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Births and Adoptions
Marv Novak (1963) Marv Novak
Mary Novak '63 (EE) welcomed her second grandson, Lyle, born three years to the day after his brother, Lance. We are fortunate to celebrate both birthdays on March 1st and 4th.
Norma Camacho (1998)   Norma Camacho '98 (CS), MS '12 (Astro) welcomed son, Francisco, in April 2004
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Marriages and Commitments
William Clontz (2018) William Clontz
William Clontz '18 (AME) and Katelyn Clontz '18 (ME) were married in May 2022. Ivan Fuentes '18 (ME) and Alex Ramirez BS '18 (BME) were groomsmen. Shelby Simonich '18 (Dornsife) and Cady Gooding '18 (AME) were bridesmaids.
John-James Tesoriero (2018) John-James Tesoriero
John-James Tesoriero MS '18 (CEE), married husband, Sean, on August 21, 2022, in Beacon, NY surrounded by loving family and friends. They begun dating soon after John-James received their Master's degree from USC in 2018, after moving back to NYC.
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Career News
Malia Sato (2021) Malia Sato
Maila Sato '21 ((ISE) has been working for a little over a year at Northrop Grumman and has recently rotated to a new Software position within their company's Pathways Rotation Program. Having a degree in Industrial and Systems Engineering from USC has opened up opportunities for her in a variety of fields such as Aerospace, Mechanical, and Software Engineering.
Joseph Gardella (2021) Joseph Gardella
Joseph Gardella '21 (ISE) has been employed with two different companies during his first two years of postgraduation. Gardella worked about one year for the Tesla automotive division as a Process Engineer in Fremont, CA and lived in Santa Clara.
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Catching Up
David Herriott (1989)   David Herriott '89 (AME) and his wife recently moved to Greenville, TX as David started a new job with L3Harris Technologies.
Linda Ryles (1985) Linda Ryles
Linda Ryles MS '85 (ISE) was named California's 24th Congressional Woman of the Year - 2022. The Honorable Salud Carbajal recognized Linda Tyler Ryles for her commitment to service and volunteerism in the Santa Barbara County Community - providing educational support and scholarship assistance to students, participating in an elementary student reading program, supporting the Adult Literacy Program by assisting adult English language learners, as well as being an advocate and member of many local social justice organizations.
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Educational News
Aqsa Fulara (2017) Aqsa Fulara
Aqsa Fulara MS '17 (ISE) recently completed their Stanford Ignite Executive Certification, where they gained practical experience to turn ideas into products and build successful ventures. Aqsa also pivoted from technical consulting into product management for SaaS B2B products working in Google Cloud.
Paulose Simon Puthanangady (2017) Paulose Simon  Puthanangady
Paulose Simon Puthanangady MS '17 (ISE) is graduating in 2023 from the University of Oxford with a Postgraduate degree in Organizational Leadership.
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In Memoriam
Douglas Brinkman (1985)   Douglas Brinkman BS '85 (ME) of Burlington, Massachusetts passed away early this winter.
Lloyd Bartlett (1953)   Lloyd Bartlett, BS '53 (ENG) passed away on December 16, 2022 in Whittier, CA. He was 94. He is survived by his wife Evie, daughters Lorree and Leiza and son Lloyd
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