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Michaela Ahlstrom

Assistant Director

Hometown: Scotts Valley, CA

Alma Mater: SCU, King’s College London

Year I Joined Undergraduate Admission: 2019

I Think SCU Is a Great University Because: the unique Jesuit focus on caring for the whole person, mind, body, and spirit, makes SCU a truly special place. Students, staff, and faculty are not treated like one dimensional beings but rather as people who are complex and deserve recognition in all aspects of life. 

Favorite Class in College: Gender and Ethics

Hobbies & Interests: yoga, hiking, traveling, learning, painting, DIY projects

Fun Fact: My camp counselor name was Mary Poppins.

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