In case you missed it, a Stephens alumna has a starring role on a new major Fox sit-com that debuted this week.
Stephanie Beatriz stars opposite Andy Samberg in Brooklyn Nine-Nine. It premiered Tuesday night, and it was great.
Beatriz plays a detective who is tough and opinionated—perfect for a Stephens woman.
Read more about the Texas native in Culture Map Houston. Then tune in at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday and check out the show if you missed it this week.
A more recent graduate, Jessica McConnell, also made news this week. She is one of four women serving with the Holiday Shores Fire Department. McConnell, who graduated in May and is now a master’s student here, is approaching her one year anniversary with the department, according to the Edwardsville Intelligencer. She follows in the footsteps of her father, who served with the department for 15 years. Read more about her and her fellow female firefighters here.