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2016 Scholars

Natalie DellaMaria, Clemson National Scholars Program

Natalie DellaMaria

Crystal Lake, IL


Computer Science

Campus Involvement and Leadership:

Alpha Lambda Delta Honor Society, Clemson Outdoor Recreation and Education Trip Leader, Kappa Delta Sorority

Internship/Research/Learning Experiences:

EUREKA! 2016 Summer Program: researched for 5 weeks in Dr. Ethan Kung's Cardiovascular Modeling and Experimentation Research Lab

6 week study abroad and travel experience at Stellenbosch University in South Africa

Dylan Erikson, Clemson National Scholars Program

Dylan Erikson

Greensboro, NC


Psychology and Political Science

Campus Involvement and Leadership:

Tigers Together to Stop Suicide (Fall 2017-Present), Clemson UNICEF (Advocacy Chair, Fall 2017-Present), Honors Student Advisory Board (Student Outreach Sub-Committee Chair, Spring 2018-Present), Alpha Lambda Delta Honors Society, Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society, Intramural Sports (Flag Football, Soccer, Volleyball, Water Polo)

Internship/Research/Learning Experiences:

Dixon Global Policy Scholar, Suicide Prevention Creative Inquiry with Dr. Heidi Zinzow and Dr. Martie Thompson (Fall 2017-Present), Sleep and Sleep Loss Creative Inquiry with Dr. June Pilcher (Spring 2018-Present)

Advocacy Day (State Leader for South Carolina, 2017 & 2018), National Scholars Program UPIC Intern (Fall 2017-Present), National Scholars Values of National Parks Maymester Trip to Alaska (May 2018)

National Scholars Summer Study Abroad at Stellenbosch University, South Africa (Summer 2017)

Charlie Gallentine, Clemson National Scholars Program

Charlie Gallentine

Lincoln, NE


Computer Engineering


Computer Science & Math

Campus Involvement and Leadership:

CUhackit Hackathon website development lead (2017-2018), Intramural Sports, NASA Micro-g NExT Creative Inquiry team leader (2017), Dixon Fellows Program (2016-17), Club Crew (2016-17)

Internship/Research/Learning Experiences:

Software Engineering Intern at Honeybee Robotics Flight Systems Group (2018)

National Scholars Webmaster Intern (2017-)

Yelp Dataset Challenge (2017-)

Robotics Creative Inquiry (2017)

Carly Malcolm, Clemson National Scholars Program

Carly Malcolm

High Point, NC


Spanish Language & International Health


Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies

Campus Involvement and Leadership:

Foundation for the International Medical Relief of Children (FIMRC), Honors Ambassador, Clemson College Democrats, Clemson UNICEF Advocacy Team, Honors Community Service Group (HCSG), Intramural Sports

Internship/Research/Learning Experiences:

National Scholars Community Engagement Intern (2017-),

Dixon Global Policy Scholars,

Alternative Break Program Spring Break in Nashville, TN focused on women's issues and youth in crisis,

UNICEF Student Summit

Callahan Moore, Clemson National Scholars Program

Callahan Moore

El Paso, TX


Political Science


German Studies

Campus Involvement and Leadership:

Model United Nations Secretary General, Dixon Global Policy Scholar, Honors Ambassador, Reformed University Fellowship

Internship/Research/Learning Experiences:

2017 Dixon Global Policy Scholars Europe trip

Model United Nations Conference in Rome

American Diplomacy and Politics Washington, D.C. trip

Peter Sterckx, Clemson National Scholars Program

Peter Sterckx

Mt. Pleasant, SC


Mechanical Engineering



Campus Involvement and Leadership:

Clemson Undergraduate Student Government (Senate), General Engineering Undergraduate Teaching Assistant, ITSAB, ALD Honors Society, Piano

Internship/Research/Learning Experiences:

Creative Inquiry on Origami and Carbon Composites