MHC Students Win Awards, Fellowships

Wednesday, May 16, 2007 - 2:19pm

Posted: May 16, 2007

Mount Holyoke students have won numerous awards and fellowships for study this year. Katya King, associate director of the Career Development Center, said: "We are very pleased about the way things went this year. Two of our science students were named Goldwater scholars. We also have five confirmed Fulbrights, and another six Fulbright finalists who are still waiting for decisions. I continue to be amazed at the talent and drive of our students."

Barry M. Goldwater Scholarships
Angela DiCiccio '08, Biochemistry
Kathryn Greenberg '09, Physics

Fulbright Grants
Amelia Harris '07, Korea
Casey Welch '07, Taiwan
Puja Deverakonda '07, Germany
Emily Morgan '06, Australia
Monica Liau '07, China

Freeman-ASIA Funding
for study in Beijing

Shelly Hsiao '10
Wilmina Lanford '08
Siedah Krystal Lee '10
Ahri Lee '10
Brooke Nichols '09
Elaine Cheung '09
Rona Yee '09

Poynter Institute Journalism Fellowship
Shoshana Walter '07

UNCF-Merck Science Initiative
Threshia Malcolm '08

Association for Computing Machinery Student Research Competition
Maria Kazandjieva '07

J.W. Saxe Fund Awards (for public service projects)
Sava Asmelash '07, California Executive Fellowship
Allison Cressy '08, VICOBA Village Bank, Tanzania

Datatel Scholars Foundation Scholarship
Yunnan Jiang '09

Related Links:

Career Development Center

Goldwater Awards for Two MHC Students

Coveted Journalism Fellowship for MHC's Walter