Scholarship Winners

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John Dethlefsen : Critical Language Scholarship 2017 - 2018

John Is a third year double major in Peace  and Conflict Studies and Russian Language and Literatiure . He arrived at berkeley intending to stdudy both Spanish and German, but after taking one Russian course, he was hooked. Since then , he has immersed himself in cross-cultural studies with hopes to contribute to policy advisement toward Russia at either teh state or...

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Cecelia Dimino : Strauss Scholarship 2017 - 2018

Cecelia transferred to U.C. Berkeley in 2016 as a major in linguistics. She taught English in Turkey and the U.S. and has a passion for teaching that has developed into her public service project, Chords for Progression. The project aims to fuse math with musicianship for high school students. Cecelia will initiate Chords for Progession at Castlemont High School. in...

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Alexander Kim : Gates Cambridge Scholarship 2017 - 2018


Alex will graduate in May 2017 as double major in Molecular and Cell Biology & Public Health. Outside of classes, he has been involved in research (clinical, public health, and wet-lab), IM and club sports, writing and editing for a biomedical publication called Morning Sign Out, and leading a professional pre-medical fraternity on campus called Phi Delta...

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Ariana Pemberton : Critical Language Scholarship 2017 - 2018


In May 2017 Ariana will graduate with a major in Art History and South Asian Studies. She has a deep interest in the Western Himalayan region from the ancient period. As a CLS participant she will study Hindi in Jaipur, India. After the CLS program, I Ariana plans to stay in Jaipur for an additional semester and continue school through the host university AIIS...

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