On Commencement Weekend (May 16-17) the Kroc Institute held two special events to honor 30 graduating seniors who majored or minored in peace studies and 15 graduates of the master’s in international peace studies program.
The undergraduate class of 2014 includes the following students with a peace studies supplementary major or minor:
Courtney Biscan (political science); Samantha Caesar (political science); Edithstein Cho (sociology); Alexander Coccia (Africana Studies); Ana Dionne-Lanier (political science); Grace Dooley (marketing); Margaret Duffy (anthropology); Louise Fauth (sociology); Yuko Gruber (biological sciences); Abigail Hoverman (political science); Nancy Joyce (economics); Maria Kosse (American Studies); Rachael Krishnan (political science); Marcus Liddell (German language & literature); Paul Mickan (international economics); Lauren Morse (marketing); Dylan Nugent (finance); Margeaux Prinster (anthropology); Kelsey Repine (psychology); Taylor Roberts (biological sciences); Manuel Rocha (biological sciences); Lily Rodgers (biological sciences); Nicholas Schilling (political science); Margaret Smith (sociology); Julia Steiner (English); Gwyneth Sullivan (biological sciences); Lisa Taylor (political science); Amelia Vojt (chemistry); Jaclyn Winkel (finance); and Ilse Zenteno (political science).
The master’s class of 2014 in international peace studies includes students from 9 countries:
Ketty Anyeko (Uganda); Adhik Badal (Nepal); Katie Conlon (USA); Lucy Dunderdale (USA); Abdulla Ibrahim (Egypt); Marko Karadzic (Serbia); Peter Kelly (Ireland); William Kiptoo (Kenya); Sharon Kniss (USA); Melissa McCauley (USA); Lindsay McClain Opiyo (USA); David O'Brien (USA); Doris Maholo Saydee (Liberia); Maurice Sikenyi (Kenya); and Elizabet Valcheva (Bulgaria).
Congratulations to all the graduates!