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Serenity Bennett (UNC ’23) inducted to Phi Beta Kappa

April 13, 2022 Comments Off on Serenity Bennett (UNC ’23) inducted to Phi Beta Kappa

The Robertson Scholars Leadership Program is pleased to congratulate Serenity Bennett (UNC ’23) on her induction to Phi Beta Kappa. Serenity is one of two hundred and thirty-six Carolina students…

Six First Year Scholars Join the Class of 2025

February 24, 2022 Comments Off on Six First Year Scholars Join the Class of 2025

The Robertson Scholars Leadership Program is happy to congratulate and welcome six new First-Year students to its current Class of 2025 Scholars. The Scholars selected represent some of the brightest…

Two Robertson Scholars win Schwarzman Scholarship

December 13, 2021 Comments Off on Two Robertson Scholars win Schwarzman Scholarship

The Robertson Scholars Leadership Program is proud to announce that two members of the Class of 2022 have been awarded the prestigious Schwarzman Scholarship. Jessica Edelson (Duke ’22) & Samuel…

Alexis Dennis: Using Data for Change

November 22, 2021 Comments Off on Alexis Dennis: Using Data for Change

Alexis Dennis (UNC ’11) is committed to eliminating health disparities in communities. Her research on how geography has mattered in understanding COVID-19 mortality is the garnering attention from The Measure…

Celebrating Neurodiversity at Work

November 4, 2021 Comments Off on Celebrating Neurodiversity at Work

Cait Rosica (UNC ’18) is committed to increasing employment access for all people. “We’re hoping to get to a point in the job application process where neurodivergent candidates can ask…

Robertson Express: Rider Access Restored

November 1, 2021 Comments Off on Robertson Express: Rider Access Restored

The Robertson Scholars Leadership Program is pleased to announce the restoration of access to the Robertson Express for all members of the Duke & University of North Carolina at Chapel…

Jake Gerardi (UNC ’24) on their Commitments to the Carolina Indian Circle

October 18, 2021 Comments Off on Jake Gerardi (UNC ’24) on their Commitments to the Carolina Indian Circle

Jake Gerardi (UNC ’24) shares their commitment to the Carolina Indian Circle, and their role as Political Action Chair for the organization.

Rasheca Logendran (Duke ’20) Named to Inaugural Class of Samvid Scholars

October 14, 2021 Comments Off on Rasheca Logendran (Duke ’20) Named to Inaugural Class of Samvid Scholars

The Robertson Scholars Leadership Program is proud to congratulate Rasheca Logendran (Duke ’20) on being selected to join the inaugural class of Samvid Scholars. The scholarship provides up to $100,000…

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Jenna Smith (Duke ’25) on Fighting the Stigma surrounding TS

October 13, 2021 Comments Off on Jenna Smith (Duke ’25) on Fighting the Stigma surrounding TS

Jenna Smith (Duke ’25) was recently featured in an article by the Essex News Daily regarding her role as a youth advocate for the NJ Center for Tourette Syndrome. In…

Transforming Public Systems for Public Good

September 3, 2021 Comments Off on Transforming Public Systems for Public Good

“No one’s path is linear, unless you design it that way. The field I work in now did not exist when I was in college.” So, Caroline Whistler (Duke ’08)…