Alumni Stories




CHC alum Alex Mentzel (German literature and culture / theatre arts, 2020) will pursue a PhD at Cambridge—studying the intersection of human and digital worlds, where technology and the humanities meet.
CHC alum Alex Mentzel, a 2020 graduate who majored in German literature and theater arts, will be one of only 60 students nationally in the 2022 class of Gates-Cambridge Scholars.
The UO’s seventh Ducks Give event will take place May 12!   See CHC challenges at
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In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, CHC alumni were invited to contribute words of encouragement for current CHC students. Selected messages are included in each weekly student newsletter, and they are lifting the spirits and warming the hearts of students, faculty and staff alike.
By Garrett West When most people think of university donors, they imagine older alumni, established and successful in their careers, donating new buildings—or sports complexes—to the University.