Alumni News

For over 25 years CSU Stanislaus Theatre Dept. alum (Minor) Kim Johnston Ulrich has been acting professionally in Television and Film. Her early career started out with highlights on such popular TV shows such as €œAs the World Turns€, €œRemington Steele€ & €œThe A-team€. Her career has span almost 3 decades and more recently she has had roles in such major television shows as €œThird Rock from the Sun€ and the original €œCSI€. Since 1999 she has held the role of Ivy Winthrop on the NBC drama €œPassions€.

Kim€™s husband Robert J. Ulrich, a major in the Theatre dept. here as CSUS is one third of the Casting group Ulrich Dawson Kritzer based in Los Angeles.

Many of our graduates our accepted to prestigious Master Degree programs and/or internships around the country. Some of those recent graduates include:

  • Ashley O'Brien '€˜08 is in the Stage Management intern program at La Jolla Playhouse, in San Diego.
  • Carl Lindberg '06 is completing MFA in Directing at Western Illinois University.
  • Amber Wallen '€™06 is completing MFA in Theatre management at Wayne State University
  • Susan Brummett '€™07 is in her second year of the MFA in Acting program at Western Illinois University
  • Matt Valladares '€™08 is in his first year of the MFA in Acting Program at the California Institute of the Arts
  • Tim Sutton €™07 is in his second year of the MFA in Light Design at Wayne State University.