Levine Scholars

Class of 2027

Jadyn Becoats
Greensboro, NC
Jadyn Becoats
Major: Elementary Education
Greensboro, NC

Jadyn Becoats is a first-year Elementary Education major with a minor in Urban Youth and Communities from Gree

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Samia Bell
Bowie, MD
Samia Bell
Major: Exercise Science
Bowie, MD

Samia Bell is a first-year student from Bowie, Maryland.

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Natalie Doerfler
Calera, AL
Natalie Doerfler
Major: Biology
Calera, AL

Natalie is a first-year student from Calera, Alabama.

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Alyssa Fowler
Cambria Heights, NY
Alyssa Fowler
Major: Political Science
Cambria Heights, NY

Alyssa is a first-year undergraduate student at UNC Charlotte.

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Sindhu Gadiraju
Mooresville, NC
Sindhu Gadiraju
Major: Computer Science
Mooresville, NC

Sindhu Gadiraju, a first-year student from Mooresville, NC, is pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Computer Scie

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Eden Gibson
Morgantown, WV
Eden Gibson
Major: Engineering
Morgantown, WV

Eden is pursuing a Bachelors of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering with a concentration in Biomedical and a

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Jasmine Oliver
Baton Rouge, LA
Jasmine Oliver
Major: Earth and Environmental Sciences
Baton Rouge, LA

Jasmine Oliver is a first year student from Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

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Omar Pasha
Cary, NC
Omar Pasha
Major: Political Science
Cary, NC

Omar Pasha, a first-year Political Science major from Cary, North Carolina, is deeply committed to civic engagement.

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Henry Roe
Charlotte, NC
Henry Roe
Major: Marketing
Charlotte, NC

Henry Roe is a first-year Spanish major with aspirations to utilize the linguistic and cultural tools he learn

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Rohan Salwekar
Apex, NC
Rohan Salwekar
Major: Computer Engineering
Apex, NC

Rohan Salwekar is a first-year Levine and National Merit Scholar from Cary, North Carolina.

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Arnav Sareen
Cary, NC
Arnav Sareen
Major: Computer Science
Cary, NC

Arnav is pursuing a double major in Computer Science and Data Science, intending to focus his studies on machi

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Mallory Schreiber
Finleyville, PA
Mallory Schreiber
Major: Mechanical Engineering
Finleyville, PA

Mallory is pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering with plans to add a concentration in Energ

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Akshara Sisodiya
Gainesville, FL
Akshara Sisodiya
Major: Pre-Health Professions
Gainesville, FL

Akshara Sisodiya is a first-year student from Gainesville, FL.

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Avery Taylor
Marion, NC
Avery Taylor
Major: Earth and Environmental Sciences
Marion, NC

Avery Taylor is a first-year Earth and Environmental Sciences major from Marion, North Carolina.

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Tori Teague
North Wilkesboro, NC
Tori Teague
Major: Communications
North Wilkesboro, NC

Tori is a first year from North Wilkesboro, NC.

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Nubia Terry
Asheboro, NC
Nubia Terry
Major: Business Analytics
Asheboro, NC

Nubia is first-year student from Asheboro, North Carolina, and is currently working towards her Bachelor of Sc

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Sophia Torrebiarte
Corrales, NM
Sophia Torrebiarte
Major: Biology
Corrales, NM

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Alecia Washington
Pfafftown, NC
Alecia Washington
Major: Nursing
Pfafftown, NC

Alecia Washington is from Winston-Salem, North Carolina, pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Nursing with a mino

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Lily Witcher
New Hill, NC
Lily Witcher
Major: Political Science
New Hill, NC

Lily Witcher, a first-year student from New Hill, North Carolina, is currently pursuing a double major in Poli

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Rj Wright
High Point, NC
Rj Wright
Major: Computer Science
High Point, NC

RJ is a first-year scholar from High Point, NC pursuing majors in Computer Science and Data Science, with a co

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Class of 2026

Gracie Bricker
St. Louis, MO
Gracie Bricker
St. Louis, MO

Gracie is pursuing a Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice and Psychology. Post-graduation, she hopes to attend law school with a current focus on pursuing criminal defense or divorce law.

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Arielle Brown
Raleigh, NC
Arielle Brown
Raleigh, NC

Arielle is pursuing a Bachelor of Arts in Biology with a minor in Secondary Education. She aspires to teach high school sciences and eventually advance to education administration.

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Abby Cameron
Apex, NC
Abby Cameron
Apex, NC

Abby is pursuing a Bachelors of Science in Meteorology with a Minor in Communications Studies.

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Kennedy Carpenter
Winston Salem, NC
Kennedy Carpenter
Winston Salem, NC

Kennedy is pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Nursing with a minor in Spanish with the hopes of going into Pediatrics.

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Noor Chima
Streetsboro, OH
Noor Chima
Streetsboro, OH

Noorkaran (Noor) Chima is a second-year Levine Scholar student. She was originally born and raised in Yuba City, California and now lives in Streetsboro, Ohio.

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Jairus Cook
Durham, NC
Jairus Cook
Durham, NC

Jairus is a second-year from Durham, North Carolina, pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering.

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Eli Elk
Chapel Hill, NC
Eli Elk
Chapel Hill, NC

Eli is pursuing a Bachelors of Science degree in Computer Science, concentrating in cybersecurity. He intends to pursue a law degree following completion of his B.S.

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Madison File
Denver, NC
Madison File
Denver, NC

Madison is pursuing a double major in Chemistry and Psychology and is on the pre-medicine track.

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Christian Fuselier
Lafayette, LA
Christian Fuselier
Lafayette, LA

Christian is a second year student from Lafayette, Louisiana. He is currently studying Marketing with a minor in French.

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Allie Grice
Mount Holly, NC
Allie Grice
Mount Holly, NC

Allie is pursuing a Bachelors of Science in Environmental Engineering.

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Annabelle Hill
Chattanooga, TN
Annabelle Hill
Chattanooga, TN

Annabelle is majoring in Political Science, French, and International Studies with a concentration in Peace, Conflict, and Identity Studies.

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Madison Lewis
Floral Park, NY
Madison Lewis
Floral Park, NY

Madison is pursuing a Bachelors of Science in Business Administration with a Marketing concentration and a Communications minor.

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Brian Loza-Gomez
Robbins, NC
Brian Loza-Gomez
Robbins, NC

Brian Loza-Gomez is a second year student from Robbins, North Carolina. He is pursuing a Bachelors of Science in Mechanical Engineering.

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Grace Marlowe
Gastonia, NC
Grace Marlowe
Gastonia, NC

Grace Marlowe is a second year student from Alexis, North Carolina. She is currently pursuing a Bachelors of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Marketing.

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Rayney Maxwell
Shelby, NC
Rayney Maxwell
Shelby, NC

Rayney Maxwell is pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science and a Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry with the hopes of attending medical school after graduation.

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Owen Mitchell
Bowie, MD
Owen Mitchell
Bowie, MD

Owen Mitchell is majoring in Management Information Systems within the Belk College of Business.

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Shashank Pb
Apex, NC
Shashank Pb
Apex, NC

Shashank is pursuing a Bachelor's of Science in Computer Science with a concentration in Bioinformatics and a Bachelor of Science in Biology. He is currently on the pre-medicine track.

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Eden Ramos
Morrisville, NC
Eden Ramos
Morrisville, NC

Eden Ramos is a second year student from Morrisville, North Carolina.

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Jaiden Ramseur
Newton, NC
Jaiden Ramseur
Newton, NC

Jaiden is pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and has focused his civic engagement efforts on food security.

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Tara Solomon
Rolesville, NC
Tara Solomon
Rolesville, NC

Tara is pursuing a Bachelors of Science in Exercise Science and is also studying Spanish to achieve an undergraduate certificate for Spanish-English translation.

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Tashawna Wilkins
Raleigh, NC
Tashawna Wilkins
Raleigh, NC

Tashawna is a second year student from Knightdale, North Carolina. She is currently pursuing a Bachelors of Arts in Sociology with a concentration in Social Problems and Policy.

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Class of 2025

Omer Abdulkareem
Charlotte, NC
Omer Abdulkareem
Charlotte, NC

Omer is a third year student from Charlotte, NC. He is pursing a Bachelors of Science in Biology with a minor in Public Health.

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Liliahna Bedolla
Reedley, CA
Liliahna Bedolla
Reedley, CA

Liliahna Bedolla is pursuing a double major in Marketing and Management with a concentration in Human Resources.

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Sonia Birla
Cary, NC
Sonia Birla
Cary, NC

Sonia is a triple-major pursuing a B.S.B.A in Finance, B.A. in Geography, and B.A. in International Studies.

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Chandu Changalvala
Morrisville, NC
Chandu Changalvala
Morrisville, NC

Chandu Changalvala is a double major in Biology (B.A.) and Psychology (B.S.) with a minor in child and family development.

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DJ Cook
Mooresville, NC
DJ Cook
Mooresville, NC

DJ is majoring in Communication Studies with a concentration in Media and Technology, as well as minoring in French, Theatre, and Film.

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Dhairya Desai
Apex, NC
Dhairya Desai
Apex, NC

Dhairya Desai is a third-year pre-medical student pursuing a B.S. in Chemistry and a B.S. in Biology.

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Rhoen Hoff
Charlotte, NC
Rhoen Hoff
Charlotte, NC

Rhoen is a Charlotte native. At UNC Charlotte, he has had the chance to do amazing research, fine tune his academic interests, and be challenged academically.

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Mia Jammal
Spring, TX
Mia Jammal
Spring, TX

Mia, a third-year student majoring in Economics and International Studies with a concentration in Development & Sustainability, recently studied abroad in Buenos Aires, Argentina, where she sig

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Annabeth Jones
Durham, NC
Annabeth Jones
Durham, NC

Annabeth is a third year at UNC Charlotte and double majoring in Political Science and Philosophy with a minor in Legal Studies.

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Madison Lanai
Franklin, TN
Madison Lanai
Franklin, TN

Madison is enrolled in nursing school and pursuing a minor in psychology.

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Ellie McCutchen
Clemmons, NC
Ellie McCutchen
Clemmons, NC

Ellie is majoring in Political Science, Economics, and Sociology and minoring in Chinese. With the support of the Levine Scholars Program, Ellie has been able to pursue a variety of her interests.

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Micah Ollis
Kernersville, NC
Micah Ollis
Kernersville, NC

Micah is pursuing a degree in Mechanical Engineering with a concentration in Energy Engineering.

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Mackenzie Ridge
Pittsburgh, PA
Mackenzie Ridge
Pittsburgh, PA

MacKenzie is pursuing a Bachelor of Arts in English and Political Science with a minor in History.

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Sylvia Sriniwass
Huntersville, NC
Sylvia Sriniwass
Huntersville, NC

Sylvia is majoring in Finance and International Business and minoring in Italian.

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Joseph Thompson
Kennebunk, ME
Joseph Thompson
Kennebunk, ME

Joseph is majoring in Statistics, Psychology, and French and is excited to study abroad at the Université Paul Valéry in Montpellier, France, during the spring of 2024.

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Kayla Walker
Crofton, MD
Kayla Walker
Crofton, MD

Kayla Walker is pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics and a Bachelor of Science in Public Health.

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William Wells
Folly Beach, SC
William Wells
Folly Beach, SC

William, an Architecture major, was born in Ukraine and adopted at a young age. His keenly interested in geography, history, linguistics, architecture, and design.

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Jamie Williford
Clayton, NC
Jamie Williford
Clayton, NC

Jamie Williford is pursuing a degree in Mathematics for Business.

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Caroline Wingerd
Cary, NC
Caroline Wingerd
Cary, NC

Caroline is pursuing a Bachelors of Fine Arts with a concentration in Print Media. Caroline spent the spring of her second year at the Eugeniusz Geppert Academy of Fine Arts in Wrocław, Poland.

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Class of 2024

Natalie Bates
Kingsport, TN
Natalie Bates
Kingsport, TN

Natalie Bates will graduate with a double major in Operations and Supply Chain Management and Management Information Systems from the Belk College of Business.

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David Buckner
Lowell, NC
David Buckner
Lowell, NC

David is a fourth year scholar and Honors Nursing Student. He is pursuing a Bachelors of Science in Nursing.

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Bryant De Luna-Peralta
La Grange, NC
Bryant De Luna-Peralta
La Grange, NC

Bryant De Luna-Peralta will graduate with a double major in Computer Science and Mathematics, and he's also fast-tracking his way to a master's degree.

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Patrick Deegan
Pittsboro, NC
Patrick Deegan
Pittsboro, NC

Patrick is a fourth year student from Pittsboro, NC.

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Jesse Gonzales-Smith
Albuquerque, NM
Jesse Gonzales-Smith
Albuquerque, NM

Jesse is currently pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Data Science with a minor in English and plans to join the Boston Consulting Group after graduation.

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Kaitlyn Gosline
Holly Springs, NC
Kaitlyn Gosline
Holly Springs, NC

​​Kaitlyn is studying Software Engineering and Outdoor Education. Kaitlyn has focused her civic engagement and service efforts on food justice within the Charlotte area.

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Karsyn Koon
Harrisburg, NC
Karsyn Koon
Harrisburg, NC

Karsyn is completing a major in Political Science, Criminal Justice, and Spanish alongside a minor in International Studies.

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Lucas Le
Wake Forest, NC
Lucas Le
Wake Forest, NC

Lucas Le is a fourth-year student with an aim to increase accessibility to healthcare specifically within the dental sector.

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Malachi McMillan
High Point, NC
Malachi McMillan
High Point, NC

Malachi is a fourth-year Exercise Science student from High Point, North Carolina.

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Mary Messina
Saint Louis, MO
Mary Messina
Saint Louis, MO

Mary is a fourth-year student from St. Louis, Missouri, pursuing three Bachelor of Arts degrees in Political Science, French and International Studies.

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Galen Miller
Boone, NC
Galen Miller
Boone, NC

Galen is pursuing a Bachelors of Arts in Political Science, International Studies, and French. He is also a student in the Early Entry Master of Public Administration program.

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Brenda Morales Flores
Thomasville, NC
Brenda Morales Flores
Thomasville, NC

Brenda is pursuing a B.A in Elementary Education, a minor in Applied Understandings in Global Education, and a Spanish-English Translation Certificate.

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Mia Nguyen
Matthews, NC
Mia Nguyen
Matthews, NC

Mia Nguyen is pursuing a Bachelor of Fine Arts with a concentration in 3D Interdisciplinary Studies and is an installation/mixed media artist, striving to create interactive spaces from nontraditio

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Ife Onasanya
Waxhaw, NC
Ife Onasanya
Waxhaw, NC

Ife is a fourth year student from Waxhaw, North Carolina. He is pursuing a Bachelors of Science in Psychology.

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Jolene Osteen
Hendersonville, NC
Jolene Osteen
Hendersonville, NC

Originally from Brevard, North Carolina, Jolene is a senior at UNC Charlotte majoring in Systems Engineering with a minor in mathematics.

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Roshna Ragunathan
Mooresville, NC
Roshna Ragunathan
Mooresville, NC

Roshna, a fourth-year student from Mooresville, NC, is pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science with a concentration in Bioinformatics, alongside minors in Biology and Chemistry.

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Jamari Tyson
Raleigh, NC
Jamari Tyson
Raleigh, NC

Jamari Tyson will graduate with a double major in Business Analytics and Management Information systems. He is a member of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc.

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Audrey Whisnant
Tucker, GA
Audrey Whisnant
Tucker, GA

Audrey is pursuing a major in Earth and Environmental Sciences with a minor in Outdoor Adventure Leadership.

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Jordane Williams
Fayetteville, NC
Jordane Williams
Fayetteville, NC

Jordane Williams is a fourth year student from Fayetteville, North Carolina.

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Braelin Yarborough
Wendell, NC
Braelin Yarborough
Wendell, NC

Braelin is a third-year student from Wendell, North Carolina. He is currently pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering and a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering.

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Zoe Ziegler
Boise, ID
Zoe Ziegler
Boise, ID

Zoe is currently pursuing Bachelor of Arts degrees in International Studies, Applied Anthropology, and French with minors in Applied Understandings in Global Education and Women's & Gender Stud

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