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Alumni Profiles

Fixing smiles

The next time you're sitting in a dentist's chair staring up at the ceiling while someone goes to work on your teeth, consider yourself fortunate. Many have no dental care at all. But Jessica Monroe, BA '08, aims to change that.

3B goes bigtime

Ted Ayres, JD '72, argued a case before the Supreme Court of the United States.

At home in the wilderness

Whether at work protecting wildlife or at play hunting waterfowl, Kurt Kysar, BS Ag '75, is always enjoying Missouri’s great outdoors.

A multi-faceted gem

Elected president of the National Bar Association in August 2009, Mavis Thompson, BSN '79, JD '90, has traversed nursing, law, politics and volunteer work. But as a young girl, Thompson knew she wanted to teach.

Two paths of faith

Rabbis Ari Cartun, BA '70, and Eric Silver, BA '63, met at Hebrew Union College–Jewish Institute of Religion in Cincinnati. They now live on opposite coasts in California and Connecticut, but remain fast friends.

From battle to bench

Norbert Ehrenfreund, BJ '43, is an author, actor, lawyer and California Superior Court judge, and Bronze-star-decorated soldier.