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Todd Heidt

Associate Professor in Modern Languages-German

2 East South Street

Galesburg, IL 61401-4999



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4 (Of the Many!) Ways Our Grads Are Finding Success After Knox

1. Some are pursuing graduate studies.

Graduate Student in Performing Arts Administration, Roosevelt University, Chicago, Illinois. Michelle Siebert '14.

Graduate Student in Austrian Studies, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria. James Sheppard '14.

Ph.D. student in Political Science, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin. Anna Meier '13.

Graduate Student in Public Policy and International Law, American University of Paris, Paris, France. Shiri Salehin '12.

Graduate Student in Germanic Studies, University of Indiana, Bloomington. Brittany Amendolia '11.

2. Some pursue careers in education.

Admissions Counselor, Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusetts. Nils Leitz '16.

Teaching Assistant, USTA Austria Program (Fulbright Austria), Leoben, Austria. Matthew Barry '14.

J-1 Program Coordinator, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin. Kailee Gawlik '14.

Latin America and Caribbean Operations Coordinator, International Youth Foundation, Baltimore, Maryland. Ariana Tuckey '11.

Study Abroad Advisor, Queens College CUNY, Queens, New York. Jessica Baham '10.

Admissions Manager, John Wiley and Sons, Oak Brook, Illinois. Dana Lesus '08.

Professor of German and Director of Women and Gender Studies, Eastern Washington University, Cheney, Washington. Sally Winkle '73.

3. Some work in business and communications.

Marketing Manager, ZipperAgent, Boston, Massachusetts. Sophia Croll '16.

Senior Representative in Public Relations & Communications, UTC Aerospace Systems, Rockford, Illinois. Tim Schmeling '11.

Assistant Deputy Director for Research, Legislative Research Unit, Springfield, Illinois. Thomas Bazan '05.

Global Mobility Tax and Payroll Manager, Abbott Laboratories, Chicago, IL. Karen Aleck '89.

4. Many find success in other fields.

Healthcare Quality Improvement Coordinator, State of Minnesota Department of Human Services, St. Paul, Minnesota. Sterling Kowalski '14.

Research Associate, Euromonitor International, Chicago, Illinois. Matthew Barry '14.

Americorps VISTA, Connections for Independent Living, Creely, Colorado. Erin McKinstry '12.

Coordinator of Corporate and Foundation Relations, Pillars Community Services, Berwyn, Illinois. Elliot Madison '12.

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