Opportunity Programs


Phyllis A.H. Breland
315-859-4912 (fax)

The Opportunity Programs office is located in McEwen Hall 104.

Student Achievements

Students in the News Archive

Liuhong Fu '09 received a stipend from the Emerson Foundation Grant to  investigate the Church of the East in collaboration with Professor Williams.
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Ramunas Rozgys '09 researched privitization in Lithuania this summer through the Emerson Foundation Grant program.
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Katherine DeJesus '09 interns as Speech Therapist in AHRC School, Brooklyn, NY over the summer.
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Hai Lin '10 is working on two separate math research projects over the summer with Professor Larry Knop and Associate Professors of Mathematics Sally Cockburn and Timothy Kelly.
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Lydia Rono '11(right) from Eldoret, Kenya is exploring new research during the summer with Assistant Professor of Chemistry Nicole Synder and fellow student Gail Corneau '10 .
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Vanessa Cruz-Santana '10 is interning for KDOC TV, a local television station in Orange County, CA
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Marketa Crandle '10 and Lyndra Vassar '09 in the New York City Program recently visited the United Nations where they had a tour and lunch in the delegates lounge as part of a final student project/presentation.


Zunfeng "Jeff" Chen '08 ( back row center) participated in the 15th Annual Hudson River Undergraduate Math Conference on April 19th at St. Lawrence University.
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Stephanie Ryder '09  is named Hamilton College's Eighth GOLD scholar.
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Nedzada Smajic'10 ( second from right) participated in a 5 day internship in fht Health Experience Learning Program ( HELP) through St. Elizabeth Medical Center in Utica during spring break.
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 Asia Agers '09 ( on right) won the McKinney Prize public speaking award for the class of 2009 on Saturday, March 8,2008.
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Henok Alemayo '10 and Mikhail Bell '08 ( first and second from left) traveled to Boston, MA for the Harvard National Model United Nations Conference  on Feb 14-17, 2008.
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Nonny Chizea '08
 interning at the Obsever-Dispatch in Utica, NY, had her article about Easter picked up by Gatehouse News Service.
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Henok Alemayo '10 ( front row, 3rd from right) traveled to Germany January 2-6,2008 to participate in the International Model European Union Conference. He was one of 11 Hamilton Students attending this Leviitt center sponsored trip.
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Samantha Royes '08 ( front row, left of speaker) and Marie Piayai '10( back row, right of speaker met with Ambassador Wendy Chamberlin (retired), president of the Middle East Institute during their Program in Washington, DC. 


August Keating '10 ( 5th from left)traveled to NYC with the Hamilton College Association of Women in Economics and Government (HCAWEG)on October 19, 2007 to attend a conference sponsored by the National  Minority Business Council.
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Abigail Cole '08 ( seated center) and August Drew ( Syngen) Kanassatega '08 (seated at Abigail's left) met with U.S.Representative Michael A. Arcuri On Ocotber 16,2007 during their Hamilton Program in Washington D.C.
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