14 Scholarships Awarded to CUNY BA Students

The 2013 recipients of two CUNY BA awards generously funded by alumni and other friends of CUNY BA, the University’s individualized degree, are announced below. Each student is shown here with his/her area(s) of concentration and home college. The awards range from $600 to $1000. Congratulations to these recipients!

The Harriet Brows Scholarship for Social Change

Cassandra Florentino, Post-Colonial African Studies, Hunter

Iryna Kachanouskaya, International Business / Mixed-Media Art, Baruch

Angglelia Sutjipto, Genocide Studies, Hunter

Thuy Dao, Social Entrepreneurship and Sustainability, Baruch

Rebecca Echevarria, Social Justice / Environmental Sustainability, Brooklyn

The Memorial Scholarship for Students in Education, Social Work or Human Services

Nicole Demaretz, Religious Dimensions of Psychology and Healing, Hunter

Jessica Frith, Health Studies, Hunter

Kelly Giles, Urban Sociology / Gender, Brooklyn

Yexenia Vanegas, Food and Gender in Latin America, City College

Faigy Weiss, Jewish Psychology, Brooklyn

Jinhyung Lee, Religious Dimensions of Psychology, Hunter

Ruth Zelarayan, Psychological Development in Infancy, Hunter

Kimberly White, Social Justice / Environmental Studies, Baruch

Kanchan Paser, Socio-Psychological Dynamics, Brooklyn

CUNY Baccalaureate for Unique and Interdisciplinary Studies (CUNY BA) is CUNY’s university-wide individualized bachelor’s degree where students work one-on-one with faculty to design their own degrees.

PRESS CONTACT: Beth Kneller, bkneller@gc.cuny.edu