Alumni Stories: “Where Are They Now?”

“I definitely remember SWAT [Jason Talbot],” Cronin said, noting how the warmth of the welcome and the people are what stood out most about his first impression. “He was very friendly and open, he made me feel very welcome. I think I was pretty shy back then and a little nervous but already on that first day, SWAT came over and said ‘What’s up?’”

Learning about Pantone colors in the Graphics department
Stephen at the tryouts for the 2009 Adobe Cut & Paste tournament
The web department in 2011 led by Gabriel Tirado.

“I joined when I was 14 and everyone’s life changes a lot in four years,” he said. “For me, I made tons of friends through AFH and there are generations of AFH teens. I think it’s a very positive thing. People always have ties to it.”

Hanging out at GPOE with fellow AFH graduates turned mentors

“Tech is in everything now! I’m really trying to make [the studio] open and push the teens to find what they want to do.”





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