Alumni

B.A.
French
1979
B.A.
Greek
1979
B.A.
Philosophy
1979
B.A.
Radio-TV
1979
Director
Office of e-Diplomacy

In an increasingly interconnected world - where human interaction takes place in ways that were not possible just a few years earlier, and where technological societal change means that the nature of work is changing as well - my U of A education studies in languages, philosophy, religion and communication have enabled me to understand the diverse cultures around me. They have prepared me to... Read More

B.A.
Italian
1998
B.F.A.
Dance
1998
Actress

I double majored at the U of A in Dance and Italian, graduating both magna cum laude in 1998. My career immediately following was in NYC and on tour throughout the world as a Broadway and musical theatre performer. My Italian proficiency finally combined with my performing career when I was invited to move permanently to Italy to star on an Italian primetime network TV sitcom some years ago,... Read More

B.A.
Italian
2010
B.A.
Communication
2010
B.A.
History
2010
Intellectual Property Attorney
Blank Rome LLP

I am a Washington, D.C.-based intellectual property attorney of Silicon Valley career origins, with multifaceted experience in the tech industry. I've served as outside counsel, worked in-house at technology companies in Silicon Valley, advised tech start-ups, clerked for a magistrate judge, and actively bring the technology community together through dynamic programming. I am a fierce... Read More

Our French and Italian majors have gone on to exciting careers around the world in a wide variety of industries. Search here or browse below to see what you can do with your degree.

B.A.
French
2014
B.S.
Public Health
2014
Volunteer Coordinator
Washington Oral Health Foundation
M.A.
French
2018
Adjunct Lecturer of French
University of Arizona
B.A.
Communication
1997
M.A.
French
2007
Sommelier
B.A.
French
1993
B.A.
English
1993
Attorney-Shareholder
Buchalter
M.A.
French
2013
B.A.
French
2012
French Instructor
Orange County School of the Arts
B.A.
French
2008
B.A.
Political Science
2008
Communications and Publications Coordinator
OECD-OCDE
B.A.
Italian
2017
B.A.
Political Science
2017
Intern
Bureau of Consular Affairs at the U.S. Department of State 
B.A.
Italian
2016
B.A.
Global Studies
2016
International Recruitment Specialist
Office of International Admissions at the University of Arizona
M.A.
French
1987
B.A.
French
1985
Instructor of French
The Gregory School, Tucson, AZ
B.A.
French
2015
Office Assistant
UA Center for English as a Second Language
Ph.D.
French
2003
Senior Lecturer in French
University of California at Riverside
M.A.
French
1985
Instructor of French and Undergraduate Advisor
University of Arizona
M.A.
French
2012
French Teacher
Amphitheater High School, Tucson
M.A.
French
2018
B.A.
French
2016
B.A.
Political Science
2018
Lecturer of English
Université Jean Moulin Lyon III
B.A.
French
1979
B.A.
Greek
1979
B.A.
Philosophy
1979
B.A.
Radio-TV
1979
Director
Office of e-Diplomacy
B.A.
French
2001
B.A.
Art History
2001
M.A.
Linguistics
2005
Ph.D.
Linguistics
2008
Associate Director of Program Administration
Center for English as a Second Language
B.A.
French
2002
Senior Digital Marketing Strategist
Digitaria
B.A.
French
1984
B.A.
Economics
1984
U.S. Foreign Service Officer
U.S. Embassy in Singapore
B.A.
Italian
2017
Graduate Student
University of Oregon
B.A.
French
2007
B.A.
Italian
2007
Ambassador Program & External Relations Manager
UMI 
B.A.
French
2013
B.A.
French
1993
Wealth Financial Advisor
BNP Paribas
B.A.
French
2011
Graduate Student
Thunderbird School of Global Management
Ph.D.
French
1993
Frostburg State University
B.A.
French
2016
B.S.
Business Administration
2016
Omni Assistant Merchandise Planner
Macy's, Inc
B.A.
French
2007
B.A.
Media Arts
2007
Freelance Production Assistant and Editor
B.A.
Italian
2014
B.S.
Biochemistry
2014
Graduate Student
A.T. Still University
B.A.
French
2013
B.A.
Classics
2013
M.A.
French
2016
Ph.D. Student, Associate Instructor
Indiana University
B.A.
French
1988
Director of International Programs
Carroll College
B.A.
French
2012
B.A.
Political Science
2012
Editor (Learning Architect)
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
B.A.
Italian
2010
Coordinator & International Student Advisor
Pratt Institute 
B.A.
French
2010
B.A.
Italian
2010
M.A.
French
2013
B.A.
French
2015
B.A.
English
2015
B.A.
Creative Writing
2015
Junior High English Language Arts Teacher
Southside Community School
M.A.
French
2003
B.A.
French
2000
B.A.
Dance
2000
French Teacher
Lot et Garonne and Dordogne
M.A.
French
1975
B.A.
French
1973
 Professor of French
Truman State University
B.A.
French
1969
Founder & Executive Director
Ivory Coast Mothers and Children
B.A.
Romance Languages
1977
B.A.
Economics
1977
Database Specialist
The University of Arizona
Ph.D.
French
2008
Associate Professor
University of North Dakota 
B.A.
French
1967
B.A.
German
1967
Retired Software Engineer
IBM
B.A.
French
1975
Retired French Teacher
Corona del Sol High School
B.A.
French
1985
Retired French Teacher
ENMU
B.A.
French
2011
B.S.
Chemical Engineering
2011
B.S.
Environmental Engineering
2014
M.A.
French
2015
Ph.D.
Environmental Engineering
2016
Postdoctoral Scholar in Environmental Engineering
University of California, Berkeley
B.A.
French
2006
B.A.
English
2006
French Teacher
Sabino High School 
M.A.
French
2013
Senior Faculty Support
Ph.D.
Second Language Acquisition & Teaching
2017
M.A.
French
2013
Senior Lecturer in French
M.A.
French
2017
B.A.
French
2016
B.A.
Psychology (w/Honors)
2016
Ph.D. Candidate in French Literature
Columbia University
B.A.
French
2002
B.S.
Retailing & Consumer Science
2002
Handbag Designer
Nine West Group
M.A.
French
2002
Teaching Certificate
University of Arizona
B.A.
Italian
1998
B.F.A.
Dance
1998
Actress
B.A.
Italian
2016
B.A.
Political Science
2016
Auxiliary Programs Coordinator
Basis Tucson North
M.A.
French
2018
M.A.
French
2012
B.A.
Education
2009
PhD candidate in French Literature
Princeton University
B.A.
French
1986
President & Founder
Black Label Travel
B.A.
French
2013
M.A.
Higher Education
2015
Recruitment Coordinator
College of Humanities, The University of Arizona
M.A.
French
2018
PhD Candidate in French Literature & Graduate Teaching Assistant
Florida State University
Ph.D.
French
2001
Associate Professor of French and Francophone Studies
Earlham College
B.A.
Italian
2018
B.S.
Health Sciences
2018
B.A.
French
2011
B.A.
Anthropology
2011
M.A.
French
2016
Teacher of French
BASIS Elementary School, Oro Valley
B.A.
French
1979
Executive
JSS Consulting Ltd.
Ph.D.
French
2012
Associate Professional of French & German
Texas A & M International University
Ph.D.
French
1993
Professor of French and Spanish
The Citadel
B.A.
French
1992
B.A.
Political Science
1992
B.A.
French
1970
M.A.
Public Administration
1972
Retired
University of Texas Medical Center
B.A.
Italian
2010
B.A.
Communication
2010
B.A.
History
2010
Intellectual Property Attorney
Blank Rome LLP
B.A.
Italian
2014
B.S.
Psychology
2014
4th Year Medical Student
Creighton University

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Poovi Abaglo
M.A.
French
1985
Karen Abramsohn
M.A.
French
1982
Francis Abugbilla
M.A.
French
2017
Ph.D. candidate in International Relations
University of Washington, Seattle
Carolina Aguirre
M.A.
French
2005
Miriam Akoto
M.A.
French
2016
M.A. Candidate
Texas A&M University
Sara Alcazar Silva
M.A.
French
2015
Ph.D. candidate in SLAT
University of Arizona
Nancy Arenberg
Ph.D.
French
1996
University of Arkansas
Bernard Ast
Ph.D.
French
1998
M.A.
French
1990
Danielle Bachman
Ph.D.
French
2001
Colorado State University
Christophe Barquissau
M.A.
French
1996
Instructor
University High Tucson, AZ
Karen Barto
M.A.
French
2000
Faculty in CESOL
University of Arizona
Elizabeth Baup
M.A.
French
2001
Instructor
Tours, France
Renée Benson
M.A.
French
1986
Instructor of French
Flowing Wells High School, Tucson
Amy Bird
M.A.
French
1994
Bruno Boeuf
M.A.
French
1998
Instructor of French & Spanish
Tucson high schools
Nancy Bovdik
Ph.D.
French
1985
Kathleen Bradley
Ph.D.
French
2007
Shane Brown
M.A.
French
2000
A-C Burke
M.A.
French
1988
Michelle Burmeister
M.A.
French
1986
Instructor of French
Fenster School, Tucson
Manney Bustos
M.A.
French
2018
Alan Chan
M.A.
French
2000
Multilingual Writer and Editor
Creative Ink Consortium
Isabelle Constant
Ph.D.
French
1994
M.A.
French
1990
Western Oregon State College
Lilia Coropceanu
M.A.
French
2003
Metonkabama Curtis
M.A.
French
2003
Dominique Dantaux
M.A.
French
2003
Instructor of French
Desert View High School, Tucson AZ
Heather De Lugt
M.A.
French
2014
Teacher of French
Scottsdale Unified School District
Ann Del Percio
M.A.
French
2001
Alex Del Pino
M.A.
French
1982
Sandra Descourtis
M.A.
French
2017
Ph.D. candidate in SLAT
University of Wisconsin
Christine Duvergé
Ph.D.
French
2003
UC-Riverside
Brigid Enchill
M.A.
French
2018
Marion Engrand
M.A.
French
1995
Instructor of French
Prague, Czech Republic
Les Essif
M.A.
French
1983
Professor of French
University of Tennessee-Knoxville
James Estes
M.A.
French
2017
Ph.D. candidate in French
University of Kansas
Melinda Fambrough
M.A.
French
2006
Rita Fava
M.A.
French
2006
Valérie Ferguson
Ph.D.
French
2008
University of Nevada
Ghislaine Fontaine
M.A.
French
1995
Corey Gagné
M.A.
French
2002
Virginia Galaska
M.A.
French
1990
Bryna Gallagher
M.A.
French
2005
Charlène Gilbert
M.A.
French
2014
Ph.D Candidate in French Linguistics
Indiana University
Francis Gilbert
M.A.
French
1990
Elizabeth Giltner
M.A.
French
2002
Michelle Glass
M.A.
French
1986
Sheila Green
Ph.D.
French
1996
Lorraine Guerra McCoy
M.A.
French
2017
Ph.D. candidate in SLAT
University of Arizona
Lesa Guizar
M.A.
French
1996
Vicki Hamblin
Ph.D.
French
1984
University of Washington
Mary Hansen
M.A.
French
1997
Instructor
Central Oregon Community College
Katherine Harris
M.A.
French
2018
Tara Hashemi
M.A.
French
2014
Ph.D. candidate in SLAT
University of Arizona
Carolyn Hatch
M.A.
French
1986
Office Manager
Center for Human Development, Yuma, AZ
Leigh Ann Hoffman
M.A.
French
2000
Daniel Jimenez
M.A.
French
2010
Linda Jones
M.A.
French
1988
Language Lab Director
University of Arkansas
Lisa Jurkowitz
M.A.
French
1997
Faculty in ESL
Pima Community College
Alexandra Karolinski
M.A.
French
1992
Instructor of French
Virginia
Didier Karolinski
M.A.
French
1987
Bethany Kartchner
M.A.
French
2001
Lukka Kitaka
M.A.
French
2015
Adjunct Lecturer
University of Central Florida
Joseph Kokroko
M.A.
French
1995
Instructor of French
Pima Community College
Arthur Kolzow
M.A.
French
2005
Robert Kostrzeski
M.A.
French
1999
Staff
UA International Programs
Abraham Lamptey
M.A.
French
2016
Ph.D. candidate in French
University of Minnesota
Bianca Lehman
M.A.
French
1985
Instructor of Italian
Pima Community College
Richard Lemp
Ph.D.
French
1986
US Air Force Academy
Bridgett Longust
Ph.D.
French
1996
M.A.
Francophone
1990
Phoenix Country High School
Emily Mabry
M.A.
French
1994
Susan Mahoney
M.A.
French
1995
Deborah Makiri
M.A.
French
1986
Nathalie Malti
M.A.
French
1995
Padminee Marathe
M.A.
French
1992
Laura Marcoccia
M.A.
French
2013
Randy Mastin
M.A.
French
2016
Instructional Specialist Coordinator
University of Arizona
Alix Mazuet
M.A.
French
2000
Ph.D. candidate in French
Duke University
Ramatoulaye Mballo
M.A.
French
2018
Laureta Mema
M.A.
French
2005
Gerdine Michel
M.A.
French
2016
Ph.D. candidate in Second Language Acquisition
Carnegie Mellon University
Victoria Minnett
M.A.
French
1998
Loredana Mitescu
M.A.
French
2012
Christopher Moller
M.A.
French
2014
Ph.D. candidate in French
Emory University
Maité Monchal
Ph.D.
French
1994
American Institute, Aix en Provence, France
Luella Moore
M.A.
French
2016
Maria Moreno
M.A.
French
2003
Colleen Murray
B.A.
French
1996
B.S.
Renewable Natural Resources
1996
Charles Norton
M.A.
French
2015
French Instructor
University of Arizona
Bruce O'Cain
M.A.
French
1997
Air Force Academy
Rachel O'Neill 
B.A.
French
2011
B.A.
Art History
2011
Agnes Palfi
Ph.D.
French
2001
Virginia State University
Nathalie Paquelin
M.A.
French
1983
Roland Petroff
M.A.
French
2002
Pol Popovic
M.A.
French
1989
Christina Prucha
M.A.
French
1997
Lynn Pugliese
M.A.
French
1982
Karina Raby
M.A.
French
1998
Staff
Nokia Telecom
Lesa Randall
M.A.
French
1994
Chair of the Foreign Language Department
Green Fields
Sophie Renoult
M.A.
French
1999
Instructor of French
Douglas High School, AZ
Wendy Ring
Ph.D.
French
2007
Rice University
Clio Robbins
M.A.
French
1997
Tutor
Tucson high schools
Suzanne Rogers
Ph.D.
French
1995
M.A.
French
1990
Arica Ryersbach
M.A.
French
1997
Danielle Ryset
M.A.
French
1989
Benjamin Sago
M.A.
French
2015
Sohrab Salami
M.A.
French
2013
Christy Sander
M.A.
French
2001
Instructor
France
Jennifer Sanders
M.A.
French
1996
Teaching Certificate
University of Arizona
Lorie Sauble-Otto
Ph.D.
French
2002
Associate Professor of French
University of North Colorado
Stephanie Scoresby
M.A.
French
1996
Suzanne Shafe
M.A.
French
1993
Carole Sidi
M.A.
French
2001
Valerie Siegel
M.A.
French
1997
Irène Simon
Ph.D.
French
1983
University of Pennsylvania
Cecilia Siruno
M.A.
French
2015
Marshall Smith
M.A.
French
2012
Ph.D. candidate in French
Tulane University
Karen Smyer
M.A.
French
1988
Instructor of French
Fort Lewis Community College, Colorado
Thomas Stokes
Ph.D.
French
1990
Wabash College
Diaraf Thiouf
M.A.
French
1995
Leaders Fellowship
Washington D.C.
Yvette Thomas
Ph.D.
French
1982
University of Florida
Heather Thomas
M.A.
French
1997
Yannick Treguer
M.A.
French
2006
Instructor
France
Ronnie Uribe
M.A.
French
2013
Travel and Tourism consulting intern
Pearrari Solutions, Inc., Los Angeles.
Enwei Wang
M.A.
French
1995
Joseph Warfield
M.A.
French
2002
Architecture
University of Florida
Stephen West
M.A.
French
1997
Gina Westbeld
M.A.
French
2004
Scott Williams
B.A.
French
2016
B.S.
Business Administration
2016
Auditor
Deloitte & Touche LLP
Joshua Williams
M.A.
French
2005
Margaret Wise
M.A.
French
1990
Guo-Jing Yan
M.A.
French
1989
Robin Yerian
M.A.
French
1998
Instructor
Phoenix Union High, AZ
Rodney Zamudio
M.A.
French
2015
Abir Zihri
M.A.
French
2005
Ph.D. candidate in French
University of Arizona