2019 BOLD Cohort

BOLD Women's Leadership Network LogoThe Inaugural BOLD Cohort

Through a competitive application process, 9 exceptional students were selected for the inaugural BOLD cohort at UConn. These students represent a diverse set of interests, skills, identities, and project concepts; you can view their profiles in the slideshow below. The names, school/college affiliations, and majors of the Scholars in BOLD Cohort 1 are:

Thalia Fuentes ’20 (CLAS, BUS), Political Science & Management

Abigail Lafontan ’20 (CLAS), Political Science

Xinyu Lin ’20 (ENG), Civil Engineering

Tanya Miller ’20 (CLAS), Physiology and Neurobiology

Katharine Morris ’20 (CLAS), Cognitive Science & Anthropology

Himaja Nagireddy ’20 (CLAS), Physiology and Neurobiology & Sociology

Sofia Nieto ’20 (CLAS), Chemistry

Valeria Popolizio ’20 (CLAS), Political Science & Human Rights

Kathleen Renna ’20 (CAHNR), Diagnostic Genetic Sciences