Nick Thorlton, ’19

Entrepreneur Nick Thorlton and his business partner Adam Wenger founded Beans and Spoons.

BY Tony Turner

Brandon Warren, ’22

Entrepreneur Brandon Warren started We LIVE Inc. in memory of his friend Dijon Anderson, who was murdered.

BY Tony Turner

Travis Eckert, ’19

Entrepreneur Travis Eckert founded American Aerial Imaging to provide aerial multimedia services.

BY Tony Turner

LAUNCHING A DREAM

On his way to an international career, Ricardo Gil, ’19, has packed his resume with accolades and accomplishments.

BY Betsy Simon

On loan

The Permanent Art Collection has loaned two works by Ralph Arnold to the Museum of Contemporary Photography, which is exhibiting the first major retrospective of Arnold’s work since his death.

BY Betsy Simon

Seizing opportunity

Senior communication major Garrett Short’s impressive resume — and know-how — lands him his first-choice internship at KBJR 6, an NBC station in Duluth, Minn.

BY Betsy Simon

New possibilities

After nearly 20 years at her previous institution, Nesli Alp decided it was time for a new challenge. Meet the new dean of State’s College of Technology.

BY Betsy Simon