Alumni Videos

Listen and watch AMS alumni reflect on the Miami experiences that were influential in their career paths. These alumni often provide useful advice for current Miami students.

Don't Be Afraid to Take Risks

Chris Brock (Miami, 2009) majored in American Studies and Political Science. He later received his J.D. at the University of Colorado (2014). Chris is a lawyer and Dean’s Office Fellow at the University of Colorado Law School; he eventually plans to work in environmental law for a non-profit agency. Here he talks about his time at Miami and provides advice to graduating students.
[October 2014]

Don't Be Afraid to Take Risks Video Transcript

AMS Was a Natural Fit for Me

Whittney Barth (Miami, 2008) graduated magna cum laude with majors in American Studies and Comparative Religion and with a minor in Political Science. Whittney participated in the University Honors Urban Leadership Program (Chicago) and University Honors in Comparative Religion. In 2011 she earned her Master of Divinity from the Harvard Divinity School. Here she talks about how her first AMS course opened her eyes to critical questions.
[January 2012]

AMS Was a Natural Fit for Me Video Transcript