Meet the LEAD Scholars

Their chosen fields are as diverse as their stories — from medicine to business and the stage, to the vast reaches of space, they stand united in their bond as LEAD Scholars. We welcome each of the incoming LEAD Scholars as they begin a journey that will educate, enrich, and enlighten themselves, their peers, and the University. Scroll over the photos below to enjoy brief introductions of each student.

Scroll down to learn more about our 2015, 2016, 2017, and 2018 LEAD Scholars, and click here to learn about the 2015 cohort’s post-graduation plans. (Note: The years listed below represent when the LEAD Scholars started at the University of Michigan.)

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  • Abigail Haile
    Canton, MI
    College of Literature, Science, and the Arts
    As a student at Plymouth Christian Academy, Abigail was Stage Manager for several musical theatre performances. She was also the co-chair for the Spanish and German clubs and honor societies.
  • Adetola Ojo
    Byron Center, MI
    College of Literature, Science and the Arts
    At East Kentwood High Adetola was captain of the varsity soccer team and was editor for the Michigan Junior Classical League, a club dedicated to studying the ancient world through Greek and Roman lan...
  • Anthropology, Spanish, Linguistics
    Adrienna Martinez
    Saginaw, MI
    UM-Flint
    As a graduate of Saginaw Arts & Sciences Academy, Adrianna is an award-winning poet who enjoys editing and proofreading pieces. She is also bilingual, speaking English and Spanish.
  • Mechanical Engineering
    Ainsley Ashman
    Columbia, MD
    College of Engineering
    Ainsley Ashman hopes to go into a career of public service. Ainsley is also a member of Central Student Government and Engineering Student Government on campus.
  • Aerospace Engineering
    Alanah Cardenas-O'Toole
    Farmington Hills, MI
    College of Engineering
    As a graduate of Franklin Road Christian School, Alanah was a member of the school’s varsity softball team and jazz band. Alanah has also done humanitarian work in Spain and the Dominican Republic.
  • Aldo Pando Girard
    Ypsilanti, MI
    College of Engineering
    As a Pioneer High School student, Aldo was a participant in the indoor and outdoor track teams. He was also on the varsity cross country team, participated in Slam Poetry, and was a member of the Mich...
  • Mechanical Engineering
    Alex Maldonado
    Detroit, MI
    College of Engineering
    As a high school student, Alex played baseball and was a member of the Congress of Communities of Southwest Detroit Youth Council. He also co-founded the Latino Culture Club.
  • Computer Science
    Alexander McGee
    Inkster, MI
    U-M Dearborn
    As a student at University Prep Science and Math High School,​ Alexander was the creative designer of the Yearbook Club and the treasurer of the National Society of Black Engineers.
  • Alexander Yoder
    Plymouth, MI
    Ross School of Business
    At Canton High School Alexander was the Secretary of Student Council and Co-Owner of BYO Supplements. He also played Lacrosse, did Powerlifting, and was involved in the Open Door Ministry food bank.
  • Screen Arts and Culture
    Alexandra "Ally" Owens
    Mableton, GA
    College of Literature, Science, and the Arts
    As a student at Riverwood High School, Alexandra volunteered with Girl Talk Inc. as a mentor for middle school girls. She also played soccer and co-founded the Feminist Club.
  • Health and Fitness
    Alexandra Murray
    Chicago, IL
    School of Kinesiology
    As a graduate of St. Joseph High School, Alexandra was involved in lacrosse and volunteer work. Alexandra is passionately involved with the Pokagon Band of Potawatomi.
  • College of Art, Sciences, and Letters
    Alexis Wilson
    Canton, MI
    U-M Dearborn
    Alexis is studying criminal justice and hopes to be a criminal defense lawyer one day. Alexis also participates in the cheerleading team.
  • Chemical Engineering
    Alicia Lenci
    Austin, TX
    College of Engineering
    As a graduate of Westwood High School, Alicia was involved in a number of clubs and community service organizations activities, including the National Honor Society & Engineering Club.
  • Biochemistry
    Alissa Mallett
    Holly, MI
    U-M Flint
    As a student at MI Connections Academy, Alissa was the president of the National Honor Society and a volunteer for D-DOT’s Angel’s Night Patrol. Alissa also plays the violin.
  • Political Science
    Alyson Grigsby
    Detroit, MI
    College of Literature, Science, and the Arts
    As a graduate of Cass Technical High School, Alyson was involved in the school’s National Honor Society, debate team, student newspaper, and choir.
  • Environmental Engineering
    Amanda Webb
    Waterford, MI
    U-M Flint
    As a student at Waterford Mott High School, Amanda was the president of the Students for Environmental Action and a member of the National Honor Society.
  • Amaya Walker
    Marshall, MI
    College of Literature, Science, and the Arts
    At Marshall High School, Amyaya participated on the swim team, in Spanish Club, and was actively involved with the National Honor Society.
  • Economic
    Amy Munoz
    Holland, MI
    College of Literature, Science, and the Arts Residential College
    Throughout her time as a student at West Ottawa High School, Amy was a member of Calling All Colors, a diversity-focused student organization.
  • Biochemistry
    Angelina Palacios
    Detroit, MI
    College of Literature, Science, and the Arts
    Angelina’s goal is to become a doctor one day.
  • Biomedical Engineering
    Anthony Salmeron
    Columbus, OH
    College of Engineering
    During his time at Saint Francis DeSales High School, Anthony helped co-found the Chemistry Club and acted as its Public Relations Director. He also played varsity soccer all four years.
  • Anthony Womack
    Detroit, MI
    College of Engineering
    At Renaissance High School, Anthony served as captain of the varsity football team, and a member of the varsity track and field team. Outside of school he participated in the Midnight Golf Program, an...
  • College of Education, Health and Human Services
    Antonio Del Otero
    Flat Rock, MI
    U-M Dearborn
    While a student at Grosse Pointe North High School, Patrick participated in the school choir as a Tenor in conjunction with being involved with the National Honor Society.
  • Material Science
    Asia Dillard
    Garner, NC
    College of Engineering
    Asia is involved with the National Society of Black Engineers and the Photography Club on campus.
  • Aurelia Goodman
    Vicksburg, MI
    School of Kinesiology
    At Vicksburg High School, Aurelia participated in sideline and competitive cheerleading teams. Aurelia was a member of the National Honor Society, and maintained several part time jobs throughout her ...
  • Chemical Engineering
    Austin Basley
    Allen Park, MI
    College of Engineering
    Austin hopes to go into the energy industry in either fossil fuels or nuclear power. He is also involved in Michigan Research Community Peer Mentors (UROP).
  • Computer Science Engineering
    Ayannah Adegeye
    Livonia, MI
    College of Engineering
    Ayannah hopes to be a software engineer one day. Ayannah is also involved with ENGR 101 as a grader.
  • Sport Management
    Ben Meyers
    Rancho Palos Verdes, CA
    School of Kinesiology
    On campus, Ben is involved with the Sports Business Association, Big Ten Network Student U, Michigan Ski and Snowboard Club, Michigan Sports Business Conference, Delta Chi Fraternity.
  • Material Science
    Benjamin Serratos
    Dearborn, MI
    College of Engineering
    Benjamin is also involved with MSTEM, Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program, and the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE)
  • Bernie Velasquez
    Detroit, MI
    College of Literature, Science, and the Arts
    During his career at Western International, Bernie served as president of the Society for Hispanic Professors. He also was captain of the Aquatic Robotics team, and a coach for Western International's...
  • Computer Science
    Blake Preston
    Ann Arbor, MI
    College of Literature, Science, and the Arts
    As a student at Huron High School, Blake was the president of the Science, Technology, and Engineering Program. He also founded Lansdowne Lawn Service.
  • Bolaji Gaba
    Ypsilanti, MI
    Ross School of Business
    At Greenhills School, Bolaji became the director of Student Affairs and the captain of the varsity basketball team. He also participated in MREACH at U-M, and was an attendee at the 2017 Student Diver...
  • Neuroscience
    Brianna Graham
    Ypsilanti, MI
    College of Literature, Science, and the Arts
    During her time as a student at Huron High School, Brianna played volleyball and was on the cheerleading team. She also was a member of the National Honors Society and the Rising Scholars club.
  • Movement Science
    Camilla-Isabella Cantu
    Detroit, MI
    College of Literature, Science, and the Arts
    As a student at Detroit Cristo Rey High School, Camilla served as the director of music for Mariachi Femenil Detroit. She also worked as an intern in St. John’s Providence’s neonatal ICU.
  • Catherine Lilly
    Berkley, MI
    School of Nursing
    During her time at Shrine Catholic High School, Catherine volunteered at the Veterans Association Hospital, Providence Hospital, and as an assistant in her local blood drive. She was also an Altar Ser...
  • Aerospace Engineering
    CHAD J. PETERSON
    Houghton Lake, MI
    College of Engineering
    As valedictorian of his class from Houghton Lake High School, Chad was involved in a number of extracurricular activities, including the school’s basketball team and National Honor Society.
  • Economics
    Chase Camp
    Southfield, MI
    College of Literature, Science, and the Arts
    As a student at Detroit Country Day School, Chase participated in Track and Field as a hurdler. He was also on the Stage Tech Crew, where he built sets and operated sound and projection equipment.
  • Cherish Dean
    Grand Blanc, MI
    College of Literature, Science and the Arts
    During her time at Grand Blanc High School, Cherish was captain of the track team, and athlete on the junior varsity basketball and cross country teams. She was also a member of her local book club an...
  • International Studies
    Christian Mayen
    Chicago, IL
    College of Literature, Science, and the Arts
    Christian hopes to work for an NGO or the UN one day.
  • Linguistics
    Christopher Underwood
    Detroit, MI
    College of Literature, Science, and the Arts Residential College
    As a student at University High School Academy, Christopher was a member of Green Club, an environmentally-focused student organization, and Film Club, which makes films to document the senior year.
  • Psychology
    Clarissa Kitching
    Detroit, MI
    College of Literature, Science, and the Arts
    As a student at Cass Technical High School, Clarissa was the rehearsal director for the Dance Workshop and the leader of the Anti-Bullying Club.
  • Cloe Allen
    Ann Arbor, MI
    College of Literature, Science and the Arts
    During her time at Huron High School, Cloe was a member of the Student Executive Board, competitive dance team, Link Crew, and National Honor Society. She also volunteered on the Mott Children's Hospi...
  • Software Engineering
    Cody White
    Wauwatosa, WI
    U-M Dearborn
    During his time as a student at Wauwatosa East High School, Cody was a member of the football and lacrosse teams. He also was a member of the National Honor Society.
  • Nursing
    Corey Townsend
    Grand Blanc, MI
    School of Nursing
    As a graduate of Powers Catholic High School, Corey played varsity basketball, traveling basketball, and ran track.
  • Covadonga Perez Pelaez
    Wilton, CT
    School of Nursing
    During her time at Wilton High School, Covadonga became the Vice-President of the History Club, member of the UNICEF Club and the treasurer for the National Honor Society.
  • Actuarial Science
    Daija White
    Inkster, MI
    College of Literature, Science, and the Arts
    As a graduate of Adlai E. Stevenson High School, Daija was an active member of three different choir ensembles, the National Honor Society and the president of the French National Honor Society.
  • Darian Pace
    Miami, FL
    College of Engineering
    At Riviera Preparatory, Darian served as Vice President of the Model United National, Captain of the Water Polo team, and President of Best Buddies. She was also active in swimming, sailing, and Girl ...
  • David Akinbola
    Ypsilanti, MI
    College of Engineering
    During his time at Lincoln High School David was a soccer player and Drumline Section Leader of the Marching Band. He was also involved in Key Club, National Honor Society, and was a leader in Link Cr...
  • David Forrest
    Ann Arbor, Michigan
    College of Literature, Science and the Arts
    During his time at Father Gabriel Richard High School, David was involved with the National Honor Society. He was also the senior leader of the cross country team, the leader of the campus ministry, a...
  • Electrical Engineering
    David O’Neill
    Southfield, MI
    College of Engineering
  • David Sanabria
    Canton, MI
    College of Engineering
    During his time at Detroit Catholic Central High School, David was the team leader in the Programming Club, the secretary for the Chinese Club, and captain of the ice hockey team. David also was invol...
  • Nursing
    Dayo Davis
    Canton, MI
    School of Nursing
    During her time as a student at Davis Academy High School, Dayo worked as a gymnastics coach at the MI Academy of Gymnastics and ran the Detroit Marathon to raise money to fight human trafficking.
  • Dejanae Benton
    Taylor, MI
    College of Literature, Science, and the Arts
    During her time at Truman High School, Dajanae was a cheerleader, a tennis player and in the Marching Band. She was also involved in the Student Council and the National Honors Society.
  • Demetrius Ford
    Grosse Pointe, MI
    Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning
    In his career at Grosse Pointe South High School, Demetrius was the president of the Architecture Club. He was also in the National Honors Society, the Spanish Honors Society, and was treasurer of the...
  • Electrical Engineering
    Deondre Davis
    Southfield, MI
    College of Engineering
    Deondre is involved in the National Society of Black Engineers, MSTEM, Deep Robotics Optical Perception Research Lab, Petrovich Emerging Leaders Experience, and Undergraduate Student Advisory Board.
  • Mechanical Engineering
    Diante Hill
    Romulus, MI
    College of Engineering
    As a graduate of Romulus Senior High School, Diante played baseball and was a member of the marching band and the National Honor Society. Diante’s collegiate interests include research & calculus.
  • Movement Science
    Diego Vazquez
    Cicero, IL
    School of Kinesiology
    As a graduate of St. Ignatius College Prep, Diego played soccer and volleyball. He also plays three instruments: the clarinet, alto saxophone, and tuba.
  • Art
    DOMINIQUE L. CORNITCHER
    Lithia SPrings, GA
    Stamps School of Art & Design
    As a graduate of Woodward Academy, Dominique was involved in many extracurricular activities, including lacrosse, Spanish Club, Art Club, and the Five Points Diversity Club.
  • Graphic Design
    Dominique Roitman
    Miami, FL
    Stamps School of Art and Design
    As a student at New World School of the Arts High School, Dominique was a member of Key Club and National Honor Society.
  • Biology
    Donnell Williams
    Ecorse, MI
    College of Literature, Science, and the Arts
    As a student at Riverview Community High School, Donnell volunteered in his neighborhood, helping shovel snow and cut weeds for his neighbors. He also played football.
  • Information
    Dustin Stabinski
    Cooper City, FL
    College of Literature, Science, and the Arts
    As a student at NSU University School, Dustin participated in Speech and Debate and in World in Distress Club, which raises money to fight global poverty.
  • Physics
    Dylan Beasley
    New Boston, MI
    College of Literature, Science, and the Arts
    As a student at Huron High School, Dylan was a member of the executive board of the Huron Drama Club. He was also a company member of Actors Believing in Change, a volunteer theater troupe.
  • Dylan Prime
    Lathrup Village, MI
    College of Literature, Science, and the Arts
    During his career at Detroit Country Day School, Dylan served as the President of his class. He also played varsity lacrosse and soccer as well as being the media manager for the UNICEF Club.
  • Computer Science
    Edward Cobian
    Detroit, MI
    College of Engineering
    As a graduate of Cass Technical High School, Edward is passionate about technology. Although video games are Edward’s main focus, he would like to explore other areas in software development.
  • Eryn Brazil
    Chicago, IL
    School of Kinesiology
    During her time at Kenwood Academy, Eryn was a member of the Illinois Tech Global Leaders Program, United innovators, and the Spanish Club. She was also involved in the National Honors Society and Gir...
  • Ethan Foreman
    Sandy, UT
    College of Engineering
    In Ethan's time at Juan Diego Catholic High School, he was a Science Olympiad competitor and worked his way to becoming the president. He was also a Cellist for the String Ensemble and the co-founder ...
  • Chemistry
    Fatoumata Soumaoro
    Ann Arbor, MI
    College of Literature, Science, and the Arts
    As a student at Pioneer High School, Fatoumata was an active member of Girls Group and served as a Student Council Committee Chair.
  • Industrial Operations
    Gabrielle Brathwaite
    Westbury, NY
    College of Engineering
    As a graduate of Westbury High School, Gabrielle was a flutist in the school’s band program. She was also treasurer of Student Council, vice president of the National Honor Society.
  • Ghyanka Mendoza Bautista
    La Jolla, CA
    College of Literature, Science and the Arts
    As a student at La Jolla High School, Ghyanka founded the Red Cross Club. Ghyanka was also a member on the varsity swim team, was a Youth Ministry Leader, and the Mariners Club’s Vice President.
  • Giovana Guimaraes
    Long Grove, IL
    College of Engineering
    During her career at Adlai E. Stevenson High School, Giovana was a University of Cape Town Math Olympiad, a peer team leader for her Catholic Youth Group, and captain of the varsity field hockey team.
  • Undecided
    Grace Gonzalez
    Hartsdale, NY
    Stamps School of Art & Design
    As a graduate of Edgemont High School, Grace was editor-in-chief for her school’s news publication and also ran track. Grace volunteers for Habitat for Humanity and the Boys & Girls Club.
  • Nursing
    Grace Tenbusch
    Ypsilanti, MI
    School of Nursing
    As a student at Father Gabriel Richard High School, Grace was a member of the National Honor Society and the captain of the varsity lacrosse team.
  • Biomedical Engineering
    Hana Sinha
    Ann Arbor, MI
    College of Engineering
    Hana hopes to work in Pediatrics one day. Hana is also a member of the a cappella group 58 Greene.
  • Sport Management
    Hannah Perez
    Chicago, IL
    School of Kinesiology
    As a graduate of George Westinghouse College Prep, Hannah was involved in the National Honor Society and student council.
  • Harrison Watson
    Flint, MI
    College of Literature, Science, and the Arts
    Harrison is an undecided major in LSA and works with MSTEM Student Council, GLIMUN Staff (a yearly non-UM affiliated Model UN conference), and Rotary Leadership Conference Staff.
  • Hunter Gandee
    Temperance, MI
    College of Engineering
    During his time at Bedford High School, Hunter founded 'The Cerebral Palsy Swagger', a project meant to raise awareness about Cerebral Palsy. He was also senior team captain of the varsity wrestling t...
  • Business Management
    Hunter Phelps
    Detroit, MI
    College of Literature, Science, and the Arts
    During her time as a student at Cass Technical High School, Hunter was the president of the school’s branch of the NAACP, and a member of the Newspaper Club and the Anti-Bullying Organization.
  • Pre-medical
    Ihunanya Muruako
    South Euclid, OH
    College of Literature, Science, and the Arts
    As a student at The Cleveland School of Science and Medicine at the John Hay Campus, Ihunanya was a tutor of Latin and Greek and a member of the volleyball team.
  • Jackson Vails
    Southfield, MI
    College of Engineering
    During his time at University High School, Jackson was captain and goalkeeper of the soccer team. He was also involved in baseball, golf, and the National Honor Society.
  • Industrial and Operations Engineering
    Jacob Renaud
    Traverse City, MI
    College of Engineering
    Jacob hopes to work in the industry after graduation before pursuing an MBA. He also works with MSTEM and plays IM Soccer.
  • Chemical Engineering
    Jaleel Gray
    Lake Forest, IL
    College of Engineering
    As a student at Lake Forest Academy, Jaleel played soccer and track and field. He also worked with the school newspaper.
  • Aerospace Engineering
    James Wich
    Lighthouse Point, FL
    College of Engineerings
    As a graduate of Cardinal Gibbons High School, James played varsity tennis and was a varsity triathlete. He was also a member of the National Honor Society and Science National Honors Society.
  • Communication Studies
    Jamilah Willis
    Detroit, MI
    College of Literature, Science, and the Arts Residential College
    As a student at Renaissance High School, Jamilah was a member of the National Honor Society and was the lead mentor for the Business Mentorship Group. She also volunteered with Forgotten Harvest.
  • Linguistics
    Jared Evans
    Coloma, MI
    College of Literature, Sciences and the Arts
    As a graduate of Coloma High School, Jared was involved in football, track, and was a member of the National Honor Society.
  • Undecided
    Jason Figueroa
    Ann Arbor, MI
    College of Engineering
    As a student at Pioneer High School, Jason played for a travel soccer team and was a 2015 State Cup Champion. He was also involved in Pioneer’s Interact Club.
  • Jason Frazier
    Fairview, TN
    School of Music, Theatre, and Dance
    During his time at Franklin High School, Jason was a member of the Marching Band as a saxophone player for his first two years and a leader for the Color Guard his second two years. He was also a memb...
  • English
    Jazzaray James
    West Des Moines, IA
    College of Literature, Science, and the Arts
    As a graduate of Roosevelt High School, Jazzaray was involved in Upward Bound, A Backpack for Life, and Community of Racial Equality.
  • Finance
    Jean-Pierre Vasquez
    New York City, NY
    Ross School of Business
    As a graduate of the High School for Math, Science and Engineering at City College, Jean-Pierre Vasquez was involved in varsity swimming, the Junior State of America, and volunteer work.
  • Finance
    Jessica Fallis
    Dryden, MI
    Ross School of Business
    Jessica hopes to go into sales and trading in New York City one day Jessica is a member of Sigma Kappa and Delta Sigma Pi, and is also a Ross Preferred Admit Peer Coach.
  • Mechanical Engineering
    Jocelyn Ortiz
    Chicago, IL
    College of Engineering
    As a student at William Howard Taft High School, Jocelyn played soccer and was the president of the Latin Dance Club. She also mentored younger students and helped organize her school’s blood drive.
  • John Paul O'Neill
    Byron Center, MI
    College of Literature, Science, and the Arts
    While attending Byron Center High School, John Paul participated in the Marching Band as Section Leader. He also was a participant in the jazz band, concert band, and debate club.
  • Mechanical Engineering
    Jordan George-Nwogu
    Ann Arbor, MI
    College of Engineering
    As a student at Pioneer High School, Jordan played baseball and football. He also volunteered at Avalon Housing and Soup Kitchen and was a member of Key Club.
  • Computer Science
    Jordan Graves
    Jackson, MI
    College of Literature, Sciences and the Arts
    As a graduate of Western High School, Jordan was involved in Key Club, STEMakers, and the student council.
  • Acting
    Jose Miguel Aviles-Elrod
    Columbia, MO
    School of Music, Theatre & Dance
    As a student at David H. Hickman High School, Jose was the secretary for the Kewpie Stage Players/International Thespian Society. He was also the treasurer for the National Honor Society.
  • Joseph Zeolla
    Eastchester, NY
    College of Engineering
    During his career at Eastchester High School, Joseph was a tutor for the National Math, Science, and Spanish Honor Societies. He was also involved in the Ski/Snowboard club, Varsity Football, and Club...
  • Computer Engineering
    Joshua Johnson
    Chicago, IL
    College of Engineering
    As a graduate of Lindblom Math and Science Academy, Joshua was involved in the school’s debate team, math team, and worked as a robotics program intern at LevelUP Makerspace.
  • Joshua Rub
    Aventura, FL
    College of Literature, Science, and the Arts
    At Dr. Michael Krop Senior High, Joshua founded the Sports Nation Foundation. He was also the president of the Political Science Club and was the Fundraising Chair for Student Government.
  • Tuba Performance
    Jovany Dorsainvil
    Douglasville, GA
    School of Music, Theatre & Dance
    As a graduate of Douglas County High School, Jovany was heavily involved in the musical arts as a member of his school’s marching band and wind symphony.
  • Juan Garcia
    Rancho Cucamonga, CA
    College of Literature, Science and the Arts
    While a student at Cass Los Osos High School, Juan was the captain of the soccer team and board member of the Latino Student Association. Juan was also an intern at Central American Parliament in his ...
  • Communication Studies
    Juan Marquez
    Rehoboth Beach, DE
    College of Literature, Science, and the Arts
    While a student at Cape Henlopen High School, Juan was a member of the Green Club and the National Honor Society.
  • Biology
    Juan Orozco
    Detroit, MI
    College of Literature, Science, and the Arts
    During his time as a student at Summit Academy North High School, Juan volunteered with Detroit River International Wildlife Refuge to remove invasive species and catalog saplings.
  • Psychology
    Julia Calma
    East Northport, NY
    College of Literature, Science, and the Arts
    Julia hopes to go corporate in the cosmetics industry. On campus, Julia is 2nd Vice President of the Cosmetology Club and works with EnspiRED Fashion Runway as a Publicity Chair.
  • Neuroscience
    Julliana Ramirez-Matias
    Holland, MI
    College of Literature, Science, and the Arts
    During her time as a student at Holland High School, Julliana was a committee member for the Holland Youth Advisory Council and served as a volunteer at Holland Hospital.
  • Computer Science Engineering
    Jumanah Colvin
    Ann Arbor, MI
    College of Engineering
    Jumanah hopes to be a software engineer one day.
  • Justin Sanchez
    New York, NY
    College of Engineering
    At The Bronx High School of Science, Justin spent time building his interest in coding and computer science. In his free time he enjoyed playing recreational basketball and exploring New York City by ...
  • Education
    Karina Forsythe
    Oak Park, MI
    College of Literature, Sciences, and the Arts
    Graduating magna cum laude from Berkley High School, Karina was involved many activities, including competitive swimming, rugby, and the National Honor Society.
  • English
    Kathleen Ortiz
    Chicago, IL
    College of Literature, Sciences, and the Arts
    As a graduate of Whitney M. Young Magnet High School, Kathleen was captain of the poms team and planned events for her Ecuadorian organization.
  • Earth and Environmental Science
    Kaylee Picard
    Whitehall, MI
    College of Literature, Science, and the Arts
    Graduating summa cum laude from Whitehall High School, Kaylee hopes to someday be involved in field research on endangered plant and animal populations.
  • Molecular and Cellular Biology
    Kellie Chestnut
    Detroit, MI
    College of Literature, Science, and the Arts
    Kellie has a career goal of being a researcher one day.
  • Kenneth Neighbors
  • Khalif Adegeye
    Livonia, MI
    College of Engineering
    During his time at Franklin High School, Khalif played in the offensive line in football senior year, ran 200m track, and was on the swim team. He was also involved with FRC Robotics where he focused ...
  • Materials Sciences and Engineering
    Kori Maxie
    Southfield, MI
    College of Engineering
    As a student at West Bloomfield High School, Kori volunteered her services as a tutor and a peer mentor. She was also a member of the National Honor Society.