Rameen graduated with a degree in Political Science and Economics. He is from Afghanistan. Rameen is interested in political and social debates. Before coming to Hiram College he worked as a volunteer at a TV network in Kabul as an English to Persian translator and was a member and advisor to the Peace and Sports Foundation. At Hiram College, Rameen was a member of the Intercultural Forum, the Political Science Club and also served as a James A. Garfield Presidency Scholar.
Hallie graduated with a double major in Biochemistry and Neuroscience, with a writing minor. She is from Parma, Ohio. She made the Dean’s List and was a member of the Alpha Society. At Hiram, she was also a Garfield Presidency Scholar, an Eclectic Honors Scholar and worked in the Biochemistry lab. She is a lifeguard during the summer.
Jory graduated with a degree in Biomedical Humanities. He wasCaptain of the Men’s Varsity Swimming & Dive Team–as well as a writing assistant for the Writing Center. He made the Dean’s List and was a member of the Honors Eclectic Scholars. In addition to his activities on campus, Jory was becoming a certified Community Health Worker with the hopes of improving the access to health care for those in the Portage county area. On top of this, for the summer of 2016, Jory was a National Institute on Drug Abuse intern doing public health research at the Georgia State University Tobacco Center of Regulatory Science. Jory wants to go into public health policy with the intention of studying the state, national, and global politics surrounding public health matters.
Emily Hruska graduated with a double major in chemistry and music. Born in Boardman, Ohio, Emily graduated from Boardman High School in 2014. Along with her studies, she was involved with various activities on campus and held several leadership positions in the Honors Eclectic Scholars, Student Senate, Chemistry Club, Rock Climbing Club, Funding You Board, SOAC, and Chamber Orchestra. She was a member of the Alpha Society and worked as an RA, WA, and TA. Emily served as a transfer student and an organic chemistry TA as well as hosting the honors floor as the RA. Emily will be pursuing her PhD in a chemical field.
Devon Jones graduated with a degree in Political Science and Religious Studies with an Environmental Studies minor. Devon graduated from Horizon Science Academy in Dayton Ohio in 2014. Devon Jones was involved in various extra circular activities on the Hiram College campus being; President of Cultures Connected Religious Studies Club; Radio Station Manger; Member of the Garfield Center for the Study of the American Presidency; Garfield Center for Public Leadership; and Peer Mentoring; Comedian; Photography and Videography. Devon Jones want to pursue a career in foreign service focused with Global Environmental Policy.
Julie graduated with a major in Nursing and minor in Biomedical Humanities. Julie is from Mars, Pennsylvania, where she graduated as Secretary of her class at Mars Area High School. Julie was a member of the Honors Eclectic Scholars at Hiram. She also was an active member of HPAC (Health Professions Affinity Community), the NET, Ultimate Frisbee Club and Nerf Club. She plans on traveling abroad before she graduates. After graduation, Julie plans to take her state boards and become a registered nurse. She later plans to attend graduate school to become a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner.
Abeera is an international student from Pakistan. She majored in Biomedical Humanities with minors in Environmental Studies and Biochemistry. One of her major interests is policy making on current health issues. She is part of the World Life Organization in Pakistan as well as many other student-run welfare groups. Abeera plans on going to medical school.
Nathan graduated with a degree in Computer Science and Political Science. He graduated from Canfield High School in Canfield, Ohio. He was a member of the Alpha Society and was on the Dean’s List. Nathan was an employee at the Dray Help Desk and a member of the Computer Science Club. Nathan plans to either attend graduate school or pursue a career using both Computer Science and Political Science.
Christian graduated with a major in biochemistry and a minor in physics. From Boardman, Ohio, Christian graduated from Boardman High School in 2014. At Hiram, Christian playedthe violin with the Hiram Chamber Orchestra. He was also the vice president of the Chemistry Club and the president of the Trading Card Club. Christian was a teaching assistant for organic chemistry lab and an Honors Scholar. He plans on furthering his education after Hiram by attending graduate school for chemistry.
Holly Wilkens graduated with a double major in Biomedical Humanities and Music. She graduated from Lutheran High School West in Rocky River, Ohio back in 2014. Her main musical instrument is the clarinet, but she can also play the trombone. On campus Holly was Captain of Hiram’s Women’s Rugby Club, a Student Ambassador, member of Terrier Activities Board, the Net, Wind Ensemble, and worked with the Sports Medicine Aid. She loves traveling and studied abroad with Hiram in Germany in Fall 2016. After graduation, she plans on more traveling and attending medical school to work in pediatrics.
Keegan graduated with a double major in Political Science and Philosophy. His greatest interest has always been international relations. Keegan plans to apply to law school wants to work in international law, possibly at the United Nations.
Zach graduated with an Accounting and Finance major and a minor in Political Science. He is interested in public policy and politics. He knows that as a future accountant, working in auditing and taxation, he will need to update and adjust for changes in tax rates, deductions, and governmental policies.