Our Alumni

Ali Foreman, Georgia Tech

Ali Foreman, Georgia Tech

Cracking Jokes and Shaping the Future of Television By Hannah Steinkopf-Frank As her family’s second Georgia Institute of Technology Stamps Scholar, Ali Foreman has followed in the footsteps of her scientist sister Ronnie and journalist father Tom. Foreman was born in...

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Christopher Bambic, University of Maryland

Christopher Bambic, University of Maryland

By Hannah Steinkopf-Frank Discovering the mysteries of the universe University of Maryland Stamps Scholar Christopher Bambic plans to combine his interests in astronomy and physics to teach future astrophysicists and research black holes, galaxy clusters, and the...

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Cody Halquist, University of Michigan

Cody Halquist, University of Michigan

Tooting His Own Horn By Hannah Steinkop-Frank  University of Michigan alumnus Cody Halquist was inspired by his family’s musical talents to pursue a career in French horn. Halquist grew up in Brockport, New York, where his dad was the band director at Brockport High...

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Mimi Wang, Washington University

Mimi Wang, Washington University

Exploring Business and Theater By Hannah Steinkopf-Frank Washington University in St. Louis graduate Mimi Wang is pursuing an M.B.A. at her alma mater to enhance her leadership skills and gain a better understanding of the business world. Wang grew up in Carmel,...

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Wesley Kelly, University of Chicago

Wesley Kelly, University of Chicago

Changing the World as a Software Engineer By Hannah Steinkopf-Frank University of Chicago Stamps Scholar alumnus Wesley Kelly plans to use his background in computer science to work for a company where he can make a difference in the world. Kelly was born in Logan,...

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Nicole Hadler, Naval Academy

Nicole Hadler, Naval Academy

Providing Healthcare to the Military By Hannah Steinkopf-Frank United States Naval Academy graduate Nicole Hadler plans to use her medical degree from the University of Michigan to support military service members and their families. Hadler grew up in Medina, Ohio,...

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Nik Kaufman, University of Florida

Nik Kaufman, University of Florida

A Future Doctor who Gives Back By Hannah Steinkopf-Frank Whether it’s climbing Machu Picchu or pursuing a medical degree, University of Florida (UF) Stamps alumnus and current medical student Nik Kaufman pushes himself to rise to the occasion. Once a doctor, Kaufman...

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Evan Zavada, University of Michigan

Evan Zavada, University of Michigan

Performing on Broadway and Beyond By Hannah Steinkopf-Frank Since graduating from the University of Michigan (UM), musician and conductor Evan Zavada has moved to New York City to pursue his dream of sharing his talents on Broadway. The Seattle native grew up in a...

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Katherine Lin , Purdue University

Katherine Lin , Purdue University

Bringing the Latest Technological Advances to Healthcare By Hannah Steinkopf-Frank Purdue University Stamps Scholar Katherine Lin plans to work in medicine to give back and experience a variety of cultural perspectives on health while exploring the forefront of...

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Arianne Urban, University of Miami

Arianne Urban, University of Miami

At the Intersection of Art and Healing By Hannah Steinkopf-Frank Through combining music and meditation, University of Miami graduate Arianne Urban wants to bring empathy and humanity to the forefront of her work as an artist. Growing up in Miami, Urban was introduced...

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Taylor Strumwasser, Caltech

Taylor Strumwasser, Caltech

The Journey to Building a Game and Mobile App Company By Hannah Steinkopf-Frank California Institute of Technology graduate Taylor Strumwasser is designing the next generation of games and phone apps personalized for small businesses. Strumwasser grew up in Carlsbad,...

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Amy Zhang, Dartmouth

Amy Zhang, Dartmouth

Where Art and Science Meet By Hannah Steinkopf-Frank Dartmouth College alumna Amy Yun Zhang is continuing her Stamps-funded project exploring connections between biology and visual art. Zhang grew up in New Jersey and enjoyed drawing, nature documentaries, and...

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Javier Salas, University of Miami

Javier Salas, University of Miami

Helping Athletes Manage Their Wealth By Hannah Steinkopf-Frank Since retiring from professional baseball, University of Miami graduate Javier Salas is excited to use his background in accounting to educate athletes on making smart financial decisions. Salas grew up in...

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Dondei Dean, Dartmouth College

Dondei Dean, Dartmouth College

“Telling a story” Through Art and Activism By Hannah Steinkopf-Frank Building on her Stamps-funded documentary on her university’s first female students of color, recent Dartmouth College graduate Dondei Dean plans to combine her passions for art and social justice....

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Julia Weiss, University of Illinois

Julia Weiss, University of Illinois

A Background in Business to Help Colleges Grow By Hannah Steinkopf-Frank University of Illinois Stamps Scholar Julia Weiss’s college experience was so impactful that she now uses her background in business and marketing to help higher education institutions around the...

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Selena Zhou, UCLA

Selena Zhou, UCLA

Providing Medical Care in Underserved Communities By Hannah Steinkopf-Frank University of California, Los Angeles Stamps Scholar Selena Zhou wants to use her medical degree from Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai to become a physician and help low-income...

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Vidush Mukund, Berkeley

Vidush Mukund, Berkeley

Where Engineering Meets Life Science University of California, Berkeley Stamps alum Vidush Mukund plans to pursue a career in the fields where engineering meets the life sciences, such as brain-machine interfaces (BMI), biomimetic robotics, and biosensor systems....

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Anthony Bruno, University of Illinois

Anthony Bruno, University of Illinois

Making an Impact through Biomedical Engineering and Education By Hannah Steinkopf-Frank As a medical device analyst at Procured Health, a Chicago-based health-tech startup, University of Illinois Stamps Scholar alumnus Anthony Bruno plans to translate science and...

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