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Current and Past Yates Recipients

2018 Yates Fellows

Inductees for the 2018-2019 Academic Year
Fellows College Program Degree
Omari Abdul-Alim College-Conservatory of Music
Violin MM
Alicia Bedolla Medicine
Neuroscience/Medical Science Scholars Interdisciplinary PhD
Blake Bell Business Applied Economics MS
Evan Brooks Medicine
Molecular & Developmental Biology PhD
Leland Brown III Education, Criminal Justice, and Health Services  Sport Administration  MS 
Diamond Crowder Arts & Sciences
History PhD
Audrey Crowther Medicine
Immunology PhD
Brittany Duncan  Medicine  Molecular, Cellular & Biochemical Pharmacology  PhD 
Jenny Ham  Arts & Sciences  Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies  MA 
Austin Hattori Arts & Sciences
Classics MA
Kelly Hollins  Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning  Landscape Architecture  MLA 
Melvin-Eddy Ikwubuo Engineering and Applied Science Aerospace Engineering PhD
Riley Jessen Business Applied Economics MS
Yalie Kamara Arts & Sciences
English & Comparative Literature PhD
Marco Leon  Allied Health Sciences  Communication Sciences and Disorders  MA 
Lisa Low Arts & Sciences
English & Comparative Literature PhD
Clair Nguyen College-Conservatory of Music
Theory PhD
Mark Ornelas Arts & Sciences
Philosophy PhD
Alyssa Sterling  Pharmacy  Pharmaceutical Sciences/Biopharmaceutics  PhD 
Nury Stevens Arts & Sciences
Romance Languages & Literatures PhD
Anthony Stone Arts & Sciences
Sociology PhD
Jenny Yi-Ting Sung Arts & Sciences
Biological Sciences PhD
Kierra Toney Arts & Sciences
Sociology PhD
Natalie Villacorta Arts & Sciences
English & Comparative Literature PhD
Christine Wong Arts & Sciences
Classics PhD

2017 Yates Fellows

Inducted for 2017-2018 Academic Year
Fellows College Program Degree
Pablo Alarcon Medicine Medical Scientist Training Program MD/PhD
Chanel Alford Medicine Cancer and Cell Biology PhD
Israel Belmonte Arts & Sciences Chemistry PhD
Rachael Blackwell College-Conservatory of Music Theatre Design and Production (Lighting Design) MFA
Marcus Brooks Arts & Sciences Sociology PhD
Rachel Byrd Arts & Sciences Geography and GIS MA
Azia Carnes Arts & Sciences Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies MA
Swati Chopra Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning Design MDes
Jade Clark Allied Health Sciences Communication Sciences and Disorders MA
Cindy Cohen Medicine Neuroscience PhD
Sierra Corbin Arts & Sciences Psychology PhD
Kevonyah Edwards Allied Health Sciences Social Work MSW
Sakinah Hofler Arts & Sciences English & Comparative Literature PhD
Nnamdi Ike Medicine Medical Physics DMP
Stephanie Jackson Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning Design MDes
Edith Kisanga Allied Health Sciences Communication Sciences and Disorders MA
Brenda Lamboy Arts & Sciences German Studies PhD
Macy McCollum Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning Community Planning MCP
Clinton McIntosh Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning Community Planning MCP
Brittney Miles Arts & Sciences Sociology PhD
Allie Pohler Arts & Sciences Classics PhD
Aaron Smith Allied Health Sciences Physical Therapy DPT
Destini Thomas-Hayes Nursing Nursing Research PhD
David Wong Arts & Sciences Philosophy PhD
Seyedeh Ladan Zarabadi Arts & Sciences Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies MA

2016 Yates Fellows

Inducted for 2016-2017 Academic Year
Fellows College Program Degree
Patricia Ablordeppey Medicine Pathobiology and Molecular Medicine PhD
Beatriz Avila Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning Planning MCP
Carlos B. Brown College-Conservatory of Music Conducting, Choral Emphasis DMA
Leah Butler Education, Criminal Justice, and Health Services Criminal Justice PhD
Gabriella Camacho Allied Health Sciences Physical Therapy DPT
Tiffanie Clark Arts & Sciences Romance Languages and Literatures PhD
Xenia Davis Medicine Molecular, Cellular and Biomedical Pharmacology PhD
Christine Jesusa Ramos Dimaculangan Nursing Nursing Research PhD
Maya Donaldson Allied Health Sciences Communication Sciences and Disorders MA
Martha Dua-Awereh Medicine Systems Biology and Physiology PhD
Jacob Enriquez Medicine Molecular & Developmental Biology PhD
Michael Golden Jr. Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning Planning MCP
Vishnu Gomez Arts & Sciences Biological Sciences MS
Bernard Grant Arts & Sciences English & Comparative Literature PhD
Paige Greenwood Medicine Neuroscience PhD
Michael Hayden College-Conservatory of Music Music Theory MM
Stephanie Ibemere Nursing Nursing Research PhD
Staci Jones Arts & Sciences Communication MA
Donald Lee III College-Conservatory of Music Keyboard Studies (Piano) MM
Cami Mosley Arts & Sciences Psychology PhD
Erica Page Arts & Sciences Psychology PhD
Jennifer Patritti Cram Medicine Neuroscience PhD
Gabrielle Simmons Arts & Sciences Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies MA
Edward Vaughn Arts & Sciences Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies MA
Trinity Walls Arts & Sciences Biological Sciences MS

2015 Yates Scholars

Inducted for 2015-2016 Academic Year
Scholars College Program Degree
Shaonta Allen
Arts & Sciences Sociology PhD
Josue Campos Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning Design MDes
Maria Castro-Reece Arts & Sciences Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies MA
Hannah Christ Arts & Sciences Anthropology MA
Brittany Green Lindner College of Business Business Administration PhD
Jalisa Harris Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning Community Planning MCP
Jillian Nicholson-Dicks College-Conservatory of Music Conducting, Choral Emphasis DMA
Hannah Ortega Allied Health Sciences Communication Sciences and Disorders MA
Lianna Ortiz-Trankina Arts & Sciences Chemistry PhD
Lillian Rigoli Arts & Sciences Psychology PhD

2014 Yates Scholars

Inducted for 2014-2015 Academic Year
Scholars College Program Degree
Gabriela Elizondo Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning
Community Planning MCP
Corinne Foley Medicine
Medical Scientist Training Program PhD
Stephanie Larios Business Economics MA
Lauren McKinney Allied Health Sciences
Communication Sciences and Disorders MA
Steven Milloy College-Conservatory of Music
Choral Conducting MM
Brenda Peynado Arts & Sciences English & Comparative Literature PhD
Brandon Sweeting Arts & Sciences Mathematics PhD
Shawn Wallace College-Conservatory of Music
Saxophone DMA

2013 Yates Scholars

Inducted for 2013-2014 Academic Year
Scholars College Program Degree
Maurice Adkins Arts & Sciences
History PhD
Jose Araguz Arts & Sciences
English and Comparative Literature PhD
Mark Carper Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning
Planning MCP
Nicolas Carr Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning
Design MDes
Kalasia Daniels Arts & Sciences
Sociology PhD
DeVonna Gatlin Arts & Sciences
Chemistry PhD
Courtney Jackson Medicine Immunobiology PhD
Mia Lawrie Arts & Sciences
Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies MA
Rahul Prasad Business Business Administration
MBA
Courtney Sullivan Medicine
Neuroscience
PhD
Carlos Torres Business
Management (Business)
PhD
Jenny Zhen-Duan Arts & Sciences
Psychology
PhD
Sandra Zoubovsky Medicine
Medical Scientist Training Program MD/PhD

2012 Yates Scholars

Inducted for 2012-2013 Academic Year
Scholars College Program Degree
Jaren Abedania Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning Planning MCP
Maha Almanan Medicine Immunobiology PhD
Barbara Arinci Zoretic Allied Health Sciences Physical Therapy DPT
Mei-Ling Bermudez Medicine Environmental Health PhD
Emily Flowers Education, Criminal Justice, and Health Services School Psychology PhD
Radhika Grandhi Medicine Public Health MPH
Alan Vincent Grigsby Arts & Sciences Sociology PhD
Thelma Hodge Allied Health Sciences Social Work MSW
Rashida Manuel Arts & Sciences Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies MA
Katelyn Melgar Medicine Physician Scientist Training Program MD/PhD
Heidi Phero Allied Health Sciences Communication Sciences & Disorders MA
Michelle Wong Business Information Systems (MS-IS) MS

2011 Yates Scholars

Inducted for 2011-2012 Academic Year
Scholars College Program Degree
Chizara Ahuama-Jonas Arts & Sciences Psychology PhD
Sha'Dawn Battle Arts & Sciences English and Comparative Literature PhD
Bobby Boone Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning Community Planning MCP
(Maria) Vicky Gomez Medicine Molecular and Developmental Biology PhD
Vanessa Hardin Allied Health Sciences Communication Sciences and Disorders MA
Veronica Romero Arts & Sciences Psychology PhD
Ashlie Sandoval Arts & Sciences Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies MA
Leonard Thomas Arts & Sciences Sociology PhD
Tyler Wilkins College-Conservatory of Music Bassoon MM
JaNay Woolridge Pharmacy Pharmaceutical Sciences MS
Aynara Wulsin Medicine Physician Scientist Training Program PhD
Kimberly Wyatt Arts & Sciences Biological Sciences MS

2010 Yates Scholars

Inducted for 2010-2011 Academic Year
Scholars College Program Degree
Shawna Bonner Arts & Sciences Psychology PhD
Nancy Fru Medicine Physician Scientis Training Program PhD
Ciera Graham Arts & Sciences Sociology PhD
Nobuko Horikawa Arts & Sciences Philosophy PhD
Chahnna Johnson Arts & Sciences Sociology MA
Jay Kennedy Education, Criminal Justice, and Health Services Criminal Justice PhD
TaiShawn Lively Arts & Sciences English and Comparative Literature MA
Devarshi Patel Allied Health Sciences Physical Therapy DPT
Tiffany Poole-Wilson Medicine Environmental Health (Occupational
Safety and Ergonomics)
PhD
Emily Teng Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning Architecture MArch
Chelsea Tolentino Medicine Molecular and Developmental Biology PhD
Cassie Wardlaw Nursing Nursing PhD