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Eight Union College seniors were chosen to represent the College's Minerva Fellows program. 

They will travel the globe to work in developing countries while paired up with a social entrepreneurial organization. The students will work for nine months and return to the College and live in a Minerva house for one month, where they will participate in a social entrepreneurial course and educate current students about their experiences abroad.

This year's fellows are:


Justin Salm

Engeye, Uganda


Vito-Joseph Capuano

Engeye, Uganda


Brianna Godlewski

Lauren Greene Cohen Fellow at Witkoppen, South Africa


Gillian Henry

Boutique, Malaysia


Daniel Tompkins

The Global Child, Siem Reap, Cambodia


Sydney Spett

The Global Child, Siem Reap, Cambodia


Naina Thota

Robert Chartoff Fellow at Gram Vikas, India


Mason King

Environmentalist Foundation of India, India