Graduate Studies

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April 12, 2007

Three Lafayette Seniors and an Alumna Receive Fulbright Grants

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Danielle Bero ’07, Adam Callaghan ’07, Lisa Lovallo ’07, and Briana Niblick ’06 will study around the world Lisa Lovallo ’07 translated and interpreted 17th century documents called the “Bracamonte Papers” with the help of Denise Galarza-Sepulveda, assistant professor of foreign languages and literatures. Danielle Bero ’07 (Astoria, N.Y.), Adam Callaghan ’07 (South Portland, Maine), [...]

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September 26, 2006

Julie Phelan ’05 Receives Jacob K. Javits Fellowship from U.S. Department of Education

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Psychology and art graduate will use award to continue research at Rutgers Julie Phelan ’05 is no stranger to academic research. While at Lafayette, she completed two separate honors theses and collaborated with professors on numerous projects. After graduating with an A.B. with majors in psychology and art, she began a Ph.D. program in social [...]

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August 4, 2006

Kristen Tull ’06 Receives STAR Graduate Fellowship from EPA

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Award will help her pursue an M.A. in environmental management at Duke University During her time at Lafayette, she has participated in EXCEL research, study abroad, and honor thesis research. She has published in scholarly journals, presented at national conferences, and was also a member of numerous campus organizations. As a result of her dedication [...]

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May 4, 2006

Matt Verbyla ’06 Awarded Fulbright to Improve Honduran Water System

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His work will begin next Jan. and end in Sept. Matt Verbyla ’06 (Unionville, Conn.), a civil engineering major with a minor in Spanish, has been awarded a Fulbright Scholarship to examine the challenges of managing, operating, and maintaining community-owned water systems in rural villages in Honduras. He will work with local authorities and organizations [...]

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July 12, 2005

Hart Feuer ’05 is Awarded Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Graduate Scholarship

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He is Lafayette’s second recipient of the award in two years Hart Feuer of Portland, Ore., who graduated in May with a double major in economics & business and German, has been awarded a Jack Kent Cooke Graduate Scholarship. The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation is awarding 76 scholarships this year to seniors or recent graduates [...]

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May 19, 2005

Fulbright Grant Gives Teva Miller ’04 Teaching Assistantship in Austria

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She is serving in “native speaker” role at two secondary schools A Fulbright grant is enabling Teva Miller ’04 to serve as a teaching assistant at two secondary schools in Graz, Austria. Working with children ages 14-18, Miller’s position is part of the English Language Teaching Assistantship Program financed by the Austrian Federal Ministry of [...]

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July 8, 2004

William Simmons ’04 Awarded Jack Kent Cooke Graduate Scholarship

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He’s one of 39 recipients of scholarships worth up to $50,000 each per year to fund graduate or professional programs. Recent Lafayette graduate William Simmons ’04 of Mercerville, N.J., has been awarded a Jack Kent Cooke Graduate Scholarship. The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation awarded 39 scholarships worth up to $50,000 each per year to college [...]

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June 29, 2004

Michael Lestingi ’04 Awarded Fulbright for Study in Russia

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He’s the third Lafayette student this year, and the sixth in the last five years, to earn Fulbright funding for study abroad. Michael Lestingi ’04 has received a Fulbright Grant to undertake a study of the development of privatization and regulatory policies of Russia’s railroads. The Marquis Scholar from Centerville, Ohio, received a B.S. in [...]

Lauren Sefcik '04 Awarded National Science Foundation Graduate Fellowship

April 7, 2004

Lauren Sefcik ’04 Awarded National Science Foundation Graduate Fellowship

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A chemical engineering major, the Marquis Scholar will pursue a Ph.D. in biomedical engineering. Marquis Scholar Lauren Sefcik ’04 of Saddle Brook, N.J., has achieved national distinction as the recipient of a three-year Graduate Fellowship from the National Science Foundation. NSF Graduate Fellowships provide financial support for advanced study to outstanding graduate students in the [...]

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April 6, 2004

Shara Gregory ’04 and Tarik Ghanim ’03 Receive Fulbright Grants

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Six Lafayette students have been awarded Fulbright grant in past five years. Lafayette senior Shara Gregory of Collegeville, Pa., and recent graduate Tarik Ghanim ’03 of Amman, Jordan, have received Fulbright grants this spring for post-graduate studies. Gregory has been awarded a Fulbright Fellowship for post-graduate study in Germany, while Ghanim’s Fulbright Student Award will [...]