Distinguished Group of Seniors Named President’s Fellows for 2016-2017

Trinity Students Recognized for Outstanding Work in Their Respective Majors

​Hartford, Connecticut, December 2, 2016 – Representing some of Trinity’s most accomplished students, this year’s cohort of President’s Fellows is a diverse group of 29 scholars, each of whom has compiled an exemplary academic record in their years at the College. In the fall semester, each department or program is invited to nominate a senior who demonstrates outstanding achievement within his or her major, along with evidence of wide-ranging intellectual interests.

This year’s President’s Fellows are as follows:

  • American Studies – Dominique S. Griffin
  • Anthropology – Martha Kelly, IDP
  • Art History – Margaret L. Alisberg
  • Biochemistry – Jacqueline M. Busa
  • Biology    – Jessica Y. Chotiner
  • Chemistry – Thomas H. Naragon
  • Classics – Matthew J. Reichelt
  • Computer Science – Basileal Y. Imana
  • Economics – Andrew G. Calabrese
  • Educational Studies – Michelle L. Herbert, IDP
  • Engineering – Hieu T. Nguyen
  • English    – Jordan Pace
  • Environmental Science – Emily L. Hamilton
  • History – Seth J. Browner
  • International Studies – Elizabeth Valenzuela
  • Language and Culture Studies – Cassandra J. Cronin
  • Mathematics – Subekshya Bidari
  • Music – Malibongwe (Mali) G. Thwala
  • Neuroscience – Ariana A. Adamski
  • Philosophy – Emma C. Sbarge
  • Political Science – Daniella A. Salazar
  • Psychology – Lisa (Ji Yun) Lee
  • Public Policy & Law – Elise L. Ogden
  • Religion – Cynthia B. Trenholm, IDP
  • Sociology – Haley R. Thompson
  • Studio Arts – Klair Q. Siciliano
  • Theater & Dance – Glory K. Kim
  • Urban Studies – Chinmay A. Rayarikar
  • Women, Gender and Sexuality – Madeline F. Edwards