Students continue to shine in- and outside of the department!
Wednesday, October 4, 2017
Chasia Bambo (Biology ’19) is among 10 students selected as the first BOLD Scholars at Ithaca College. All ten juniors have become part of an initiative focused on cultivating courageous leadership among college women. Each BOLD Scholar will receive a scholarship of up to $25,000 per year for tuition, room and board. IC’s BOLD cohort will be responsible for implementing a specific and tangible transformation project on campus that reflects the mission of the BOLD Network. In addition, members of the cohort will identify major quantifiable goals related to campus inclusion that they would like to accomplish by the end of their BOLD experience. The new cohort will travel to Rutgers University in Newark and to New York City October 6–8 for the first national BOLD summit and retreat. Read the full article here.
Friday, September 29, 2017
Samantha spent her summer volunteering with veterinarians for three weeks in Thailand, where she helped to care for rescued animals and learned about Thai culture.
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
As featured in Intercom, the Ithaca College chapter of the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi is pleased and proud to announce that Cailin Harro (Biology '17), has been selected as a Phi Kappa Phi Fellow and will receive an award of $5,000 in support of her graduate studies!
These awards are extremely competitive and to be selected as a Fellow is a distinct honor. Cailin, who graduated in May 2017 with a B.S. in Biology is planning to pursue her DVM degree at Michigan State University College of Veterinary Medicine in Lansing MI.
Cailin will be added to the list of recipients featured on the chapter's website and the Phi Kappa Phi display case near Textor 102!
The full story is available here.
Friday, May 19, 2017
On Friday, May 5, the School of Humanities and Sciences recognized a select group of students for outstanding academic achievement in the 2016-17 academic year.
The Dean's Award is granted annually to the graduating senior with the highest grade point average in each of the four disciplinary areas in H&S: Social & Behavioral Sciences, Natural Sciences, Humanities, and Fine & Performing Arts.
- Cailin will attend the College of Veterinary Medicine at Michigan State University.
Friday, May 12, 2017
2017 H&S Summer Scholars and Dana Interns in Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences
The H&S Summer Scholars Program for projects in the creative arts, humanities, social sciences, and math is a competitive program, in which a faculty committee reviews student and mentor applications. This year, 21 students were selected out of 38 applications to pursue projects during the 2017 summer; four of these students received Emerson Humanities Collaboration awards. Several students with humanities and social science projects were also selected through the competitive Dana Internship program; the Interns are invited to participate in all H&S Summer Scholar activities.