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Each Spotlight profile will introduce you to a leader in our community. Read about our industry-connected professors, successful alumni and talented students, and hear their take on what it means to be a La Roche Redhawk.

Samantha Sham ’17, BSN ’19 Alumni

Nursing alumna Samantha Sham has learned to navigate a new normal while caring for critical patients in the Medical Surgical ICU Unit at UPMC Passavant.

Robert Breen, M.S. HRM '85 Alumni

COVID-19 profoundly changed the day-to-day operations of Pittsburgh’s Military Entrance and Processing Station (MEPS), where alumnus Robert (Bob) Breen now volunteers to perform...

Julia Felton '21 Student

Julia Felton is a senior at La Roche majoring in professional writing. She recently was awarded the Jim Borden Memorial Scholarship from the Tribune-Review. 

George Rukavina Student

Meet George Rukavina, a junior majoring in information technology and minoring in computer security and forensics. He is the team lead for La Roche's student-run help desk, TechTIPS.