Volume 19, Number 2, Fall 2014
Destination Career: Alum sinks his teeth into global projects
By the time he was 16, Ian Barnard was certain he wanted to become a veterinarian. But before he even earned his bachelor's degree in animal sciences from Purdue in 2011, he knew he wanted to pursue a different dream—one he could really sink his teeth into.
Destination Career: Fellowship encourages graduates to pursue entrepreneurship
Like many young professionals, Jackson Troxel texts, tags and tweets on his smartphone throughout the day. But chances are, Troxel is one of a select few Purdue graduates who have the staff of Indiana Gov. Mike Pence in his recent call list.
Volume 19, Number 1, Spring 2014
Destination Career: Summer zoo internship leads to a career
Purdue biochem major finds unexpected dream job working with exotic animals.
Volume 18, Number 2, Fall 2013
Destination Career: Greasy side of paradise fuels alum's career
Purdue alumnus takes to Hawaii for career in high-tech recycling.
Volume 18, Number 1, Spring 2013
Destination Career: Peace Corps takes alumna to Azerbaijan
Purdue alumna joins Peace Corps to help people around the world.
Volume 17, Number 2, Fall 2012
Destination Career: Grad making 'grrreat' snacks for Kellogg
Have you ever walked down a supermarket snack aisle and wondered who comes up with all this stuff?
Volume 17, Number 1, Spring 2012
Destination Career: Vegan company's foods have 'bean' there
Entrepreneur develops foods made from soy.
Destination Career: Graduate plants seeds for success in fast-paced career
Salesman earns trust with customers and grows his client base.
Volume 16, Number 2, Winter 2011/2012
Destination Career: Wildlife alumna saving sea turtles
Alumna helps educate the public at a nonprofit based in Texas.
Volume 16, Number 1, Spring 2011
Destination Career: Grad views work as feeding the world
Product manager focuses on reducing fertilizer costs and greenhouse gases.
Volume 15, Number 2, Fall 2010
Destination Career: Entrepreneur serious about making a difference
AgEcon grad has started four small businesses.
Destination Career: Recent graduate is a real team player
Communicator educates public about a program featuring Dallas Clark.
Volume 15, Number 1, Spring 2010
Destination Career: Grad collects life lessons from each job
Hort science grad learns how to keep a healthy perspective and open mind.
Volume 14, Number 2, Fall 2009
Destination Career: Graduate delivers fresh fruit and laughs
Logistics expert keeps fresh fruits and vegetables on store shelves.
Destination Career: Singing seed salesman harmonizes careers
Graduate combines his love of music with his full-time job.
Volume 14, Number 1, Spring 2009
Destination Career: Win or lose, his work is always a victory
Seeing lots of baseball just part of what this graduate loves about his job.
Volume 13, Number 2, Fall 2008
Destination Career: Serving his country one animal at a time
This graduate is a different kind of Army vet.
Volume 13, Number 1, Spring 2008
Destination Career: Grad's career is turning steel plant green
Landscape project finds new use for slag material.
Volume 12, Number 2, Fall 2007
Destination Career: This grad's 'office' has a really great view
Forestry alumnus works to preserve Indiana's woodlands.
Destination Career: Putting her love of food on display
Graduate creates promotional items for Kraft Foods.
Volume 12, Number 1, Spring 2007
Destination Career: Food Science grad's job all over the map
Beverage company representative travels the globe as part of her work.
Volume 11, Number 2, Fall 2006
Destination Career: Helping young people to take the lead
Agricultural education graduate teaches the value of putting others first.
Destination Career: Keeping his career on the right track
Graduate's work is all about direction.
Volume 11, Number 1, Spring 2006
Destination Career: Graduate makes a career of snack time
Food process engineering alumnus develops chips and the machines that make them.
Destination Career: Feeding the bears - and the lemurs, and the penguins
Graduate makes sure zoo animals are eating healthy.
Volume 10, Number 2, Fall 2005
Destination Career: Alumnus finds success on The Hill
Eric Steiner, agricultural education
Destination Career: Opportunities make a strong case for legal career
Rebecca Figler, natural resources and environmental sciences