Alumni Spotlight

CUNY SPS alumni are among the best, brightest and most dedicated. Here's what some of our alumni have to say about their CUNY SPS experience, professional accomplishments and career goals.

Rohan Ketwaroo

Rohan Ketwaroo

MS in Business Management and Leadership, Class of 2019

"Take advantage of all the webinars and events at CUNY SPS. These are people who will help you to succeed, both in your CUNY SPS tenure and even beyond."
Julia Raskin

Julia Raskin

Urban Park Leadership Program

"I chose the program because I wanted to learn about the different aspects of working in parks, and not just the components that I am already familiar with through previous positions."
Rachel Johnson

Rachel Johnson

MA in Youth Studies, Class of 2018

"My experience at CUNY SPS helped me strengthen my approach to working in education settings and building better partnerships with many stakeholders including students, faculty, administrators, and guardians. Furthermore, I am a filmmaker and my studies have also improved my ability to write and direct more insightful stories featuring youth as protagonists and supporting characters."
Rishi Maharaj

Rishi Maharaj

MS in Business Management and Leadership / BS in Business, Class of 2021/2020

"It is never too late. Regardless of where you are in life, there is no better time like the present and achieve your goals, and remember to never stop learning."
Mathew Conlin closeup headshot

Matt Conlin

MA in Youth Studies / MA in Disability Studies, Class of 2021/2015

"For me, one of the more defining aspects of CUNY SPS is its community. I have found an incredible support system in my colleagues, peers, and mentors."