Andrew Roznowski (pictured right), a May 2018 graduate of the Latin American, Caribbean, and U.S. Latin@ Studies (LACUSL) Major and an Africology Minor, is included on the UWM homepage under the “Your UWM Experience” feature of students “Hired Before Graduation.” Andrew works as the director of operations for Nigerian boutique Usman La’Aro, owned by close friend and UWM alum Simbiat Abisola Laaro (pictured left). All of the clothing sold at the Brady Street shop is designed by Laaro and tailored in Nigeria. Roznowski says his job has taken him to Nigeria multiple times. Read more about the other students who have been hired before graduation by visiting the UWM homepage. (UWM Photo/Alexis Amenson)
Update 5/31/18: An extended version of this story was included in the May edition of the College of Letters and Science In Focus Newsletter. Read that feature here, which includes more about Simbiat and her family store La’Aro named after her Nigerian father.