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Jenny Ceja

Bachelor of Science: Economics & Math: Computer Science (note: I removed "Track" as we have not used "Track" to denote other concentrations)

Hometown

Concord, California
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Jason Todd

Bachelor of Arts: Economics

Hometown

Oakland, California

Jacob Ricafrente

Bachelor of Arts: Economics

Minor

Performing Arts: Music

Honors

Cum Laude

Hometown

WALNUT CREEK, CA

My Greatest Supporters

Without a doubt, my parents Cielo and Neil Ricafrente have supported me through every aspect of life and raised me into the man I am today as well as my sister Sam, and my dog Luna. Special shout out to my professors Roy Allen, Dr. Julie Ford, and Sharon Lee Kim for allowing me to grow and develop. Lastly, I would like to thank the Academy as well as sidewalks for keeping me off of the streets.

Favorite Saint Mary's Memory

My favorite Saint Mary's memory would either be when I traveled to South Africa for the World Choir Games in 2018 with the Saint Mary's College choir or when I studied abroad in Japan for Jan Term 2020. In addition, I will always treasure the infamous "water cooler talks" I had with my boys Michael Prebil, Moises Gonzalez, Ryan Ford, and Trent Cox.

My Next Chapter

Currently, I am working as an Agent at New York Life in San Francisco. I will be staying in Walnut Creek to spend time with my family and friends. At the same time, I am looking to further my career in music on the side and release an album in the future.

Clubs and Activities

Economics Society
KSMC
APASA
Saint Mary's College Chamber Singers
Saint Mary's College Glee Club
Saint Mary's College Jazz Singers

Favorite Quote

Let's go on a little win streak, [what happened today?] it will not matter...and this will be in the past like a ponytail.
— Klay Thompson
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Gabrielle Palacios

Bachelor of Arts: Economics

Hometown

Long Beach, California
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Ethan Farnam

Bachelor of Science: Economics

Minor

Mathematics

Hometown

Crystal Lake, Illinois

My Greatest Supporters

My parents

Favorite Saint Mary's Memory

The day Saint Mary’s basketball beat Gonzaga in the conference championship game.

Clubs and Activities

Golf team

Favorite Quote

You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take.
— Wayne Gretzky
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Danielle Durham

Bachelor of Science: Economics

Minor

Mathematics

Hometown

Elk Grove, California
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Camryn Demko

Bachelor of Arts: Economics

Minor

History of Art

Honors

Magna Cum Laude

Hometown

San Diego, California

My Greatest Supporters

I would like to thank all my family members: Mom, Dad, Andrew, Grandma and Grandpa Demko, Grandma and Grandpa Boettger, Aunt Kristin, Aunt Sally, Aunt Patty and Uncle Tony, Jackie, The Shick Family, Levi, and Charlie. Thank you for visiting me as many times as you all did and sending me food in the mail.

Favorite Saint Mary's Memory

Spending three years in the dorms with my best friends. Going to yoga on Tuesdays. Taking a quarter credit hip hop class. Multiple camping trips with the gals.

My Next Chapter

I have not figured that one out yet, but I know it will be exceptional and fun!

Clubs and Activities

Studied Abroad Spring 2020 in Florence, Italy

Favorite Quote

"You can't win them all"
— Connie Mack
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Carlos Lomeli

Bachelor of Arts: Economics

Hometown

La Habra, California
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Alexander Reed

Bachelor of Arts: Economics

Hometown

Huntington Beach, California

Antonio Espinoza

Bachelor of Arts: Theology and Religious Studies & Economics

Honors

Cum Laude

Hometown

Brentwood, CA

My Greatest Supporters

I wouldn't have gotten through all this if it weren't for my family. My mom, dad, and two brothers Diego and Mateo were always there to support me.

All my friends taught me things I couldn't have learned alone.

Shout out to Ross Leong, Jacob Ricafrente, Sarah Gallo, Clarissa Mongcupa, and Ruger Welty for always propping me up when I thought I'd fall.

Favorite Saint Mary's Memory

Working late night shifts at the front desk in the library because my coworkers were great friends and turned an unexciting college job into a party. Sharing stories with them and getting to talk to friends passing through the library was an enjoyable time I cherish.

My Next Chapter

This fall I will enter the seminary for Diocese of Oakland to study for the Catholic priesthood. God willing, after 6-7 years of formation I will be ordained a diocesan priest.

Favorite Quote

"Remember that the Christian life is one of action; not of speech and daydreams. Let there be few words and many deeds, and let them be done well."
— St. Vincent Pallotti