“Ramapo was a great place to start my academic career. The professors encouraged me to seek continuous improvement and stay hungry in my education, and I was launched to new heights.” – Robert Policht ’15 graduated with a degree in American Studies and received his Master of Arts in Homeland Security and Emergency Management at Arizona State University in 2016. Robert completed his Master’s in one year while interning, working for his family’s business and volunteering for his local fire department. Robert was awarded by ASU the Outstanding Graduate Award for the Cross-College Program for the College of Public Service and Community Solutions and recognized as a member of the National Society of Leadership and Success. He is now a firefighter for the City of Passaic Fire Department assigned to Ladder Company 1.