STUDENT PROFILES



Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellows

2015-2016

Michael Holmes
Field(s) of Study:  Philosophy
Mentor:  Sam Cumming

Michael Holmes was born in Los Angeles California on September 27 1986. Coming from a single parent household, and in a community where young men join...

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Felipe Huicochea
Field(s) of Study:  Anthropology
Mentor:  Hannah Appel

Felipe Huicochea joins the 2016 MMUF cohort as an Anthropology BA major. He is also part of the 2016 Lemelson Anthropological Scholars Program. He is ...

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Posted in:  2015-2016
Jacob Jauregui
Field(s) of Study:  History
Mentor:  Muriel McClendon

Jacob Jauregui is currently majoring in history at UCLA. His research focuses on homosexuality in early modern England among the nobility and royalty....

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Krislam Junsay
Field(s) of Study:  International Development Studies
Mentor:  Michael Salman

Krislam is one of the 6 students chosen to be a part of the Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellows Program at UCLA. He grew up in the Philippines, and he i...

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Posted in:  2015-2016
Jamaal Muwwakkil
Field(s) of Study:  Applied Linguistics
Mentor:  Hongyin Tao

Jamaal is a 1st year transfer student in the Applied Linguistics department at UCLA. His research involves looking at the linguistic aspects of the c...

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Posted in:  2015-2016
Lolly Sugarman
Field(s) of Study:  Art History
Mentor:  John Papadopoulos

Lolly Sugarman is a third-year Art History major, specifically interested in the ancient art of the Mediterranean and Near East. Lolly finds ancient ...

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Posted in:  2015-2016