The Lisska Center for Scholarly Engagement

MAY 2017

Congratulations to our 2016-17 Fellowships Winners!

Carolin Frias: Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship to France
Sarah Lopez: Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship to Brazil
Philip Papaioannou: Fulbright Research Scholarship to Poland
Morgan Phoenix: Fulbright English Teaching Assistantships to Germany and Austria
Jennifer Reyes ’15: Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship to Jordan
Evan Woodnorth ’16: Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship to Austria
Mrinalini Mitra: The Davis Project for Peace 2017, “Savera: Solar Energy for Pure Pandey Village, India”
Halimatou Bah, Benjamin Gilman Scholarship
Makynzie Horvath, Benjamin Gilman Scholarship
Lelah McCarthy, Benjamin Gilman Scholarship
Ly Kieu Hanh Pham, Benjamin Gilman Scholarship
Lolita Schalekamp, Benjamin Gilman Scholarship
James Fennessey, Fulbright UK Summer Institute to Queens College-Belfast for Irish Studies Program

Megan Lisska and Elin Lisska Christensen Humanities Award
Elizabeth VanNess ’17 is the first recipient of the Megan Lisska and Elin Lisska Christensen Humanities Award, a new award endowed by Dr. Tony Lisska.

Summer Scholars Program kicks off May 17th
120 Summer Scholars grants have been awarded for summer 2017:

60 Anderson Summer Science Scholars
42 Young Scholars in the Humanities, Social Sciences, and Fine Arts
11 Early Experience Summer Scholars (rising sophomores, all disciplines)
7 Off-Campus Summer Scholars (all disciplines)

Mark your calendars now for Common Hour on Thursday, September 14! Summer Scholars in the sciences as well as the humanities and social sciences will present a poster session in the Mitchell Center over lunch.

Kenyon Law and Society Seminar
Congratulations to Lizbeth Bautista ‘19 and Guadalupe Andrea Romero ‘19, who have been selected to attend this summer’s Kenyon Law and Society Summer Seminar. This year’s topic is “Immigration, Refugees, and the Rule of Law.”

Jane Dougan