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Senior Cecilia Kane continues her work as a Senior Admissions Fellow remotely, keeping the admissions process personal even as it goes digital.

Senior Spotlight: Cecilia Kane

Maggie Aulman, Maroon-News Staff April 24, 2020

Behind the incoming class of 2024 is the dedicated staff at the Office of Admission, including a select group of Senior Admissions Fellows. Senior Cecilia Kane, a geography and Spanish double concentrator...

Senior Spotlight: Caio Rodrigues Faria Brighenti

Senior Spotlight: Caio Rodrigues Faria Brighenti

Evan Robinson, Maroon-News Staff April 1, 2020

If you were ever into video games as a kid, chances are you heard on more than one occasion that they’re a waste of time. For Caio Rodrigues Faria Brighenti, however, a childhood love of computer games—Tibia...

Tatyana Anand

Senior Spotlight: Tatyana Anand

Ellie Cascio, Maroon-News Staff February 27, 2020

When asked her favorite place on campus, senior Tatyana Anand does not even need a beat to think before grinning and answering: “Case, obviously.”While many Colgate students spend their free hours...

Louisa Gould

Senior Spotlight: Louisa Gould

Ani Arzoumanian, Maroon-News Staff February 20, 2020

In high school, senior Louisa Gould was ranked the best high school beat-boxer in the Northeast U.S. and was nationally ranked among the best from other regions.“I got really into beatboxing through...

Elaina Alzaibak

Senior Spotlight: Elaina Alzaibak

Laura Mucha, Maroon-News Staff February 13, 2020

“Have you ever cross country skied?” asked Elaina Alzaibak, a concentrator in Biology from Tiveron, RI. “I went for the first time like two weekends ago and I realized it’s the best thing ever....

Patrick Toohey

Senior Spotlight: Patrick Toohey

Laura Mucha, Maroon-News Staff February 6, 2020

“Things are specifically hard for our generation because the world is ending,” said Patrick Toohey, an International Relations and Spanish Literatures double major from Upper Arlington, Ohio. “The...

Lydia Culp

Senior Spotlight: Lydia Culp

Laura Mucha, Maroon-News Staff January 30, 2020

“Ideas can come from anywhere,” said Lydia Culp, an English (creative writing) and Russian and Eurasian Studies double major from Williamsport, PA. “So Hamilton—I mean, what a beautiful place to...

Alexa Canaan

Senior Spotlight: Alexa Canaan

Laura Mucha, Maroon-News Staff December 15, 2019

“On my SRS trip to Bosnia,” Alexa Canaan said, a mathematical economics major from Northborough, MA, “Professor Ray Douglas smacked me in the face. With his words. It’s a moment I think back to,...

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