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Senior Profiles


Congratulations seniors! Your impact on Beloit and those around you has been extraordinary. See all profiles. →

Thanks to the Office for Student Success, Equity, and Community for leading the effort to highlight the class of 2020.

  • <div class="row"><div class="col-sm-6 senior-image"><img src="/live/image/gid/124/width/600/height/600/crop/1/src_region/755,588,2566,2400/4513_IMG_5962.rev.1588283294.jpg" class="lw_no_picture" alt="" loading="lazy"/><p><strong> Emma Hahn</strong><br/> Hometown: <strong>Clinton, Wisconsin</strong></p></div><div class="col senior-detail"><h2 class="senior-name py-2 m-0"> Emma Hahn </h2><div class="senior-info"><div><em>summa cum laude</em></div><strong> International Relations</strong><br/><strong>Japanese Language and Culture</strong><br/>Museum Studies Minor <p class="hometown">Hometown: <strong>Clinton, Wisconsin</strong></p></div><div class="senior-awards"><a href="/commencement/prizes-awards/?name=Emma Hahn"><ul><li>Phi Sigma Iota Honor Society </li><li>Pi Sigma Alpha Honor Society </li><li>Mortar Board Honor Society </li></ul></a></div><div class="senior-quote"><em><p> “Emma is a diligent student, an extremely hard worker, and an amazing friend! She has been my team mate, co-worker, and best friend throughout our time at Beloit. Now she is off to Japan to do amazing things and I can’t wait to see what the world has in store for her!”</p><p> “Emma is an utter joy. I so appreciate how she dove head-first into each and every opportunity extended to her and that she did so with confidence and grace.”</p></em><div class="m-3 clearfix"><a href="/commencement/senior-profiles/index.php" class="d-inline-block pull-right"><i class="fa fa-refresh fa-2x"/></a></div></div></div></div>
  • <div class="row"><div class="col-sm-6 senior-image"><img src="/live/image/gid/124/width/600/height/600/crop/1/src_region/266,131,1040,905/4697_Azar_Patrick.rev.1588798457.jpg" class="lw_no_picture" alt="" loading="lazy"/><p><strong> Patrick Azar</strong><br/> Hometown: <strong>Barrington, Illinois</strong></p></div><div class="col senior-detail"><h2 class="senior-name py-2 m-0"> Patrick Azar </h2><div class="senior-info"><div><em/></div><strong> Psychology</strong><p class="hometown">Hometown: <strong>Barrington, Illinois</strong></p></div><div class="senior-quote"><em><p> “Bright, engaging, funny & hard-working. Patrick was always a great addition to the classroom and to class discussion. So very lucky to have him as my TA – wishing him every success in the future.”</p><p> “Patrick distinguished himself in my class as a meticulous researcher and a talented writer. His superb case study on Indonesia showcased the passion and empathy he brings to his work.”</p></em><div class="m-3 clearfix"><a href="/commencement/senior-profiles/index.php" class="d-inline-block pull-right"><i class="fa fa-refresh fa-2x"/></a></div></div></div></div>
  • <div class="row"><div class="col-sm-6 senior-image"><img src="/live/image/gid/124/width/600/height/600/crop/1/src_region/640,806,1849,2016/4815_Russell_Shelby.rev.1589145209.jpg" class="lw_no_picture" alt="" loading="lazy"/><p><strong> Shelby Russell</strong><br/> Hometown: <strong>Lawrenceville, Pennsylvania</strong></p></div><div class="col senior-detail"><h2 class="senior-name py-2 m-0"> Shelby Russell </h2><div class="senior-info"><div><em/></div><strong> Education and Youth Studies</strong><br/><strong>Japanese Language and Culture</strong><p class="hometown">Hometown: <strong>Lawrenceville, Pennsylvania</strong></p></div><div class="senior-awards"><a href="/commencement/prizes-awards/?name=Shelby Russell"><ul><li>Phi Sigma Iota Honor Society </li></ul></a></div><div class="senior-quote"><em><p> “During her four years at Beloit, Shelby has emerged as a leader both in extracurricular activities as well as in her thinking about what early childhood education should look like. Whether she ends up teaching in Japan or the US, I am sure she will be a conscientious and concerned teacher for her students.”</p><p> “Shelby is very passionate about Japanese language and culture from the first day I met her. Specifically, she aspires to work with children and youth and teach English as a foreign language in Japan. Shelby is very dedicated to her academic and professional interest and she has planned her coursework, study abroad and other activities at Beloit around this goal.”</p></em><div class="m-3 clearfix"><a href="/commencement/senior-profiles/index.php" class="d-inline-block pull-right"><i class="fa fa-refresh fa-2x"/></a></div></div></div></div>
  • <div class="row"><div class="col-sm-6 senior-image"><img src="/live/image/gid/124/width/600/height/600/crop/1/src_region/0,241,978,1219/4849_IMG_1953.rev.1589242559.jpg" class="lw_no_picture" alt="" loading="lazy"/><p><strong> Madeleine Trinco</strong><br/> Hometown: <strong>Glen Ellyn, Illinois</strong></p></div><div class="col senior-detail"><h2 class="senior-name py-2 m-0"> Madeleine Trinco </h2><div class="senior-info"><div><em>cum laude</em></div><strong> Political Science</strong><p class="hometown">Hometown: <strong>Glen Ellyn, Illinois</strong></p></div><div class="senior-awards"><a href="/commencement/prizes-awards/?name=Madeleine Trinco"><ul><li>Florence Yates Scobie Endowed Prize </li><li>Mortar Board Honor Society - President </li></ul></a></div><div class="senior-quote"><em><p> “Maddie’s engagement and intelligence stands out in the classroom. In class, I’m consistently impressed with her ability to connect concepts to real world politics. She really made her Beloit experience her own, connecting assignments to job interviews and showing how great a Beloit student can be!”</p></em><div class="m-3 clearfix"><a href="/commencement/senior-profiles/index.php" class="d-inline-block pull-right"><i class="fa fa-refresh fa-2x"/></a></div></div></div></div>
  • <div class="row"><div class="col-sm-6 senior-image"><img src="/live/image/gid/124/width/600/height/600/crop/1/src_region/940,0,3072,2133/4804_IMG_9475.rev.1589053900.JPG" class="lw_no_picture" alt="" loading="lazy"/><p><strong> Kaelyn Pineo</strong><br/> Hometown: <strong>Evanston, Illinois</strong></p></div><div class="col senior-detail"><h2 class="senior-name py-2 m-0"> Kaelyn Pineo </h2><div class="senior-info"><div><em/></div><strong> Psychology</strong><p class="hometown">Hometown: <strong>Evanston, Illinois</strong></p></div><div class="senior-quote"><em><p> “Kaelyn has succeeded in many ways at Beloit, and new opportunities await her. She has persevered through personal challenges, grown academically, and still had the energy to coach young gymnasts in her free time.”</p></em><div class="m-3 clearfix"><a href="/commencement/senior-profiles/index.php" class="d-inline-block pull-right"><i class="fa fa-refresh fa-2x"/></a></div></div></div></div>
  • <div class="row"><div class="col senior-detail"><h2 class="senior-name py-2 m-0"> Oliver Marchildon </h2><div class="senior-info"><div><em/></div><strong> Anthropology</strong><br/><strong>Philosophy</strong><p class="hometown">Hometown: <strong>Burlington, Vermont</strong></p></div><div class="senior-quote"><em><p> “Wait, what? No skateboarding in the building Oliver!!”</p></em><div class="m-3 clearfix"><a href="/commencement/senior-profiles/index.php" class="d-inline-block pull-right"><i class="fa fa-refresh fa-2x"/></a></div></div></div></div>
  • <div class="row"><div class="col-sm-6 senior-image"><img src="/live/image/gid/124/width/600/height/600/crop/1/src_region/652,256,2342,1947/4907_DSC_1105.rev.1589477304.JPG" class="lw_no_picture" alt="" loading="lazy"/><p><strong>Kay Bolin </strong><br/> Hometown: <strong>Princeton, Illinois</strong></p></div><div class="col senior-detail"><h2 class="senior-name py-2 m-0"> Kay Bolin </h2><div class="senior-info"><div><em/></div><strong> Psychology</strong><p class="hometown">Hometown: <strong>Princeton, Illinois</strong></p></div><div class="senior-quote"><em><p> “Kay has accomplished a task that many students at Beloit have never had to contend with… she worked a full-time job while going to school full-time. I applaud her tenacity and drive! Congratulations on your achievement!”</p></em><div class="m-3 clearfix"><a href="/commencement/senior-profiles/index.php" class="d-inline-block pull-right"><i class="fa fa-refresh fa-2x"/></a></div></div></div></div>
  • <div class="row"><div class="col-sm-6 senior-image"><img src="/live/image/gid/124/width/600/height/600/crop/1/src_region/237,157,835,756/4573_image1.rev.1588554118.jpg" class="lw_no_picture" alt="" loading="lazy"/><p><strong> Katrina Acebedo</strong><br/> Hometown: <strong>San Diego, California</strong></p></div><div class="col senior-detail"><h2 class="senior-name py-2 m-0"> Katrina Acebedo </h2><div class="senior-info"><div><em>magna cum laude</em></div><strong> Sociology</strong><p class="hometown">Hometown: <strong>San Diego, California</strong></p></div><div class="senior-quote"><em><p> “Being a Student Receptionist in Admissions means juggling many tasks at once, and Katrina handled even the ‘big visit Fridays’ with ease and class. Not many employees could keep track of 15+ visitors all at once like Katrina! On top of her amazing multi-tasking abilities, Katrina always went out of her way to go the extra mile even if it wasn’t easy. The Visit Center can be unpredictable and pose challenging situations, however we could always count on Katrina to be pleasant, professional, and easy-going. She’s a true class act!”</p></em><div class="m-3 clearfix"><a href="/commencement/senior-profiles/index.php" class="d-inline-block pull-right"><i class="fa fa-refresh fa-2x"/></a></div></div></div></div>
  • <div class="row"><div class="col-sm-6 senior-image"><img src="/live/image/gid/124/width/600/height/600/crop/1/src_region/0,69,424,492/4940_D81B5F08413F496287635368F8699EB4.rev.1589562831.jpg" class="lw_no_picture" alt="" loading="lazy"/><p><strong> Adrian Johanningmeier</strong><br/> Hometown: <strong>Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin</strong></p></div><div class="col senior-detail"><h2 class="senior-name py-2 m-0"> Adrian Johanningmeier </h2><div class="senior-info"><div><em>magna cum laude</em></div><strong> Biochemistry</strong><br/><strong>Philosophy</strong><p class="hometown">Hometown: <strong>Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin</strong></p></div><div class="senior-quote"><em><p> “Since the beginning of his college experience, Adrian knew he wanted to be a doctor. Throughout his time at Beloit, he made sure to volunteer, get ahead in his work and study for the MCAT. Unfortunately, his MCAT has been postponed but I know he’ll do great once he takes in! In a few years, he will be Dr. Johanningmeier.”</p></em><div class="m-3 clearfix"><a href="/commencement/senior-profiles/index.php" class="d-inline-block pull-right"><i class="fa fa-refresh fa-2x"/></a></div></div></div></div>
  • <div class="row"><div class="col-sm-6 senior-image"><img src="/live/image/gid/124/width/600/height/600/crop/1/src_region/326,205,640,518/4834_IMG_0878.rev.1589239033.jpg" class="lw_no_picture" alt="" loading="lazy"/><p><strong> Noah Sisson</strong><br/> Hometown: <strong>Pasadena, California</strong></p></div><div class="col senior-detail"><h2 class="senior-name py-2 m-0"> Noah Sisson </h2><div class="senior-info"><div><em/></div><strong> Political Science</strong><p class="hometown">Hometown: <strong>Pasadena, California</strong></p></div><div class="senior-quote"><em><p> “A member of Beloit’s cross country team, Noah has been a great representative of Beloit. He excels in both academics and athletics, continuing Beloit’s long tradition of producing outstanding student athletes.”</p></em><div class="m-3 clearfix"><a href="/commencement/senior-profiles/index.php" class="d-inline-block pull-right"><i class="fa fa-refresh fa-2x"/></a></div></div></div></div>
  • <div class="row"><div class="col-sm-6 senior-image"><img src="/live/image/gid/124/width/600/height/600/crop/1/src_region/0,208,750,957/4822_IMG_3318.rev.1589157782.jpg" class="lw_no_picture" alt="" loading="lazy"/><p><strong> Matthew Shea</strong><br/> Hometown: <strong>Long Beach, California</strong></p></div><div class="col senior-detail"><h2 class="senior-name py-2 m-0"> Matthew Shea </h2><div class="senior-info"><div><em/></div><strong> Health and Society</strong><p class="hometown">Hometown: <strong>Long Beach, California</strong></p></div><div class="senior-quote"><em><p> “A passionate first responder, Matt always has the health and safety of the campus and community in mind, and has worked to ensure that lifesaving equipment around us is functional and ready should the need ever arise.”</p></em><div class="m-3 clearfix"><a href="/commencement/senior-profiles/index.php" class="d-inline-block pull-right"><i class="fa fa-refresh fa-2x"/></a></div></div></div></div>
  • <div class="row"><div class="col-sm-6 senior-image"><img src="/live/image/gid/124/width/600/height/600/crop/1/src_region/397,844,1447,1893/4796_IMG_20191004_223146.rev.1589050882.jpg" class="lw_no_picture" alt="" loading="lazy"/><p><strong> Duc Nguyen</strong><br/> Hometown: <strong>Vietnam</strong></p></div><div class="col senior-detail"><h2 class="senior-name py-2 m-0"> Duc Nguyen </h2><div class="senior-info"><div><em/></div><strong> Quantitative Economics</strong><p class="hometown">Hometown: <strong>Vietnam</strong></p></div><div class="senior-quote"><em><p> “It has been wonderful having Duc as a part of campus these past couple of years. I’m only sorry that he hasn’t been here longer! I thank him for his contributions to campus and wish him greatest success in his future.”</p></em><div class="m-3 clearfix"><a href="/commencement/senior-profiles/index.php" class="d-inline-block pull-right"><i class="fa fa-refresh fa-2x"/></a></div></div></div></div>
  • <div class="row"><div class="col-sm-6 senior-image"><img src="/live/image/gid/124/width/600/height/600/crop/1/src_region/189,289,622,723/4640_IMG_2962.rev.1588710146.jpg" class="lw_no_picture" alt="" loading="lazy"/><p><strong> Yaira Aich</strong><br/> Hometown: <strong>Chicago, Illinois</strong></p></div><div class="col senior-detail"><h2 class="senior-name py-2 m-0"> Yaira Aich </h2><div class="senior-info"><div><em/></div><strong> Health and Society</strong><br/><strong>Music</strong><br/>Biology Minor <p class="hometown">Hometown: <strong>Chicago, Illinois</strong></p></div><div class="senior-quote"><em><p> “Yaira is a student that remained heavily involved around campus whether it be SIC, BPHI, etc. She was also a student worker that was a joy to have around the office and just chat with her.”</p></em><div class="m-3 clearfix"><a href="/commencement/senior-profiles/index.php" class="d-inline-block pull-right"><i class="fa fa-refresh fa-2x"/></a></div></div></div></div>
  • <div class="row"><div class="col-sm-6 senior-image"><img src="/live/image/gid/124/width/600/height/600/crop/1/src_region/0,58,720,778/4563_Snapchat-712216302.rev.1588459113.jpg" class="lw_no_picture" alt="" loading="lazy"/><p><strong> McKensie Finan</strong><br/> Hometown: <strong>Round Lake Beach, Illinois</strong></p></div><div class="col senior-detail"><h2 class="senior-name py-2 m-0"> McKensie Finan </h2><div class="senior-info"><div><em>cum laude</em></div><strong> Molecular, Cellular, and Integrative Biology</strong> with Departmental <span><ul class="multi_value"><li>Honors</li></ul></span><br/>German Studies Minor <p class="hometown">Hometown: <strong>Round Lake Beach, Illinois</strong></p></div><div class="senior-awards"><a href="/commencement/prizes-awards/?name=McKensie Finan"><ul><li>Mortar Board Honor Society </li></ul></a></div><div class="senior-quote"><em><p> “McKensie is a diehard friend and exceptional student. Without her, I would never have stood a chance in Biometrics. We have helped each other get through classes and personal problems more times than I can count and I cannot express just how much I love and admire her. She will be my lab partner for life!”</p><p> “Kenzie is the THDA major that wasn’t! We saw her everyday working in a shop, going to rehearsal, rushing to a class, or running an errand for BITE. She’s going to be the funniest dentist any of us will ever know – and I will definitely allow her to make me smile my best smile – just like she did as the maid in The Moors!”</p></em><div class="m-3 clearfix"><a href="/commencement/senior-profiles/index.php" class="d-inline-block pull-right"><i class="fa fa-refresh fa-2x"/></a></div></div></div></div>
  • <div class="row"><div class="col-sm-6 senior-image"><img src="/live/image/gid/124/width/600/height/600/crop/1/src_region/0,199,720,919/4976_Shuai_Silong.rev.1589644317.jpg" class="lw_no_picture" alt="" loading="lazy"/><p><strong> Silong Shuai</strong><br/> Hometown: <strong>Guiyang, China</strong></p></div><div class="col senior-detail"><h2 class="senior-name py-2 m-0"> Silong Shuai </h2><div class="senior-info"><div><em/></div><strong> Mathematics</strong><p class="hometown">Hometown: <strong>Guiyang, China</strong></p></div><div class="senior-quote"><em><p> “Silong is a good student of mathematics. He completed the difficult task of preparing a talk on a hard topic. He learned some things from this work that will help him much in his future career.”</p><p> “Congratulations to Silong Shuai for his academic and personal achievements over the past 4 years. Silong, may the strengths you have developed and the lessons you have learned serve you well in your next endeavors. You have been a valuable part of the Beloit College community.”</p></em><div class="m-3 clearfix"><a href="/commencement/senior-profiles/index.php" class="d-inline-block pull-right"><i class="fa fa-refresh fa-2x"/></a></div></div></div></div>

 

The Beloit College Class of 2020

Katrina Acebedo
Beatriz Aguilera-Tenorio
Yaira Aich
Matthew Alvero
Jackson Amodeo
Morgan Bren Anderson
Victoria Angeles
Alexa Arakelian
Cory Arnett
Tyler Assiff
Dontrell Ausley
Bob Avery
Patrick Azar
Daniel Babb
Xinrui Bai
Amanda Baran
Twyla Barkakoty
Daniel Belling
Andrea Block
Parker Blunt
Kay Bolin
Michael Bradley, Jr.
Emeline Brady
Olivia Brimacombe
Victor Brooks
Blaine Burgess
Cinthia Cadet
Eleanor Carpenter
Coco Charles
Jack Chelsky
Chance Christian
Madisson Christine
Sarah Christner
Charles Clay
Julian Cole
Chelsea Coleman
Andrew Collins
Abigail Condon
Kathleen Connell
Rachel Cook
Jordan Counihan
Terrence Cribbs, Jr.
Brendan Crosby
Anton Cross
Thomas Cullinan
Alexander Cullison
Jacob Cunningham
Elizabeth DeBruyn
Gray Denney
Paige Densmore
Alexander DePillis
Moussa Diarra
Julia Dirkes-Jacks
Nicole Dolcimascolo
Jonathan Dudley
Geneva Duren
Benjamin Ebbs
Clare Eigenbrode
Darin Empereur
Griffin Engel
Sheila Evans
Zhiyuan Fan
Haley Ferru
McKensie Finan
Hannah Fisher
Chloe Fleming
Zowie Fox
Yanna Fritz
Samantha Funk
Joanna Furlan
Amanda Gaal
Ian Gillespie
Lauren Glaser
Jonathan Glinsey
Michael Goecks
Lu Going
Sami Gonfiantini
Gabriel Gonzalez
Kyle Gravit
Ruby Green
Tobin Greenwald
Kaija Groom
Kat Grzeszkiewicz
Sara Guneratne
Hannah Gutelius
Suzanne Guttman
Alondra Guzman
Kaela Hadaway
Emma Hahn
Marissa Hall
Daniel Harris
Sarah Hartz-Martin
Brenden Haskins
Hana Hassanpourgol
Yusuke Hatano
Xavier Haynes
Qian He
Robert Heckner
Priya Heinen
Emmett Hendrickson
Jasa Hinton
Astor Holenchuk
Charlie Holguin
Sophia Hopp
Yu Hou
Zixi Huang
Sadie Humleker
Madison Innis-Skinner
Sabrina Jackson
Kimberly Jimenez
Haoyu Jin
Adrian Johanningmeier
Britney Johnson
Ethan Johnson
Rose Johnson
EmilyAnne Jolie
Mason Jones
Katherine Jossi
Dev Kanani
Rie Kaneko
Jamie Kelly
Tyler Kelly
Zachary Klick
Frances Knaggs
Eleanor Koenig
Justin Kopech
Tyler Korous
Ilyssa Kosova
Arianna Kost
Mikino Kumagai
Yashodhara Kundra
Kathryn LaCost
Michael Lafayette
Hayden Lamphere
Alondra Landa
Linh Anh Le
Minh Le
Garrison Lee
Jamie Lepito
Ellis Lewis
Xiangran Li
Yuyao Li
Zhaoboyin Li
Zhengyue Li
Zongyang Li
Allessandra Liberati
Adriel Limas
Mingming Liu
Kali Lo Ng
Raine Loewen-Thomas
Koleman Lund
Jesse Luong
Therese Lydon
William Maes
Brooke Maglia Batista
Oliver Marchildon
Matthew Martin
Mizuki Matsui
Christopher Mazza
Connor McCloskey
Ian McDonald
Ross McFarland-Porter
Eli McGraw
Chloe McKinley
Kelly McLean
Nico Meersman
William Mertens
Fiona Milchman
Ebony Miller
Seth Miranda
Nadia Mitnick
Nick Dmitry
Garrett Moore, Sr.
Azure Mora
Nayana Morrissey
Hengchun Mu
Molly Muller
Aidan Murphy
John Museus
Robert Musker
YJ Na
Olivia Nasatir
Gjergj Ndoci
Maxine Nelson
Caleb Nghe
Duc Nguyen
Linh Thi Dieu
Jenna Nordin
Matalyn Nowakowski
Giuliana Nuovo
Amelia Nuzzo
Naomi Nyeme
Eder Oceguera
Beryl Odonkor
Guadalupe Orbezo-Perez
Hannah Oxford
Daniel O’Leary
Aidan Paradis
Sydney Parks
Ethan Perel-Wertman
Brett Phillips
Ngwe Phyo
Kaelyn Pineo
Desire Piphus
Molly Pohlman
Megan Pollpeter
Brooke Popkin
Andrei Prikhodko
Victor Pyun
Mustafa Quadir
Garrett Rachal
Faviola Ramirez
Kerry Randazzo
Simone Rawal
Claire Read
Rylee Reed
Shreya Regmi
Meghan Reilly
Claire Rekow-McKee
Andy Rich
Ava Rockafield
Kieran Rodning
Philippe Rollet
Olivia Ruffins
Shelby Russell
Dulce Saenz
Giselle Sanchez
Charles Sandberg
Kaveri Sarkar
Sarah Scheckel
Julia Schoenthal
Keaton Schultz
Benjamin Scott
Jayd Sepulveda
Gabriel Severino
Faiq Shafqat
Erin Shea
Matthew Shea
Broakeen Sheffield
Adhrit Shrestha
Silong Shuai
Mashfik Siddique
Marit Simmons
Katelynn Sinclair
Noah Sisson
Carter Skolnick
Rose Stahl
Sean Steder
Jacob Stein
Corina Şterbeţ
Danielle Strejc
Junfu Su
Tobias Sundheimer
Madison Suttman
Dawes Sutton
Richard Swinford
TianRui Tan
Hiroaki Tani
Shavaise Thomas
Shea Thomas
Robert Thomsen
Colleen Tillis
Adrian Tomby
Sophia Townsend
Lydia Travers
Madeleine Trinco
Catalina Tueros
George Valladares
Jason Venzke
Andrei Vile
Caleb Wachal
Casey Wagner
Jamie Wang
Zipeng Wang
Khamron Wells
Anthony Wendel
Brenna White
Paige Wimbrow
Emma Wise
Jiho Wu
Ziming Wu
Meri Yutong Yang
Yi Ye
Donglin You
Ari Zanger
Jiayi Zhang
Nong Zhang
Yaqiao Zhang
Yixin Zhang
Tianzi Zhao
Xinlang Zhou

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