Fall 2009 Scholars

Bridging Scholarship Recipients — Fall 2009

 

Trent ABBOTT (Ohio University) / media arts -> Chubu University

Clinton ANDERSON (Northern Arizona University) / finance -> Kansai University

Kevin BAUER (Minnesota State University, Moorhead) East Asian studies -> Nagoya Gakuin

Kyle BICKEL (University of Southern California) / neuroscience -> Waseda University

Christina BROWN (University of New Mexico) / mechanical engineering -> Ritsumeikan University [Lockheed Martin Bridging Scholarship]

Parker BRUMFIELD (Ohio State University) / biochemistry -> Nanzan University

Corey CLAPP (Amherst College) / chemistry -> Associated Kyoto Program

Julia CLARK (Smith College) / Japanese -> Associated Kyoto Program

Annica CROUSE (Hobart & William Smith Colleges) / Asian languages -> Japan Center for Michigan Universities

Sara DANIELS (Western Michigan University) / global studies -> Daito Bunka University

Nellie DAVIS (Mount Holyoke College) / Asian studies -> Associated Kyoto Program

Stefanie DEHART (Kalamazoo College) / theatre arts -> Japan Center for Michigan Universities

Nicole DELVOYE (University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee) / criminal justice -> Nanzan University

Michael DERIENZO (Nebraska Wesleyan University) / accounting -> Kwansei Gakuin

Justin DOGGETT (University of Delaware) / civil engineering -> Seinan Gakuin [Lockheed Martin Bridging Scholarship]

Amy DONIN (Clark University) / sociology -> Kansai Gaidai

Ginel ELDRIDGE (University of Wisconsin, Madison) / Japanese education -> Keio University

Alexa ETCHART (Carroll College) / performing arts -> Kumamoto Gakuin

Lance EVERHART (University of North Carolina, Greensboro) / computer science -> Nagoya University of Foreign Studies [Lockheed Martin Bridging Scholarship]

Patrick FRASER (Unversity of Memphis) / history & Japanese-> Nagoya Gakuin

Matthew FURDA (Oberlin College) / East Asian studies -> Associated Kyoto Program

Grant GARCEAU (University of Denver) / international business -> Nanzan University

James GERIENCHEN (Duke University) / history -> Kyoto Consortium for Japanese Studies

John GIFFORD (University of South Florida) / international business -> Kansai Gaidai [JP Morgan Bridging Scholarship]

Alex GREEN (Oakland University) / biology & international relations -> Japan Center for Michigan Universities

Kathleen GULINO (Ohio University) / philosophy & psychology -> Ryukoku University (Antioch Buddhist Studies)

Darren HAMILTON (University of Georgia) / international affairs -> Sophia University

** Benjamin HAN (University of California, Irvine) / political science -> Sophia University [**Morgan Stanley Japan Scholarship]

* Mary HORWATH (University of Dayton) / biology -> Temple University – Japan Campus [*Temple University – Japan Campus Bridging Scholarship]

* Qiao Rong HUANG (Lafayette College) / mathematics & economics -> Temple University – Japan Campus [*Temple University – Japan Campus Bridging Scholarship]

Roumen IORDANOV (Wake Forest University) / mathematics -> Kansai Gaidai

Stephanie KLAPPER (St. Mary’s College of Maryland) / psychology -> Akita International University

Jonathan LANNING (Willamette University) / mathematics -> Tokyo International University

Samuel LAWTON (Oberlin College) / computer science -> Associated Kyoto Program

Cameron LICHTENSTEIN (University of California, Irvine) / international studies & business -> Sophia University

Cecelia LISINSKI (Wittenberg University) / East Asian studies -> Nanzan University (IES)

Eric MARSH (Drake University) / pharmacy & international relations -> Kwansei Gakuin

Joelle METCALFE (University of Pittsburgh) / Japanese & international relations -> Ritsumeikan University

Sarah MORELAND (Ball State University) / journalism -> Sapporo University

Alexander MOSHER (Weber State University) / integrated studies -> Kansai Gaidai

Keren MOTONAGA (University of Hawaii, Hilo) / Japanese studies & linguistics -> Josai International University

Amanda MUNDT (University of Montana) / Japanese -> Toyo University

Adrian Brian MUNGUIA (Southern Oregon University) / music -> Aoyama Gakuin [JP Morgan Bridging Scholarship]

Oyindamola OLUWATIMI (Norfolk State University) / computer science -> Lakeland College Japan

Yong Ping Judy PAN (University of California, Santa Cruz) / global economics -> Tsuru University

Marie PAPPAS (University of Pittsburgh) / Japanese & political science -> Kitakyushu University

Leslie PLATZ (University of California, Irvine) / Japanese -> International Christian University

Melody POLAND (University of Maryland) / Japanese literature -> Chiba University

** Diana PRILEPSKY (American University) / international relatiions -> Ritsumeikan University [** Morgan Stanley Japan Scholarship]

Emily RATH (University of Louisville) / political scicence & philosophy-> Kansai Gaidai

Joseph RECHT (Case Western Reserve University) / mechanical engineering -> Waseda University [Lockheed Martin Bridging Scholarship]

William REESE (University of Nebraska) / English -> Senshu University

Rebecca ROLLINS (University of Missouri, St. Louis) / history -> Tokyo Jogakkan College

Jessica ROSA (University of North Carolina, Charlotte) / art -> Nagoya University of Foreign Studies

Joani SCHAFFNER (Wittenberg University) / East Asian studies -> International Christian University

Ethan SCHALER (University of Maryland) / mechanical engineering -> Tohoku University [Lockheed Martin Bridging Scholarship]

Casey SHIRAY (Miami University of Ohio) / East Asian languages -> Kansai Gaidai

Kristin SIVAK (Boston University) / Japanese -> Kyoto Consortium for Japanese Studies

Samantha SPENCE (Brandeis University) / East Asian studies -> Kyoto Consortium for Japanese Studies

Theresa STEELE (SUNY New Paltz) / graphic design -> Nagasaki University [JP Morgan Bridging Scholarship]

Amanda TOBIN (Oberlin College) / art history -> Kansai Gaidai

Rebecca TOMPKINS (Trinity College) / political science -> International Christian University

Nha Khanh TRUONG (University of California, San Diego) / biochemistry  -> International Christian University

Conner VAIL (University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire) / pre-secondary English education -> Kansai Gaidai

Khoa VU (University of California, San Diego) / pharmacological chemistry -> Tsuru University [JP Morgan Bridging Scholarship]

Lacey WILLIAMS (Hope College) / Japanese -> Meiji Gakuin

Robert WOOD (University of Oregon) / English -> Akita International University

Alan YANG (University of California, Berkeley) / Asian studies -> Hitotsubashi University