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Beyond majors: Develop your integrated thinking

Angelica DeDona


Hometown: Glen Head, N.Y.
Major: Political science and English
Minor: Environmental science and policy
Union gave her the opportunity to spread her wings across many disciplines.

Patrick Aung


Hometown: Yangon, Myanmar
Major: Computer Engineering and Economics
Patrick loves the rigor of working on the Union Robotics Crew and also enjoys sharing some of his native traditions.

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.


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.

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.


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.


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