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MAYA WHALEN-KIPP

Hometown: Queens, N.Y.
Major: Biology/Visual Arts, Interdepartmental
Minor: Environmental Studies
Maya built a ceramic water filtration system, combining her art with a water solution.

KEILAH CREEDON

Hometown: Flagstaff, Ariz.
Major: Mathematics, History
Minor: Dance
Keilah learned Swahili, danced and played cello, researched slavery and studied abroad.

Kyra Detone

Hometown: Pelham, N.Y.
Major: Art History, Women's and Gender Studies
A course on the art and science of painting led to an internship at one of the gems of the art world.

STEPHEN HOEPRICH

Hometown: Wyndham, Maine
Major: Electrical Engineering
Minor: Music
This trombonist and composer can build a telegraph "in about an hour."

Victor Murphy

Hometown: Boston, Mass.
Majors: Africana Studies and History, Interdepartmental
Minor: Political Science
His study of activism sparked an interest in an career in education.

Erin Wade

Hometown: Waterford, N.Y. 
Majors: English 
Minor: Computer Science 
Erin has a nose for news and literature, research, computer science and travel, among other things.