They Shine Here

John Ruff John Ruff

For John Ruff ’12, his success can be attributed to what he calls grit. Grit helped him make it through the hours of grading papers as a teacher with Teach for America, and grit is what helped Ruff and the ScribeSense team present and win at the Dream Big America competition in February. Continue reading

Lukas Simon Lukas Simon

Lukas Simon ’11 was known on the University of St. Thomas campus as a star goalie for the men’s soccer team. Now, after earning a bachelor’s in bioinformatics from UST, he is a Ph.D. candidate in biomedical sciences at Baylor College of Medicine. Continue reading

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Flor Dimassi is a 1992 international studies graduate and founder of a company recognized by the Houston Business Journal as one of the city’s fastest growing woman-owned businesses. Continue reading


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