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Phoebe Fox
Phoebe Fox thought being a classroom teacher would be her dream job, but her dreams have taken her on a path where she combines her love of teaching with her love of books and writing.The 1999 Barrett Honors College graduate works as a children’s librarian in the Tempe Elementary School District and writes children’s books.Children's book author...
Scott Bohmke
Scott Bohmke remembers the little things about being a Barrett Honors College student that had a large effect on him.“Some of my best memories at Barrett include having breakfast with friends each morning in the dining hall,” said Bohmke, who graduated in 2015 with a bachelor’s degree in accountancy from the W.P. Carey School of Business with...
Scott Kaufmann
Scott Kaufmann says he plans to be an advocate for Barrett Honors College for “the long haul.”Scott KaufmannKaufmann graduated Arizona State University in 2002 with bachelor’s degrees in finance and marketing and honors from Barrett. In 2008, he received a master’s degree in real estate development from the W.P. Carey College of Business at ASU.“...
Alicia Gonzales
Captain Wayde Kline’s eyes fill with tears and he chokes up as he talks about the challenges of being a Phoenix firefighter and the colleagues he has lost due to the stresses of the job.“We are not like the average citizen, who maybe sees one bad thing in their lifetime. We see bad things every day, day, after day, after day, after day. We see the...
Holly Celaya
Born in Tucson, Arizona, but raised in the East Valley, Holly Celaya grew up a dedicated University of Arizona fan.“I spent most of my life ignoring ASU as an option for college,” Celaya said. But when the time came, she decided to apply anyway and sought a few scholarships that were specific to Arizona State University.   Holly Celaya“After being...

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