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Madalyn Borek

Hometown: Lockport, N.Y.
Major: Geology
Minor: Biology
Madalyn switched her major to geology thanks to Professor John Garver's exiting field courses.

Sharmeen Azher

Hometown: Poughkeepsie, N.Y.
Majors: Biology, Anthropology, Interdepartmental; Leadership in Medicine program
Anthropology Professor Jeffrey Witsoe helped Sharmeen obtain an internship working with midwives in India.


Hometown: Woodbridge, Conn.
Majors: Neuroscience (on the pre-med track)
Minor: Dance


Hometown: Carlisle, N.Y.
Major: Biology (on the pre-med track)
Minor: Physics
With Professor Kirkton's guidance and support, Ariella jumped into grasshopper research her sophomore year, and now she is mentoring another student in the lab.


Hometown: Quito, Ecuador
Major: Classics, Economics
Minor: Mathematics
Pierre served as a research assistant to his professor, Stacie Raucci, for a book about Rome.


Hometown: Stormville, N.Y.
Major: Economics, History
Minor: Political Science
Nick was thrilled to hold a little piece of history in his hands, thanks to Professor Andrew Morris.

David Thai

Hometown: Boston, Mass.
Major: Theater
Minor: Film Studies
Life at Union kicked into high gear thanks to the support and guidance of the director of the College's dance program .


Hometown: Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.
Major: Spanish and Hispanic Studies
Shanice teamed with Professor Samuel Amanuel to explore the physics of coffee.