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Hynes Scholars 2015-2016 Cohort


Magnolia Ditzler

Major/Minor: Gender Studies, Hispanic Studies and Philosophy minor

Favorite Inspirational Woman: Francoise d'Eaubonne

Favorite Leadership Quote: "Setting out to do something with your life is like sitting down to eat a moose. Nobody ever did anything successfully with their life. Instead they did something with their day.

Each day... Let the moose run. Eat some blueberries."  -Douglas Wood


Annie Dockendorf

Major/Minor: Biology, Psychology

Favorite Inspirational Woman: Malala Yousafzai

Favorite Leadership Quote: "People who are crazy enough to think they can change the world are the ones that do." -Steve Jobs


Emily Webster

Major/Minor: Communication, Hispanic Studies

Favorite Inspirational Woman: My Grandma

Favorite Leadership Quote: "Leadership is the capacity to translate vision into reality." -Warren Bennis


Gabbie Harvey

Major/Minor: Psychology, Chemistry minor

Favorite Inspirational Woman: Jane Goodall and Alice Paul

Favorite Leadership Quote: "Stay hungry, stay foolish." -Steve Jobs


Hannah Kosel

Major/Minor: Natural Science, Pre-Physical Therapy

Favorite Inspirational Woman: Nadia Gomez, Leslie Knope, and Taylor Swift

Favorite Leadership Quote: "As you navigate through the rest of your life, be open to collaboration. Other people and other people's ideas are often better than your own. Find a group of people who challenge and inspire you, spend a lot of time with them and it will change your life." -Amy Poehler


Jamie McCarthy

Major/Minor: English, Hispanic Studies minor

Favorite Inspirational Woman: Nellie Bly

Favorite Leadership Quote: To see the world, things dangerous to come to, to see behind walls, draw closer, to find each other and to feel. That is the purpose of life." -Life Magazine


Maddie Barclay

Major/Minor: Nursing

Favorite Inspiration Woman:  Maya Angelou

Favorite Leadership Quote: "Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail." -Ralph Waldo Emerson


Amanda Price

Major/Minor: Accounting, Music minor

Favorite Inspirational Woman: My Grandma

Favorite Leadership Quote: "I am you and you are me, we are us and we are we." -Anonymous


Breana Burggraff

Major/Minor: Communication, Theater

Favorite Inspirational Woman: Mother Teresa

Favorite Leadership Quote: "Just don't give up trying to do what you really want to do. Where there is love and inspiration, I don't think you can go wrong." -Ella Fitzgerald


Zelda Wear

Major/Minor: Elementary Education, Math minor

Favorite Inspirational Woman: Amy Poehler

Favorite Leadership Quote: "Great people do things before they're ready. They do things before they know they can do it. Doing what you're afraid of, getting out of your comfort zone, taking risks like that- that's what life is." -Amy Poehler