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JACOB ZIPKIN

Hometown: Dix Hills, N.Y.
Major: Physics and Music, Interdisciplinary; Leadership in Medicine This physician to be is a student representative for Messa House.

Gianluca Avanzato

Hometown: Oneonta, N.Y.
Major: Political Science
This Golub House coordinator and polyglot created a Hindi/Urdu language table.

ARIELLE SINGER

Hometown: Los Angeles, C.A.
Major: "Marketing Engineering Products" (Organizing Theme) Arielle helped coordinate programs devoted to life as a first-year student.

Quisqueya Witbeck

Hometown:  Rensselaer, N.Y.
Major: "Global Health and Diplomacy" (Organizing Theme)
This Minerva Council member works to foster community and connections on campus.

Kaitlyn Suarez

Hometown: Niskayuna, N.Y.
Major: Geology
Kaitlyn teaches people with disabilities to prepare healthy meals.

BISIAYO FASHEMI

Hometown: Boston, Mass.
Majors: Political Science, Spanish

MELISSA RODRIGUEZ 

Hometown: Boston, Mass.
Major: Biochemistry
These Minerva leaders launched a Parisian-style café/salon/poetry slam.

PETER DURKIN

Hometown: New London, N.H. 
Major: Political Science, Spanish & Hispanic Studies
Active in his Minerva House, fraternity and student government.