List of Utah State University Alumni - Activism

Activism

Name Class year(s) Degree(s) Notability Reference
Bass, RickRick Bass 1979 B.S. Geology Writer and environmental activist
Carr, Gregory C.Gregory C. Carr 1982 B.S. History Entrepreneur, human rights activist, and founder of the Gregory C. Carr Foundation which supports human rights, education and the arts.
Carr, SteveSteve Carr 1981 B.S. First and only American ever elected to Standing Commission of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement, the worldwide organization's highest governing body
Johnson, SoniaSonia Johnson 1958 B.A. English Feminist and writer
John C. Nelson 1965 B.S. Biology Practicing obstetrician in Salt Lake City, Utah, and former President of the American Medical Association. Domestic violence and child abuse activist. Spokesperson for the "Stop America's Violence Everywhere" campaign for the AMA Alliance
Diane Stuart 1990 M.S. Family Consumer Human Development Directs the Office on Violence Against Women in the U.S. Department of Justice. Previously worked as state coordinator for the Utah Domestic Violence Cabinet Council and as a domestic violence victim advocacy specialist in Utah's Division of Child and Family Services. Stuart began her career as executive director of the Battered Women's Shelter and Rape Crisis Center in Logan.
Yatani, ChoichirĊChoichirĊ Yatani 1980 B.S. Psychology Peace activist and professor of psychology at Alfred State College and Alfred University

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