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September 2012 UC Magazine cover

September 2012

In this issue, we tell stories of graduates whose paths have gone in unanticipated directions. Some discovered within themselves the need to do an about-face in life while others turned on a dime due to unforeseen, even tragic, circumstances. For all, however, it's been a life of which they never dreamed.

Tragedy spurs advocacy
A son's death lands grad on "Food, Inc." and fighting for safer food.

A starlet's story
A Hollywood actress left behind the silver screen to teach.

Honoring a brother's last request
Holocaust survivor builds bridges of reconciliation.

Actor to the rescue -- of tigers

Alumnus found his way from stage and screen to wildlife conservation.

Walking the walk
Doc's career path moved from corporate world to waiting tables to treating cancer.