Alumni Stories

A New Look at Concussions: Alum develops product to measure brain blood flow.

Curtain Call: CFA Director Sylvia Hunt '59 to retire.

Upon a StarOscar-winning alumnus Paul Smith '27 shines as Disney musical director.

Vintage Alumni: C of I winemakers prosper in fertile Snake River Valley.

There's a catch: Shauna and Rick Williams '74 find fulfillment through fly-fishing.

Making Waves: C of I media legends resonate on the air. 

Born fighters: Twin brothers Nick and Pete Spanakos fight for a better life. 

Raising the bar: Alumni judges take their places on the bench.

Leading men: The history of The College of Idaho and the governorship.

Life on the hill: Alan Moore '74 helps make Bogus Basin an Idaho oasis. 

Enjoying the ride: The life and times of adventurous alumna Dorothy Custer '33.

Rhodes to success: The College of Idaho's incredible Rhodes Scholar legacy.

A passion to serve: Daisy Ambriz '13 prepares for medical career.

Making connections: C of I students, alumni collaborate through internships.

Carving their own path: Alumni bring creative business ideas to life.

Justice for all: Social justice motivates Rhodes Scholar Amanda Frickle '12.

Life is a stage: Hannah Buckendorf '11 finds her calling in C of I theatre department.

Role of a lifetime: Accepting a dare to take the stage at C of I led Matt Ramsey '95 to a career with the renowned Blue Man Group.

Dream comes true: Persistence pays off for alumni novelist Chris Farnsworth '93.

Beyond borders: Dorgham Abusalim '12 finds community away from his homeland.

Taking flight: Star athlete R.C. Owens '58 and The College of Idaho lift each other to new heights.

Heroism on display: Eric Grunke '01 named Marine Corps Aviator of the Year.

Adventures in Asia: Ali Rabe '10 wins prestigious Boren Fellowship to study in Cambodia.