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Alumni Spotlights

The variety of programs in the College of Communication prepares our students to thrive in many different professions. See what our alumni want to share about what they learned at DePaul, how they’ve progressed through their careers and their advice for current students.

Julie Rudnik

Julie Rudnik

  • Organizational Communication (BA '17, MA '18)
  • People Operations Business Partner (Talent Development)

"Explore paths that interest you! Don't feel pressure to enroll in classes or take internships that you think will look good on a resume but aren't of interest to you. Pursue the opportunities that you would enjoy most."

Chloe Leuthaeuser

Chloe Leuthaeuser

  • Communication and Media ('17)
  • Account Supervisor (Corporate Brand and Reputation)

"Your path doesn't need to look like your peers. It's so easy to compare yourself to others, but it's important to trust that you are on the right journey for you."

Richie Roesner

Richie Roesner

  • Public Relations & Advertising (BA '17, MA '18)
  • Senior Public Relations Manager

"My willingness to step outside my comfort zone and try something new led me to where I am now. If you step outside of your comfort zone, you will be amazed at the lessons you learn!"