gives back to a community that needs him By Paul Helgren There are lots of places that Tycen Anderson could have played college football, but there was only one he could call home. Anderson, a junior safety with the Toledo Rockets, has lived his entire life in Toledo. […] Read more »

John B. Neff (Bus ’55) applied his investment savvy to philanthropic causes

August 14th, 2019 | Comments Off on John B. Neff (Bus ’55) applied his investment savvy to philanthropic causes | Posted in From Our Alumni

By Laurie B. Davis The late John B. Neff (Bus ’55) was very grateful for his University of Toledo education says his daughter, Lisa Neff Ryave. It was at UToledo that the late professor Sidney M. Robbins introduced Neff to the world of finance, a field in which Neff built a remarkably successful career. Neff […] Read more »

When the fight is personal

August 14th, 2019 | Comments Off on When the fight is personal | Posted in From Our Alumni

Alumnus takes on Alzheimer’s, dementias as a policy leader in Ohio By Laurie B. Davis Caring for people with Alzheimer’s and other dementias has long weighed heavily on families and caregivers. Currently, 5.8 million Americans suffer from these diseases, and the Alzheimer’s Association projects that by 2050 — as the baby boomer generation ages —14 […] Read more »

An Urban Voice

June 21st, 2019 | Comments Off on An Urban Voice | Posted in From Our Alumni

Alumnus Marcus Jackson interprets a world both personal and public By Laurie B. Davis Navigating a city street, his mind may slightly wander as his feet move with purpose from point A to point B. He absorbs the sensory experience surrounding him — the sights, the smells and sounds he might encounter when stepping off […] Read more »

Building foundations

June 21st, 2019 | Comments Off on Building foundations | Posted in From Our Alumni

Recent UToledo pharmacy program graduate lands dream job with Estée Lauder By Tyrel Linkhorn Margaret Gorz (Pharm ’18) was two years into an undergraduate degree at a college in northern Michigan with a tentative plan to go on to medical school, but she was far from certain she was on the right path.  “I enjoy […] Read more »

Where open doors lead

June 21st, 2019 | Comments Off on Where open doors lead | Posted in From Our Alumni

Alumna explores academic options, finds her niche, an internship and a job By Angela Riddel When Eva Noria (A/L, ’18) enrolled at The University of Toledo, she let her curiosity, her love of learning and a willingness to explore help guide her undergraduate experiences and her life beyond college. Noria’s professors in the Department of […] Read more »

Got Your Plates?

June 21st, 2019 | Comments Off on Got Your Plates? | Posted in From Our Alumni

The University of Toledo is proud to announce that drivers now have a choice of two UToledo specialized plate designs when ordering their Ohio license plates – a UToledo logo plate and a Rocket icon plate. Any Ohio resident with a valid driver’s license may order the UToledo collegiate plates for their vehicles by either […] Read more »

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