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2020-21 President's Scholars

2020-21 President's Scholars
Kiannah Shalise Barclay

Kiannah Shalise Barclay

Jasen Strand President’s Scholar
Major:
Animal Science
Don B. Huntley College of Agriculture
University Programs: Arabian Horse Center’s Equestrian Team, Foal Watch Program

Amanda Penicks

Amanda Penicks

Albert Zoraster President’s Scholar
Major: Agricultural Science
Don B. Huntley College of Agriculture
University Programs: Secretary for both the Los Robles Horticulture Club and the Agriculture Council, Agriculture Biology member

Aried Sanchez

Aried Sanchez

Mark Aldrich President’s Scholar
Major: Business Administration
College of Business Administration
University Programs: Tau Alpha Chi director of fundraising, Beta Alpha Psi member

Zachary Smith

Zachary Smith

Eileen and Michael Considine President’s Scholar
Major: Business Administration
College of Business Administration
University Programs: Participating in workshops led by the Bronco Recreational Intramural Complex, including Olympic weightlifting, indoor rock climbing, and CPR certification

Cristian Osvaldo Saldana

Cristian Osvaldo Saldana

Gregoire Family President’s Scholar
Major: Business Administration
College of Business Administration
University Programs: Finance Society treasurer, Student Managed Investment Club member, Economics Club member, San Gabriel Valley Economic Partnership Developer’s Summit university representative, City of Pomona Beautification Day participant

Cynthia Magin

Cynthia Magin

Gwen Evans La Bounty President’s Scholar
Major: Early Childhood Studies
College of Education and Integrative Studies
University Programs: Children’s Center

Damiane Riggs

Damiane Riggs

Roberts Family President’s Scholar
Major: Education Specialist Credential Program
College of Education and Integrative Studies
University Programs: Career Center

William J. McKinney

William J. McKinney

Chang Family President’s Scholar
Major: Mechanical Engineering
College of Engineering
University Programs: Salsa Club, Kellogg Honors College volunteer for Diamond Point Elementary School Garden Cleanup, Bronco Space recruiter, Rose Float Club, Pomona Habitat for Humanity

Jonathan Nguyen

Jonathan Nguyen

Oscar Perlaza President’s Scholar
Major: Aerospace Engineering
College of Engineering
University Programs: Liquid Rocket Lab, Engineering Student Ambassdor Program, Maximizing Engineering Potential Program new student mentor, aerospace structural mechanics course supplemental instruction student facilitator

Daniel Victor Romero

Daniel Victor Romero

Shelton Family President’s Scholar
Major: Civil Engineering
College of Engineering
University Programs: Steel Bridge Club, Bronco Pep Band, Symphonic Winds, and the Kappa Kappa Psi Honorary Band Fraternity, Kellogg Honors College

Yahia Haggag

Yahia Haggag

Iana Williams President’s Scholars
Major: Aerospace Engineering
College of Engineering
University Programs: Supplemental instruction facilitator for both Maximizing Engineering Potential and Learning Resource Center programs, Sigma Gamma Tau National Aerospace Engineering Honors Society treasurer, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics.

Vilma E. Gonzalez

Vilma E. Gonzalez

Frank D. Whitehead Family President’s Scholar (Graduate)
Master of Science in Engineering with an Emphasis in Materials
College of Engineering
Unviersity Programs: American Institute of Chemical Engineering, National Association of Corrosion Engineers, CPP Womens Soccer Club

 

 

Melanis Stepanian

Melanis Stepanian

James H. Jones President’s Scholar
Major: Urban and Regional Planning
College of Environmental Design
Unviersity Programs: University Student Housing events lead, American Planning Student’s Association class representative, Armenian Club

Alex Armendariz

Alex Armendariz

Rinehart Family President’s Scholar (Graduate)
Master of Science in Regenerative Studies
College of Environmental Design
Universty Programs: American Indian Science and Engineering Society co-founder, Native American Student Association co-founder, Lyle Center Sustainability Student Association member

 

 

Sara Siu

Sara Siu

Al Levie Family President’s Scholars
Major: Hospitality Management
The Collins College of Hospitality Management
University Programs: Director of Events for the Food and Beverage Professionals Club

Sarah Grace Petras

Sarah Grace Petras

Arthur M. Berman President’s Scholar
Major: English
College of Letters, Arts, and Social Sciences
University Programs: College of Letters, Arts, and Social Sciences Council secretary, CPP Lit Lab co-founder and vice president, Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival university representative, perfomed in the Southern California Shakespeare Festival in 2019

Jared Hasen-Klein

Jared Hasen-Klein

Bernard and Lucie Bidart President’s Scholar
Major: Political Science
College of Letters, Arts, and Social Sciences
University Programs: Bronco Associated Students Experience, Alpha Epsilon Pi Jewish Fraternity exchequer

Gracelyn Michele Goodman

Gracelyn Michele Goodman

Annette F. and Morton J. Blumner President’s Scholar
Major: Anthropology
College of Letters, Arts, and Social Sciences
University Programs: President of both Anthropological Society and Pi Gamma Mu Social Science Honors Society

Victor Baserga

Victor Baserga

Nicole Christine Coté President’s Scholar
Major: Sociology
College of Letters, Arts, and Social Sciences
University Programs: Project Rebound, McNair Scholar, Alpha Kappa Delta, Sociology Club, Kings Chess Club, instructional student assistant

Marianna Sidella

Marianna Sidella

Hugh and Judy La Bounty President’s Scholar
Major: Sociology
College of Letters, Arts, and Social Studies
University Programs: Sociology department peer mentor, collaboration with Colorful Flags

Kelsey Conroy

Kelsey Conroy

Lowell Overton President’s Scholar
Major: Psychology
College of Letters, Arts, and Social Sciences
University Programs: Brain Network Lab researcher

Chelsea Christine Duran

Chelsea Christine Duran

Bernard and Lucie Bidart President’s Scholar (Graduate)
Master’s in Public Administration
College of Letters, Arts, and Social Sciences
University Programs: College of Engineering’s Student Ambassador program events coordinator and program lead, Staff Council and Engineering Council volunteer

Alexia Limon

Alexia Limon

Norman Williamson Jr. Family President’s Scholar (Graduate)
Master of Arts in English
College of Letters, Arts, and Social Sciences
University Programs: First-year composition courses teaching associate

Neeyati Sanjay Ajmera

Neeyati Sanjay Ajmera

Dr. Andrew G. Chong President’s Scholar (at large)
Major: Computer Science
College of Science
University Programs: Software Engineering Association co-president, Kellogg Honors Society member, sheCodes member, Learning and Research Center technology assistant

Sahar Kebriaei

Sahar Kebriaei

Siu Family President’s Scholar
Major: Biology
College of Science
University Programs: Student Health Advisory Committee, Pre-Medical Student Association Club

Suhani B. Bhakta

Suhani B. Bhakta

Kim Family President’s Scholar (Graduate)
Master of Science in Biological Sciences
College of Science
University Programs: Introductory biology lab teaching associate, researcher