Paul Vranas ’00 and his wife, Diane, welcomed their newest Tiny Titan, Melina Joy, on September 5th, 2017. She joins brother, John Paul.
Michael Sorich ’00 was recently named a partner at Cavanagh Law Group in Chicago. He represents individuals injured in trucking, automobile, wrongful death and medical malpractice matters. Congratulations, Michael!
Monica Toporkiewicz ’00 and her husband, Christian Espinoza, welcomed baby boy Nicolas Stefan Espinoza on April 4, 2017. Big sisters Gabriela and Sofia are thrilled!
Megan Sholar ’00 published her first book, Getting Paid While Taking Time: The Women’s Movement and the Development of Paid Family Leave Policies in the United States (Temple University Press). The book explores the reasons that the United States remains the only developed country in the world without paid family leave at the national level. During the 2016 presidential election, Megan also wrote about the candidates’ positions on paid leave in The Hill and The Washington Post. A political science major at IWU, she completed her PhD in political science and currently teaches at Loyola University Chicago.
Congratulations to Sean Foley ’00 and wife Sara, who welcomed their first born, a baby boy, Colin Renwick Foley on March 30, 2017.
Meg Galus ’00 was featured in The MidWeek, where she talks about being a pastry chef. You can read more about it here.