University of Vermont

The Honors College

Meet the 2011 Honors College Scholars

For four years, the 2011 Honors College Scholars took classes together, engaged in discussion together, did research together and studied together. Now that they've finished college together, we've compiled a list of who they are, their college, and the graduation awards they received.

Name: Ian Altendorfer
Hometown: Closter, New Jersey
College: Rubenstein School for the Environment
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Lola Aiken Award in Natural Resources, Natural Resources Program
Award for Quality Student Experience

Name: Autumn Amici
Hometown: Virginia Beach, Virginia
College: Rubenstein School for the Environment
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Wildlife & Fisheries Biology Achievement Award

Name: Sarah Anders
Hometown: Brookline, Massachusetts
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Magna Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa, English Department Honors

Name: Elisabetta Anelli
Hometown: Essex Junction, Vermont
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Vermont Scholar

Name: Trevor Avant
Hometown: Bellows Falls, Vermont
College: Engineering & Mathematical Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Magna Cum Laude, Vermont Scholar

Name: Katarina Bakas
Hometown: Miami, Florida
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar

Name: Samantha Baker-Carr
Hometown: Scarsdale, New York
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar

Name: Timothy Bell
Hometown: Lancaster, Pennsylvania
College: Nursing & Health Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Cum Laude, Scholastic Achievement in Medical Laboratory Science Award

Name: Joshua Benes
Hometown: Jericho, Vermont
College: Rubenstein School of Environment & Natural Resources
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Environmental Sciences Award for Outstanding Service, Patrick Scholar

Name: Chelsea Biegler
Hometown: Essex Junction, Vermont
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Summa Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa

Name: Lauren Blackington
Hometown: Lexington, Massachusetts
College: Education & Social Services
Awards: Honors College Scholar

Name: John Bleh
Hometown: Arlington, Vermont
College: School of Business Administration
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Christopher Anthony Guido Award

Name: Anne Brady
Hometown: Dover, New Hampshire
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, John Dewey Award

Name: Holly Bridges
Hometown: Littleton, Massachusetts
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa

Name: Madeleine Brown
Hometown: Lake Placid, New York
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar

Name: Sarah Burke
Hometown: Houston, Texas
College: Engineering & Mathematical Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Summa Cum Laude, Senior Award for Outstanding Achievement at the Highest Level of Excellence in Mathematics

Name: Christine Burke
Hometown: South Windsor, Connecticut
College: Nursing & Health Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Magna Cum Laude, Freeman Nurse Scholar

Name: Thomas Calcagni
Hometown: South Burlington, Vermont
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar

Name: Mikael Cejtin
Hometown: Evanston, Illinois
College: Rubenstein School of Environment & Natural Resources
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Cum Laude, Wildlife & Fisheries Biology Achievement Award

Name: Nicholas Cioffi
Hometown: Niskayuna, New York
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar

Name: Kyle Concannon
Hometown: Springfield, Vermont
College: Agriculture & Life Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Vermont Scholar

Name: Joanna Cowen
Hometown: New York, New York
College: Education & Social Services
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Cum Laude

Name: Stephanie D'Amore
Hometown, Bronx, New York
College: Agriculture & Life Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, CALS College Honors

Name: Amanda DeSenna
Hometown: Lincoln, Rhode Island
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, McNair Scholar

Name: Megan DeVinny
Hometown: Rutland, Vermont
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Phi Beta Kappa, English Department Honors, Vermont Scholar

Name: Katherine D'Onfro
Hometown: Westminster, Massachusetts
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar

Name: Alexsandra Dubin
Hometown: Rensselaer, New York
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Phi Beta Kappa, Magna Cum Laude

Name: Caroline Dunlap
Hometown: Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts
College: Rubenstein School of the Environment & Natural Resources
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Faculty Award for Outstanding Thesis Research and Presentation

Name: Patrick Dunseith
Hometown: Newtown, Connecticut
College: Agriculture & Life Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar

Name: David Dyke
Hometown: Essex Junction, Vermont
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Phi Beta Kappa, Magna Cum Laude, Frederick Arnold Vinton Prize, Vermont Scholar

Name: Ana Ellis
Hometown: Ridgewood, New Jersey
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Rho Lambda

Name: Rachel Fabian
Hometown: Hamilton, New Jersey
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Summa Cum Laude, Samuel N. Bogorad Award, English Department Honors

Name: Elena Fader
Hometown: Ellington, Connecticut
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Phi Beta Kappa

Name: David Folkman
Hometown: Mansfield, Massachusetts
College: School of Business Administration, College of Engineering & Mathematical Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Magna Cum Laude, Stephen Penwell Finance Award

Name: Jenna Foran
Hometown: St. Albans, Vermont
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Magna Cum Laude, Rodney Everhart Award for Outstanding Clinical Promise, Patrick Scholar

Name: Douglas Fox
Hometown: Nelson, New Hampshire
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, John Thanassi Award

Name: Emily Fuchs
Hometown: Essex Junction, Vermont
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Magna Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa, English Department Honors, Vermont Scholar

Name: Melissa Goraj
Hometown: East Wallingford, Vermont
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa, English Department Honors, Green & Gold Scholar

Name: John: Gramlis
Hometown: Milford, Connecticut
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Cum Laude, English Department Honors

Name: Katie Grenoble
Hometown: Richmond, Massachusetts
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa, Departmental Prize in Comparative Politics

Name: Anna Griem
Hometown: Hollis, New Hampshire
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Magna Cum Laude, Elliot A. Brown Award for the Outstanding Senior in Political Science, Political Science Departmental Honors

Name: Justice Gudorf
Hometown: Craftsbury, Vermont
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Pizzagalli Vermont Scholar

Name: Charles Hackett
Hometown: South Burlington, Vermont
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Summa Cum Laude, George Perkins Marsh Award, Order of Omega, Pizzagalli Vermont Scholar, Vermont Scholar

Name: Allison Hamlin
Hometown: Essex Junction, Vermont
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Magna Cum Laude

Name: Daniel Hedges
Hometown: Nashua, New Hampshire
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Phi Beta Kappa

Name: Marian Herbick
Hometown: Chevy Chase, Maryland
College: Rubenstein School of the Environment & Natural Resources
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Cum Laude, Natural Resources Program Award for Outstanding Academic Achievement

Name: Laura Hermann
Hometown: Suffield, Connecticut
College: Nursing & Health Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Faye Crabbe Award

Name: Nathan Hicks
Hometown: Quechee, Vermont
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Honors College Student Marshal, Summa Cum Laude, Joan M. Herbes Award, Green & Gold Scholar

Name: Daniel Hunton
Hometown: Acton, Massachusetts
College: Engineering & Mathematical Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Magna Cum Laude, Outstanding Senior Award for Excellence in the Field of Energy

Name: Trisha Irving
Hometown: Cheshire, Connecticut
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Summa Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa, English Department Honors

Name: Nicholas Jenkins
Hometown: Raynham, Massachusetts
College: School of Business Administration
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Magna Cum Laude, Stephen Penwell Finance Award, Boulder Society

Name: Amanda LaCroix
Hometown: Jericho, Vermont
College: Agriculture & Life Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Cum Laude, CALS College Honors, Patrick Scholar

Name: Haylley Johnson
Hometown: San Antonio, Texas
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Summa Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa, Elmer Nicholson Achievement Prize, William B. Pope Award, English Department Honors

Name: Tania Adib Khartabil
Hometown: East Hampstead, New Hampshire
College: Nursing & Health Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar

Name: Alyssa Larson
Hometown: North Oaks, Minnesota
College: School of Business Administration
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Magna Cum Laude, Raymond S. Weinstein Endowed Award

Name: Kiren Lee
Hometown: Eugene, Oregon
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa

Name: Allison Lehrer
Hometown: New York, New York
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Magna Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa, Departmental Prize in Politics and Government, Political Science Departmental Honors

Name: Ethan Leveillee
Hometown: Starksboro, Vermont
College: Engineering & Mathematical Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Cum Laude, Outstanding Senior Award for Excellence in the Field of Biomedical Engineering, Green & Gold Scholar

Name: Tenzin Lhakhang
Hometown: South Burlington, Vermont
College: Nursing & Health Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Cum Laude, Scholastic Achievement in Medical Laboratory Science Award, Vermont Scholar

Name: Wingyin Lo
Hometown: Brooklyn, New York
College: Agriculture & Life Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Cum Laude, CALS College Honors

Name: Isaac Loeb
Hometown: Burlington, Vermont
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa, John Dewey Philosophy Prize, Boulder Society, Community Service Scholar, Patrick Scholar

Name: Caitlin Loretan
Hometown: Starksboro, Vermont
College: Agriculture & Life Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, CALS College Honors, Donald J. Balch Award, Patrick Scholar

Name: Kaitlin Lucas
Hometown: Pittsburg, Pennsylvania
College: Rubenstein School of the Environment & Natural Resources
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Faculty Award for Outstanding Thesis Research and Presentation

Name: Melody Martin
Hometown: Brookline, Massachusetts
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Faculty Award for Outstanding Thesis Research and Presentation

Name: Stephanie McDonough
Hometown: Orleans, Vermont
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Phi Beta Kappa, Heinz L. Ansbacher Award, Patrick Scholar

Name: Marshall McKenzie
Hometown: Merrimac, Massachusetts
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Summa Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa, Paul D. Evans Award

Name: Ashley McKhann
Hometown: Rumford, Rhode Island
College: Engineering & Mathematical Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Summa Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa, Nam Sang Kil Scholarship in Statistics

Name: Troy McNamara
Hometown: Middlefield, Connecticut
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Cum Laude, Valerie Moore Memorial T.A. Award

Name: Allison Mercier
Hometown: South Burlington, Vermont
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa, Pizzagalli Vermont Scholar

Name: Julia Michel
Hometown: Bethesda, Maryland
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Warren R. and Mildred Austin Prize for International Peace & Security, Political Science Departmental Honors

Name: Kyle Mitofsky
Hometown: Burlington, Vermont
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Vermont Scholar

Name: Christopher Morriss
Hometown: Cincinnati, Ohio
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Summa Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa, Fulbright Scholar, Outstanding Senior in Spanish

Name: Ariel Moser
Hometown: Deerfield, Illinois
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar

Name: Christina Newman
Hometown: North Dighton, Massachusetts
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Cum Laude

Name: Christopher Offensend
Hometown: Brooklyn, New York
College: Mechanical Engineering
Awards: Honors College Scholar

Name: Christopher Page
Hometown: Shelburne, Vermont
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Vermont Scholar

Name: Darlene Peterson
Hometown: Ticonderoga, Vermont
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa, Vermont Scholar

Name: Emily Potter
Hometown: Brattleboro, Vermont
College: Agriculture & Life Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, CALS College Honors, Nutrition and Food Sciences Research Award, Vermont Scholar

Name: James: Quinlan
Hometown: Richmond, Vermont
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Cum Laude

Name: Molly Reddington
Hometown: Milton, Massachusetts
College: Rubenstein School of the Environment & Natural Resources
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Cum Laude

Name: Hannah Reithinger
Hometown: Burlington, Vermont
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Vermont Scholar

Name: Elle Roberson
Hometown: Dryden, New York
College: Agriculture & Life Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, CALS College Honors

Name: Samantha Roberts
Hometown: Fair Haven, Vermont
College; Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Phi Beta Kappa, Kirby Flower Smith Latin Prize, Vermont Scholar

Name: Brittany Rudacille
Hometown: Schuylkill Haven, Pennsylvania
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Magna Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa

Name: Marissa Ruppel
Hometown: Hauppauge, New York
College: Agriculture & Life Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Magna Cum Laude, American Society of Animal Science Award, Order of Omega, Rho Lambda

Name: Theresa Ruswick
Hometown: Ithaca, New York
College: Rubenstein School of the Environment & Natural Resources
Awards: Honors College Scholar

Name: Elizabeth Salsgiver
Hometown: Dorset, Vermont
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Pizzagalli Vermont Scholar

Name: Daniela Sasson
Hometown: Acton, Massachusetts
College: School of Business Administration
Awards: Honors College Scholar

Name: Sabrina Schulman
Hometown: Ridgefield, Connecticut
College: School of Business Administration
Awards: Honors College Scholar

Name: Julie Seger
Hometown: Shaker Heights, Ohio
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Cum Laude

Name: Matthew Sleeman
Hometown: Bennington, Vermont
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Summa Cum Laude, John H. Converse Award

Name: Meredith Sooy
Hometown: Ocean View, New Jersey
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar

Name: Melanie Stewart
Hometown: Fayetteville, New York
College: Agriculture & Life Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar

Name: Ariel Subourne
Hometown: Annandale, New Jersey
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Cum Laude, Political Science Departmental Honors, Faculty Award for Outstanding Thesis Research and Presentation

Name: David Swift
Hometown: Enfield, Connecticut
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa, Boulder Society

Caitlyn Towler
Hometown: Essex Junction, Vermont
College: Nursing & Health Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Outstanding Student Achievement in Exercise and Movement Science Award, Second Lieutenant Commissioned into the United States Army and Army National Guard, Distinguished Military Graduate, Lieutenant Bailey Goldberg Award, Patrick Scholar

Name: Benoit Peter Trottier III
Hometown: South Burlington, Vermont
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Boulder Society

Name: Nicole Tucker
Hometown: Braintree, Vermont
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Communication Sciences Departmental Award for Excellence in Scholarship, Leadership & Professional Promise, Vermont Scholar

Name: Kathryn Turnbull
Hometown: Essex Junction, Vermont
College: Agriculture & Life Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, CALS College Honors, Patrick Scholar

Name: Bridget Vanzo
Hometown: Westford, Vermont
College: School of Business Administration
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Honors College Banner Bearer, Summa Cum Laude, Raymond S. Weinstein Endowed Award, Patrick Scholar

Name: Erika Wiesz
Hometown: Arlington, Massachusetts
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Summa Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa, Donald G. Forgays Outstanding Senior Award

Name: Nathan Wigfield
Hometown: Nashua, New Hampshire
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar

Name: Laura Wilson
Hometown: Seattle, Washington
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Magna Cum Laude, Charles G. Doll Award

Name: Carolyn Wlodarczyk
Hometown: Southbury, Connecticut
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar, CAS College Honors, S. William Gersten Scholarship

Name: Glenn Xiques
Hometown: Milton, Vermont
College: School of Business Administration
Awards: Honors College Scholar, Summa Cum Laude, KPMG Award, Green & Gold Scholar

Name: Simon Yugler
Hometown: Portland, Oregon
College: Arts & Sciences
Awards: Honors College Scholar

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