2020 Scholars

Christian Blackburn, Clemson National Scholars Program

Christian Blackburn

Mount Pleasant, SC

Major:

Wildlife and Fisheries Biology

Campus Involvement and Leadership:

  • Alpha Phi Omega Service Fraternity
  • - Bylaws Representative (Spring 2021)
  • - Scouting Chair (Fall 2021)
  • WSBF-FM Clemson Student Radio DJ

Internship/Research/Learning Experiences:

  • Creative Inquiry: Youth Scholars Program with Dr. LeMahieu
  • Counselor for American Legion Palmetto Boys State Summer Program

Layla Wheelon, Clemson National Scholars Program

Layla Wheelon

Charleston, SC

Major:

Psychology

Minor:

Creative Writing

Campus Involvement and Leadership:

  • C.C.A.R.E. Club — Fall 2020 - Present
  • Dixon Fellows Program — Fall 2020 - Present

Grayson Cliff, Clemson National Scholars Program

Grayson Cliff

Sacramento, CA

Major:

Mechanical Engineering

Minor:

Mathematical Sciences

Campus Involvement and Leadership:

  • Clemson University Jazz Ensemble
  • Clemson University Tiger Band

Internship/Research/Learning Experiences:

  • Creative Inquiry: Origami for Materials with Dr. Martinez-Duarte

Katherine Harland, Clemson National Scholars Program

Katherine Harland

Jacksonville, FL

Major:

Architecture and Mathematical Science

Minor:

Music

Campus Involvement and Leadership:

  • Clemson Habitat for Humanity, Vice President
  • The Pendulum - International Affairs Magazine, Layout Editor
  • Clemson University Symphony Orchestra, Violin
  • Equity in Architecture, Publicity officer
  • American Institute for Architecture Students
  • Dixon Fellows Program

Internship/Research/Learning Experiences:

  • National Scholars Program UPIC Intern (Spring 2021-Present)
  • Bhide and Hall Architects, P.A. (Summer 2021)
  • 100 Fold Summer Studio - Design-Build architecture program - Lakeside, Montana (Summer 2021)

Alyssa Williams, Clemson National Scholars Program

Alyssa Williams

Columbia, SC

Major:

Computer Science, B.A.

Campus Involvement and Leadership:

  • Dixon Fellows
  • Black Honors Association
  • C.C.A.R.E.S.

Internship/Research/Learning Experiences:

  • Creative Inquiry: Digital Wellness Nurse- Applied Biomedical Sensing and Machine Learning in Nursing

Helena Harte, Clemson National Scholars Program

Helena Harte

Fairfax, VA

Major:

Political Science & History

 

Campus Involvement and Leadership:

  • Freshman Council (Fall-Spring 2020)
  • Clemson University Guide Association (Fall 2020-Present)
  • Council of Diversity Affairs (Fall 2020-Present)
  • Historical Student Advisory Committee (Fall 2020-Present)
  • Honors Student Advisory Board (Fall 2020-Present)
  • President of Residential Honors College (Fall 2020-Spring 2020)
  • Research Assistant to Dr. Lemaheiu (Winter 2020-Present)
  • Pi Beta Phi Sorority (Fall 2020-Present)
  • Dixon Fellows Program (Fall 2020-Spring 2020)

Riley Stotzky, Clemson National Scholars Program

Riley Stotzky

Hampton Bays, NY

Major:

Political Science

Campus Involvement and Leadership:

    • Member of Alpha Delta Pi Sorority (Fall 2020-Present)
    • Member of Club Tennis (Fall 2020-Present)

Internship/Research/Learning Experiences:

    • Senatorial Twitter Research with Dr. Jeff Fine (Fall 2020-Present)

Chloe Wright, Clemson National Scholars Program

Chloe Wright

Greenville, SC

Major:

Mechanical Engineering

Minor:

Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences and Spanish Studies

Campus Involvement and Leadership:

  • Spanish Club President (Winter 2020-Present)
  • Society of Women Engineers (Fall 2020-Present)

Internship/Research/Learning Experiences:

  • Fusion Reactor Pump Oil Research with Dr. DeVol (Winter 2020-Present)