Contact Us
Judy Balthazar Interim Dean of the Undergraduate College
MMUF Advisor
(610) 526-5375

Vanessa Christman Assistant Dean
Director of Leadership and Community Development
MMUF Administrative Coordinator
The Pensby Center
(610) 526-6594

Leslie Jones
University of Pennsylvania Doctoral Student
MMUF Graduate Coordinator

Gary McDonogh Helen Herrmann Chair and Professor, Growth and Structure of Cities
Acting Chair, Growth and Structure of Cities
MMUF Faculty Coordinator
(610) 526-5051

MMUF Alumnae/i

Class of 2014 Cohort 23:

  • Genesis Bui
  • Krystal Caban
  • Madiha Irfan
  • Archana Kaku
  • Karina Siu

Class of 2013 Cohort 22:

  • Sakina Abdus-Shakur
  • Rachel Kutten
  • Jomaira Salas
  • Jacinda Tran

Class of 2012 Cohort 21:

  • Mia Chin
  • Liana Donahue
  • Cristina Munoz 
  • Cristina Smith
  • Elena Swartz
  • Sana Venjara

 Class of 2011 Cohort 20:

  • Azsherae Gary
  • Rodline Louijeune
  • Felicia Meekins
  • Jennifer Pierre
  • Katherine Sepulveda

 Class of 2010 Cohort 19

  • Terah Edun
  • Nicole Gervasio
  • Augusta Irele
  • Lilian Mengesha 

Class of 2009 Cohort 18

  • Rachel Awkward
  • Jackie Castellanos  
  • Sarah Khasawinah
  • Kira Montagno
  • Joanna Pinto-Coelho
  • Erica Seaborne 
  • Johara Sealy

Class of 2008 Cohort 17 

  • Dinu Ahmed 
  • Catherine Farman
  • Paula Mans  
  • Sheena Reed
  • Tiffany Shumate

Class of 2007 Cohort 16

  • Shafiqah Berry
  • Rachel Francois
  • Wisambi Loundu
  • Sarah Mackin
  • Edisa Rodríguez

Class of 2006 Cohort 15

  • Alnisa Bell
  • Audrey Flattes
  • Ramatu Kallon
  • Jennifer Officewala
  • Jackney Prioly

Class of 2005 Cohort 14

  • Paula Arboleda
  • Tia Burroughs
  • Zoe Kar
  • Faith Wallace-Gadsden

 

Fellows graduating prior to 2005

Since 1988, eighty-five Bryn Mawr students have participated in the Mellon Mays Fellowship Program (formerly called the Mellon Minority Program). Of these, ten have completed their doctorates and eleven are currently enrolled in PhD programs.

PhDs Earned

Students

Graduate Institutions & Fields

Employers

Mariana Aguirre

Brown University

University of the South

Anastasia Curwood

Princeton (History)

Vanderbilt

Jennifer Freeman

UPenn (Education)

Farmworker Justice Project

Maribel Garcia

Yale (Anthropology)

Cal State, San Marcos

Rachel Jean-Baptiste

Stanford (History)

University of Chicago

Elizabeth Tunstaall

Stanford (Anthropology)

U Illinois Chicago

Rachel Vincent-Finley

Rice (Mathematics)

Postdoctoral Fellow, U of Houston

Alicia Walker

Harvard (History of Art / Architecture)

Washington U, St. Louis

Michelle Wilkinson

Emory (African-American Studies

National NAGPRA program, National Park Services

Jennifer Wilks

Cornell (Comparative Literature)

UTexas, Austin

PhDs in Progress

Students

Graduate Institutions & Fields

Julia Alexander

U Penn (History)

Marie Brown

U Penn (History)

Nikeva Brown

Duke (Economics)

Martha Gonzalez

Stanford (Anthropology)

Elvera Honore

Temple (English)

Cynthia Lugo

Brown (Film Studies)

Amanda Beckenstein Mbuvi

Duke (Religion)

Melinda Nickelson

U of Michigan (Applied Physics)

Trecia Pottinger

U of Minnesota (American Studies)

Gloria Ramon

Temple (Sociology)

Melody Tulier

MIT (Urban Studies & Planning)