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<br /> Perspectives<br /> Summer 2014 A DeVry University Student and Alumni Magazine<br /> Team DVU:<br /> Perseverance<br /> Personified<br /> IN THIS ISSUE: Steven Holcomb: A Man With a Vision | Celebrating Alumni Success Coast to Coast<br /> Empowering Women through Education | Luger Makes U.S. History, Eyes Career Goals<br /> Perspectives<br /> Summer 2014 A DeVry University Student and Alumni Magazine<br /> EDITOR-IN-CHIEF<br /> EXECUTIVE EDITOR<br /> MANAGING EDITOR<br /> EDITORIAL ADVISORY BOARD<br /> CIRCULATION MANAGER<br /> CREATIVE DIRECTOR<br /> ART DIRECTOR<br /> PROJECT MANAGER<br /> John J. Stachniak<br /> Donna Shaults<br /> Caryn Lerner<br /> Diana Burke<br /> Ron Cimo<br /> Scott Domanski<br /> Amanda Geist<br /> Kristin Lane<br /> Rita Mikhail<br /> Bob Niersbach<br /> Scott Sand<br <a title="Perspectives_Summer2014_ZMag_v2 page 1" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7ba8832d?page=1"> Perspectives Summer 2014 A DeVr</a> <a title="Perspectives_Summer2014_ZMag_v2 page 2" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7ba8832d?page=2"> Perspectives Summer 2014 A De</a> <a title="Perspectives_Summer2014_ZMag_v2 page 3" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7ba8832d?page=3"> FROM THE EDITOR-IN-CHIEF 2 p</a> <a title="Perspectives_Summer2014_ZMag_v2 page 4" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7ba8832d?page=4"> Feature: 21 Steven Holcomb: A Man wit</a> <a title="Perspectives_Summer2014_ZMag_v2 page 5" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7ba8832d?page=5"> TABLE OF CONTENTS 7 University News 7 Student </a> <a title="Perspectives_Summer2014_ZMag_v2 page 6" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7ba8832d?page=6"> A MESSAGE FROM THE PRESIDENT On</a> <a title="Perspectives_Summer2014_ZMag_v2 page 7" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7ba8832d?page=7"> 6 As was shared in the last issue of Persp</a> <a title="Perspectives_Summer2014_ZMag_v2 page 8" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7ba8832d?page=8"> Steven Holcomb, meet Steven Ho</a> <a title="Perspectives_Summer2014_ZMag_v2 page 9" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7ba8832d?page=9"> University News 8 STUDENT ATHLETES VISIT WHI</a> <a title="Perspectives_Summer2014_ZMag_v2 page 10" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7ba8832d?page=10"> Perseverance Pays Off: U.S. Olympian Addresses Ge</a> <a title="Perspectives_Summer2014_ZMag_v2 page 11" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7ba8832d?page=11"> U.S. Olympian Elana Meyers-Taylor, U.S. Olympic h</a> <a title="Perspectives_Summer2014_ZMag_v2 page 12" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7ba8832d?page=12"> HerWorld: NURTURING YOUNG WOMEN TO STEM SUCCESS C</a> <a title="Perspectives_Summer2014_ZMag_v2 page 13" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7ba8832d?page=13"> 12 Perspectives | University News Mayim Bi</a> <a title="Perspectives_Summer2014_ZMag_v2 page 14" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7ba8832d?page=14"> Faculty Symposium Fosters BRAVEness Singer songwr</a> <a title="Perspectives_Summer2014_ZMag_v2 page 15" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7ba8832d?page=15"> A wealth of roundtable discussions and presentati</a> <a title="Perspectives_Summer2014_ZMag_v2 page 16" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7ba8832d?page=16"> STEM: THE HEART OF THE MATTER We need to thin</a> <a title="Perspectives_Summer2014_ZMag_v2 page 17" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7ba8832d?page=17"> Dean Ahmed Naumaan has a PhD and an MS degree in </a> <a title="Perspectives_Summer2014_ZMag_v2 page 18" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7ba8832d?page=18"> L.A. Area Campuses Host Student and Alum Art Exhi</a> <a title="Perspectives_Summer2014_ZMag_v2 page 19" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7ba8832d?page=19"> Campus Corner 18 Nearly 50 original works of</a> <a title="Perspectives_Summer2014_ZMag_v2 page 20" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7ba8832d?page=20"> INTERNATIONAL SPEAKER VISITS CHICAGO CAMPUS Human</a> <a title="Perspectives_Summer2014_ZMag_v2 page 21" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7ba8832d?page=21"> As a motivational speaker, Kayongo loves to share</a> <a title="Perspectives_Summer2014_ZMag_v2 page 22" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7ba8832d?page=22"> </a> <a title="Perspectives_Summer2014_ZMag_v2 page 23" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7ba8832d?page=23"> Feature 22 Some kids grow up playing base</a> <a title="Perspectives_Summer2014_ZMag_v2 page 24" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7ba8832d?page=24"> OVERCOMING UNFORESEEN OBSTACLES What’s going on? </a> <a title="Perspectives_Summer2014_ZMag_v2 page 25" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7ba8832d?page=25"> NIGHT TRAIN RIDES AGAIN Back to defend gold at th</a> <a title="Perspectives_Summer2014_ZMag_v2 page 26" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7ba8832d?page=26"> INSPIRATION THROUGH GOOD READS Steven Holcomb’s </a> <a title="Perspectives_Summer2014_ZMag_v2 page 27" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7ba8832d?page=27"> </a> <a title="Perspectives_Summer2014_ZMag_v2 page 28" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7ba8832d?page=28"> Celebrating Success COAST TO COAST Continuing th</a> <a title="Perspectives_Summer2014_ZMag_v2 page 29" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7ba8832d?page=29"> Alumni Life 28 News from New Jersey At pictu</a> <a title="Perspectives_Summer2014_ZMag_v2 page 30" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7ba8832d?page=30"> Celebrating Chicago Style </a> <a title="Perspectives_Summer2014_ZMag_v2 page 31" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7ba8832d?page=31"> Living it Up in L.A. Some 125 alumni and guests</a> <a title="Perspectives_Summer2014_ZMag_v2 page 32" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7ba8832d?page=32"> CHAPTER CHAT… NEWS ACROSS THE NATION To support g</a> <a title="Perspectives_Summer2014_ZMag_v2 page 33" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7ba8832d?page=33"> 32 ALUMNI ASSOCIATION of DeVry University and K</a> <a title="Perspectives_Summer2014_ZMag_v2 page 34" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7ba8832d?page=34"> Alumni Profiles Flying High in the Aerospace In</a> <a title="Perspectives_Summer2014_ZMag_v2 page 35" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7ba8832d?page=35"> 34 Alumna Builds Success All Over Again Mar</a> <a title="Perspectives_Summer2014_ZMag_v2 page 36" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7ba8832d?page=36"> Class Notes Welcome to Class Notes, where you can</a> <a title="Perspectives_Summer2014_ZMag_v2 page 37" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7ba8832d?page=37"> Donna Preston ’11 (Keller Downers Grove – Public </a> <a title="Perspectives_Summer2014_ZMag_v2 page 38" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7ba8832d?page=38"> Empowering Women through Education Hard-working </a> <a title="Perspectives_Summer2014_ZMag_v2 page 39" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7ba8832d?page=39"> IF YOU’RE HEADING BACK TO SCHOOL: The Business an</a> <a title="Perspectives_Summer2014_ZMag_v2 page 40" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7ba8832d?page=40"> SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENT FOCUSES ON FUTURE Sitting a</a> <a title="Perspectives_Summer2014_ZMag_v2 page 41" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7ba8832d?page=41"> DRIVING FORWARD Outside of school and work, Maste</a> <a title="Perspectives_Summer2014_ZMag_v2 page 42" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7ba8832d?page=42"> Scott Sand, president of DeVry’s campuses in Sout</a> <a title="Perspectives_Summer2014_ZMag_v2 page 43" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7ba8832d?page=43"> </a> <a title="Perspectives_Summer2014_ZMag_v2 page 44" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7ba8832d?page=44"> Alumni Financial Benefits Expand Over DeVry Uni</a> <a title="Perspectives_Summer2014_ZMag_v2 page 45" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7ba8832d?page=45"> 44 As our Alumni Association grows, so does our</a> <a title="Perspectives_Summer2014_ZMag_v2 page 46" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7ba8832d?page=46"> Miramar Students Compete at IEEE South</a> <a title="Perspectives_Summer2014_ZMag_v2 page 47" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7ba8832d?page=47"> “On the technical side, our robot exh</a> <a title="Perspectives_Summer2014_ZMag_v2 page 48" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7ba8832d?page=48"> U.S. Paralympic Alpine Skier Breaks Barriers on S</a> <a title="Perspectives_Summer2014_ZMag_v2 page 49" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7ba8832d?page=49"> DVU: When you’re not on the slopes, what do you l</a> <a title="Perspectives_Summer2014_ZMag_v2 page 50" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7ba8832d?page=50"> Luger Makes U.S. History, Eyes Career Goals A nat</a> <a title="Perspectives_Summer2014_ZMag_v2 page 51" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7ba8832d?page=51"> DVU: What was it like to compete at the 2014 Olym</a> <a title="Perspectives_Summer2014_ZMag_v2 page 52" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7ba8832d?page=52"> #Quinning: 7 Tips for Success from U.S. Olympian </a> <a title="Perspectives_Summer2014_ZMag_v2 page 53" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7ba8832d?page=53"> A decorated athlete, entrepreneur/business owner </a> <a title="Perspectives_Summer2014_ZMag_v2 page 54" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7ba8832d?page=54"> MOVING ON: U.S. BOBSLEDDER ADDS RUGBY TO HER R</a> <a title="Perspectives_Summer2014_ZMag_v2 page 55" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7ba8832d?page=55"> Let the 54 school spirit move you</a> <a title="Perspectives_Summer2014_ZMag_v2 page 56" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7ba8832d?page=56"> We Want to Hear from You Perspectives welcomes si</a>