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- <div class="row"><div class="col senior-detail"><h2 class="senior-name py-2 m-0"> Melinda Balades </h2><div class="senior-info"><div><em>cum laude</em></div><strong> Business Economics</strong><br/><strong>Environmental Studies: Environmental Justice and Citizenship</strong><br/>Spanish Minor <p class="hometown">Hometown: <strong>Copperas Cove, Texas</strong></p></div><div class="senior-awards"><a href="/commencement/prizes-awards/?name=Melinda Balades"><ul><li>Phi Sigma Iota </li></ul></a></div><div class="senior-quote"><em>“Melinda, you are a rockstar! You’ve made the most of your time at Beloit, double-majoring (economics and environmental studies), studying abroad (Ecuador), and playing lacrosse. Thank you for all your hard work and for being a role model of what is possible!” - Laura Grube</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>