1996 WISE ALUMNI
Wee Ang: Received my LLB
(Bachelor of Law) from University of London, UK via part time external
program in Malaysia. Graduated with a Master of Development
Studies from the University of Melbourne, Australia in Nov 2004. Started
working full time at the Regional Unit for Social and Human Sciences (RUSHSAP)
in UNESCO Bangkok from July of 2004 (intern and part-time contract from
January 2004). Currently attached to the Ethics of Science and
Technology Programme, with specific focus in the Asia Pacific region.
Also minor involvement in human rights, culture of peace, and social
transformation activities. (1/05) Have moved to UNESCO HQ in
Paris for a year, filling in a temporary position, working on the Global
Ethics Observatory with the Division of Ethics of Science and
Technology. Will probably be here until July 2006, maybe longer. Do drop
me a line if in Paris!" (8/05)
(Dworshak) Semiz: After graduation, I accepted a position
at UOP in Chicago. Three years later, I switched to a full-time travel
position at UOP, which I am still currently doing. Last year, I spent 4
months in Turkey, where I met my husband! (01/03)
Gover reports: "Married 6/6/98 to
my wife Jill. I continue to work on my graduate studies at Milwaukee School of Engineering
(MSOE). Currently employed at Modine Manufacturing Company as an Application
Engineer. New hobbies: Sea Kayaking, Sailing, and imitating Bob Vila as I restore my
elderly house." (08/00). Finished my masters in business in
2002, and remain at Modine Manufacturuing as an Application Engineering
Supervisor. On September 25, 2002 I became a father to my son Noah. My
wife Jill and I are enjoying parenthood and all of the joy that goes
with it. (06/03)
Hisrich: "Hi everyone! I just started business
school at Duke (Class of 2004) after working the last three years in
NYC at Goldman Sachs. I'd love to hear from anyone and everyone if you
get a free moment. Congratulations to all who are engaged/
married now and finished graduate schools -- most impressive. We
definitely were the best WISE class! All the best, Kary"
Steve Kaminski reports: "Hi All! I hope everyone is doing well. I graduated from
Harvard Law School last year. I am spending this year clerking for a judge on the U.S.
Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit in Washington D.C. I am also engaged to be
married Memorial Day weekend of 2002 in Pittsburgh." (6/01)
Rees reports: "Hello everyone. I am still living in
New York City with my wife Allison and my son Dylan (1 year old,
born 9/2006). Still working with Lehman Brothers in the Investment
Banking Division, focused on hedge funds and private equity firms.
Hope everyone is well, drop me a line if you're in NYC." (9/07)
reports: "I am graduating from Duke Law in a few
months!! Then I am heading out to San Francisco to work at a private law firm."
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