All Recipients

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Alexander Kim : Gates Cambridge Scholarship

 

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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Justin Kong : Schwarzman Scholars Program 2019 - 2020

Justin Kong is a health advocate with a University of California, Berkeley degree in Public Health and extensive professional experience. He has held leadership roles at a healthcare consulting firm, in the United Nations’ Medical Services Division, and in student government as Executive Vice President. Now working on a regional malaria elimination program for Cambodia...

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Tina Kremzner-Hsing : Critical Language Scholarship 2019 - 2020

Madhumitha Krishnan : Critical Language Scholarship 2020 - 2021

Madhumitha Krishnan is a junior studying political science and history, with specializations in comparative politics and the history of law and government. She is interested in studying democratization and the role of judicial institutions in strengthening or weakening democracies. She is also generally passionate about migrant rights and creating systemic...

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Anika Kumar : Strauss Scholarship 2019 - 2020

Anika Kumar, from San Jose, CA, is a senior studying Molecular and Cell Biology with a concentration in Biochemistry Public Health. Anika created a nonprofit organization that aimed to bridge the gap between young citizens and senior citizens. The 'Forget Me Not' organization is designed to reduce instances and feelings of social isolation, loneliness, and depression...

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Marie Lefebvre : Boren Scholarship 2013 - 2014

Marie Lefebvre double-majored in Portuguese Language & Literature and Geography. She is fluent in French and Spanish and has travelled extensively in France and the Phillippines. She studied in Portugal for two months, and with the Boren Scholarship, she headed to Brazil to study at the Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro to study Portuguese. Through...

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Issac Levine : Yenching Scholars Program 2020 - 2021

Isaac graduated from UC Berkeley in 2019 with a BA in Political Economy. He also studied Chinese language throughout his time at Berkeley and was awarded the Huang Scholarship, through which he studied with Princeton-in-Beijing and interned at a small music and media company in Shanghai. He is excited to continue his studies in political economy and Chinese...

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Maggie Li : Critical Language Scholarship 2019 - 2020

Aurora Lopez : Critical Language Scholarship 2021 - 2022

Aurora Lopez is a senior studying Political Science with a specialization in International Relations. In preparation for a career in foreign relations, she has taken courses outside her major to gain a better understanding of international cooperation, such as Gulf States, Spanish, and Arabic courses. She also interned for the British Consulate General, where she...

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Eva Malis

Eva Malis : Udall Scholarship 2015 - 2016

Eva Malis is a junior majoring in environmental science. Eva is very active environmental and conservation activities at U.C. Berkeley. She co-founded the Students of Color Environmental Collective, worked as the blog editor of the California Student Sustainability Coalition, and serves as a council member for the ECO Environmental Coalition, among her vast other...

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Thomas Mangloña II : Truman Scholarship 2019 - 2020

Thomas is Berkeley's first Truman Scholar since 2015. He is a Gates Millennium Scholar and undergraduate majoring in media studies. A native of the Northern Mariana Islands, Thomas started writing news reports on his blog for his island in middle school. Since then, his passion for journalism has flourished, leading him to work for several print...

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Shengkai (Alwin) Mao : Goldwater Scholarship 2013 - 2014

Alwin is majoring in Astrophysics and will be a senior in fall 2015. He hopes to attain a Ph.D. in Astrophysics and perform research and teach at the university level. He has made the Dean's Honors list twice. Alwin has been a research assistant with the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, studying tidal disruption in dwarf spheroidal galaxies around the Milky...

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Tafadzwa Marombedza : Schwarzman Scholarship 2021 - 2022

Tafadzwa Marombedza studied Political Economy at UC Berkeley as a MasterCard Scholar from Zimbabwe and served as the President of the Organization of African Students. Currently, he is an Emerging Markets Analyst at Deutsche Bank in New York. He is passionate about the African growth story and envisions a world where global capital can be redirected to...

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Charlotte McClelland : Critical Language Scholarship 2021 - 2022

 
Charlotte is a third year undergraduate double majoring in Economics as well as Arabic Language and Literature. She is particularly interested in development economics and hopes to combine her knowledge of Arabic and economics in future careers. She also loves language learning and the ability it gives her to build relationships with others from diverse...
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Eden McEwen : Goldwater 2020 - 2021

Eden McEwen is a junior majoring in physics and astronomy. She hopes to be on the forefront of the intersection of technological advancement and scientific discovery. Eden wants to help answer questions on exoplanet composition, black hole populations, and stellar dust...

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Ramil Mercado : Critical Language Scholarship 2021 - 2022

Ramil graduated from UC Berkeley in December 2019 with a BA in Political Science and Asian Studies, and a minor in Southeast Asian studies. He is passionate about Southeast Asian culture and politics, specifically Maritime Southeast Asia. He is learning Indonesian in order to effectively communicate and connect with people across Indonesia and Timor-...

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Ramil Mercado : Critical Language Scholarship 2020 - 2021

Ramil Mercado is a senior in the College of Letters and Science and is majoring in Political Science and Asian Studies-China with a minor in Southeast Asian Studies. He is incredibly interested in Southeast Asian culture and politics, specifically in Insular Southeast Asia, and he is studying Bahasa Indonesia in Indonesia in order to learn one of the most...

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Ashley Miller : Strauss Scholarship 2013 - 2014

Ashley Miller is a senior at UC Berkeley majoring in Interdisciplinary Studies with a focus on Global Education Reform Policy.  She is interested in pursuing a future with domestic and international education issues, believing in early childhood advocacy in the education system to relieve the “cradle to prison” pipeline and to alleviate poverty.  ...

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Casey Mogilevsky : Goldwater 2020 - 2021

Casey Mogilevsky is a junior majoring in Chemistry. His work has helped lead to two submitted manuscripts involving protein-protein bioconjugates and CRISPR.  He has also been working on a project which involves sequential site-selective bioconjugation reactions. Casey has been a volunteer and trainer of volunteers at UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital....

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Sarah Mohamed : Marshall Scholarship 2014 - 2015

Sarah Mohamed graduated summa cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa from the University of California, Berkeley in May 2014. She studied Political Science and Comparative Literature, with particular focus on transitional justice and post- colonial literature. Sarah was a Public Policy and...

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Hanna Morris : Udall Undergraduate Scholarship 2013 - 2014

Hanna Morris is an incoming senior majoring in Society & Communications and minoring in History with a focus on Global Environmental Politics. She is interested in pursuing graduate school for International Relations and Media & Communications with a research focus on Global Environmental Communications. Hanna has received numerous scholarships in the past,...

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Briana Mullen : Knight-Hennessy 2020 - 2021

In 2015 Briana Mullen graduated from U.C. Berkeley with a major in history. Briana was an ASUC Senator who championed the issues of student parents, foster youth, and other independent students. She also served on the Chancellor’s Advisory Committee on Mental Health where she was the sole undergraduate representative working towards mental health care reforms on...

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Vineet Nair : Gates Cambridge Scholarship 2018 - 2019

Vineet will graduate from UC Berkeley in Spring 2018 with simultaneous degrees in Mechanical Engineering and Economics and a minor in Electrical Engineering & Computer Sciences. Although born in India, he spent most of his life in Bahrain and Dubai. This made him aware of the inequalities between oil-rich regions like the Middle East and resource-constrained...

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Brendon Ng : Critical Language Scholarship 2019 - 2020

Toure Owen : Schwarzman Scholars Program 2019 - 2020

Toure Owen is a 2016 graduate of the University of California Berkeley where he majored in Political Science. Prior to joining Schwarzman Scholars, Toure was supporting Small and Medium Size business development for Sub-Saharan Africa. After a year at Schwarzman College, Toure will pursue his MBA at Stanford's Graduate School of Business. Toure is 25 years old and from...

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Maribel Patino : Soros Fellowship 2020 - 2021

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Ariana Pemberton : Critical Language Scholarship

 

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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Ausjia Perlow : Knight-Hennessy Scholars Program 2019 - 2020

Ausjia Perlow, from Merced, California, is pursuing a JD at Stanford Law School. She will graduate from the University of California, Berkeley (UC Berkeley) with a bachelor’s degree in psychology. Ausjia aspires to improve the criminal justice system and help make law more accessible to the under-resourced and the underrepresented through appellate litigation. During...

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Zarko Perovic : Rhodes Scholarship 2013 - 2014

Zarko Perovic grew up in Serbia and graduated from UC Berkeley, among the top five students in his class. His primary passion, which he developed in his childhood, is preventing war crimes. At the UC Berkeley War Crimes Studies Center, Zarko helped create the Virtual Tribunal—a project that synthesized the court proceedings of the Cambodia Tribunal for...

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Rebecca Peters : Luce Scholars, University Medalist, Marshall, Truman, Udall, Strauss 2013 - 2014

Rebecca Peters graduated in May 2014 as a University Medalist with a B.Sc in Society and Environment, and a B.A in International Development/Global Poverty. Rebecca was awarded the Marshall Scholarship in 2014 to obtain her MSc at the University of Manchester, and will be completing her second year at the London School of Economics. In 2013, Rebecca received the Morris...

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Nicholas Pingitore : Critical Language Scholarship 2020 - 2021

Nicholas Pingitore is a senior history student focusing on political and religious history in early modern and modern Europe. He is particularly interested in the role of religion in international affairs, and ways in which religious beliefs influence political organization. Nicholas has spent the past two years researching the history of US–Russia...

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Cyara Pinkos : Critical Language Scholarship 2021 - 2022

Cyara will be graduating from UC Berkeley in Spring 2021 with a B.A. in Political Economy with a concentration on Development and the Environment in the Middle East. After graduation, she plans to focus her interest in sustainable development and passion for learning languages on pursuing a career in international development. This summer she will be studying Arabic...
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Namrata Ramesh : Rhodes Scholarship 2020 - 2021

Namrata is a senior at the University of California, Berkeley, pursuing a Physics (Honors) degree. Her senior thesis, supervised by Professor Naomi Ginsberg, involves understanding the dynamics of self assembly of gold nanocrystal superlattices using optical and x-ray scattering techniques. She has also worked on studying the trajectories of electrons in...

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Saul Ramirez : Soros Fellowship 2020 - 2021

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Rahul Sahay : Goldwater 2020 - 2021

Rahul Sahay is a junior majoring in physics and mathematics at UC Berkeley. have been involved with two research groups:  Kam-Biu Luk’s high energy experiment group where his research is centered around the optimization of a detector in the internationally collaborative DUNE experiment. In 2019 Rahul joined Norman Yao’s condensed matter theory and atomic...

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