Category Archives: CU Around the World

CU Around the World: Gatluak Ter Thach (’07)

Long before Sudanese-American nonprofit leader Gatluak Ter Thach became a Cumberland alumnus, he began his educational journey half a world away—and in conditions far different. As a refugee in African United Nations camps in the late 1980s, Thach had to balance learning with survival. Displaced from Sudan by the Second Sudanese Civil War, Thach began…

CU Around the World – Dr. Sandy Roga (’99)

Dr. Sandy Roga is from Santa Cruz, Aruba. What was your favorite Cumberland moment? I have many great moments, but I will narrow it down to three. While playing baseball at Cumberland, we represented the United States in an international tournament in Mexico. During the tournament, I pitched against Mexico and Guatemala and won both games….