25 Years

ICGC Announces 2016 Cohort of Scholars

The 2016 ICGC Scholars, the twenty-eighth cohort, will arrive for ICGC Orientation on September 1, 2016.  The 15 new scholars represent twelve different departments within five colleges and schools at the University of Minnesota. They come from countries including India, USA, Costa Rica, Zimbabwe, Mexico, Chile, and South Africa. This exceptional group of students bring a wealth of intellectual energy, academic and personal experience and a shared commitment to understanding issues of social justice.

2016 ICGC Cohort

Drishadwati Bargi
CLA {Asian Languages and Literature}
India

Sayan Bhattacharya
CLA {Gender, Women & Sexuality Studies}
India

Devleena Chatterji
CEHD {Organizational Leadership, Policy, and Development}
India

Agleska Cohen-Rencountre
CLA {American Studies}
USA

Guillermo Fajardo Sotelo
CLA {Spanish and Global Studies}
Mexico

Amal Hassan Wasarme
HHH {Master of Development Practice}
USA

Snigdha Kumar
CLA {Sociology}
India

Ai Miller
CLA {History}
USA

Ntombizodwa Mpofu
CLA {History}
Zimbabwe

Lisa Santosa
CLA {Geography, Environment and Society}
USA

Michael Soto
CLA {Sociology}
USA

Maria Terra
HHH {Master of Human Rights}
Chile

German Vargas Gutierrez
CBS {Plant Biological Sciences}
Costa Rica

Heather Wares
CLA {History}
South Africa

Vivian Wauters
CFANS {Applied Plant Science}
USA