Current Fellows

Katherine Lopez

Psychological & Brain Sciences
Entering Year: 2015

Katherine graduated from the University of Maryland with a BS in Psychology.

Chanez Symister

Entering Year: 2015

Chanez was raised in the tropical island of Antigua, the main island in the twin island state of Antigua and Barbuda.

Joseph Krambs

Molecular Genetics & Genomics
Entering Year: 2015

I graduated from Middle Tennessee State University with a BS in genetics & biotechnology. While attending MTSU, I also dabbled in hurling, soccer, swimming, Tough Mudders, and mad science.

Katlin Bentley

Psychological & Brain Sciences
Entering Year: 2015

Hometown: Fairfax, VA

Baba Badji

Comparative Literature
Entering Year: 2015

Hometown: Senegal, West Africa

Ryan Wilson

Entering Year: 2015

Hometown: St. Louis, MO

Kari Varner

Visual Art
Entering Year: 2015

Kari is an MFA candidate in the Visual Arts program at the Sam Fox School. She earned her BFA in electronic media arts design from the University of Denver, and is originally from Kansas City, Kansas.

Anna Arnaud

Entering Year: 2015

Anna is originally from Monett, Missouri, and graduated from the University of Arkansas with a degree in biomedical engineering before entering medical school in 2015.  In her spare time, she enjoys playing the piano, hiking, reading, and travelin

Shanea Turner-Smith

Social Work
Entering Year: 2015

Shanea is a MSW candidate in the social and economic development (domestic) concentration. Her area of research will focus on affordable housing advocacy for individuals who have experienced homelessness.