Cultural Studies MA Alumni Highlight

Alumni Highlight_Alison Fitch
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Alison Fitch

MA 2019
Gallery Teacher
San José Museum of Art

Ali Fitch is an arts educator based in Los Angeles. She currently works remotely as a gallery teacher with the San José Museum of Art. After finishing her MA at CGU in 2019 in cultural studies/museum studies, she completed a year-long graduate internship with the J. Paul Getty Museum in Exhibitions. Prior arts experience includes work at Craft Contemporary, LACMA, the Getty, and the Contemporary Jewish Museum. Ali is interested in the power of art as a form of social activism and believes that art provides a central tool for us to tell stories about our communities, explore complicated histories, and work towards a more just future. Explore SJMA’s exhibitions, collections, and programs using the following link:


Selected Cultural Studies MA Alumni

Jamey Keeton
MA 2019
PhD student in Visual and Cultural Studies
University of Rochester

Kiera Peacock
MA 2018
Archivist for Exhibits
Hoover Institution Library and Archives, Stanford University

Rachel Lara van der Merwe
MA 2015
Assistant Professor of Media Studies
Centre for Media and Journalism Studies at the University of Groningen

Casey Dyson
MA 2014

Sarina Raby
MA 2013

Aubrey Buzek
MA 2013
Public Affairs Specialist
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Samuel Woolley
MA 2011
Assistant Professor of Journalism and Media
University of Texas at Austin

Heather Morgan
MA 2011

Alexandria Gurley
MA 2011
Career Planning Specialist
Dallas College
Professional Poet
Alex Tha Great

Tara Robinson
MA 2006
Consultant and Senior Strategist
TCR Consulting; Wonder: Strategies for Good

Jenny Banh
MA 2001
Assistant Professor Anthropology and Asian American Studies
Fresno State