UCLA Spotlight

Onnie Willis Rogers, Gymnastics

  • Published Sep 28, 2009 8:15 AM

Onnie Willis Rogers '04 was part of three NCAA championship gymnastics teams at UCLA - and in 2001 was the first Bruin ever to win the all-around individual championship. She was also a first-generation college student. So the idea of pursuing a Ph.D. was a new one . . . and it all began with a comment on a research paper.