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Matthew Hansen

Matthew Hansen: Distinguished Service Award

Posted on 3/22/2018 by CUI Magazine - 2 minute read

Matthew Hansen '84, mathematics teacher and dean of academics at Orange Lutheran High School, received this year’s Distinguished Service Award from CUI, honoring his more than thirty years of teaching and pioneering in the sciences.

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Joe Cruz: PGA Dream Job

Posted on 8/24/2017 by CUI Magazine - 3 minute read

Joe Cruz ’07 left a real estate job to be a golf caddy. Today, he caddies for PGA Tour golfer Adam Hadwin.

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Sue Buster: Distinguished Service Award

Posted on 3/17/2017 by Ann Ashmon - 2 minute read

Distinguished Service Award winner for 2017, Dr. Sue Buster ’82, helps the 34,000 students in the Moreno Valley Unified School District gain skills to succeed in today’s economy.

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Dr. Xa Xiong: Alumnus of the Year

Posted on 3/17/2017 by Ann Ashmon - 3 minute read

Xa Xiong ’91, CUI’s alumnus of the year for 2017, came to the U.S. from Laos as a refugee, learned English rapidly and graduated from Christ College (now Concordia University Irvine) to become a medical doctor.

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Tags: alumnus, community, medical