Nancy Anosike

Dallas, TX | Economics, African American Diaspora Studies | 2018 Nancy Anosike is a junior in the College of Arts & Science at Vanderbilt University. She is from Dallas, TX although she was born in Imo State, Nigeria. Nancy is a double major in Economics and African-American and Diaspora Studies with a minor in French. This…

Zoe Brown

Denville, NJ | Sociology, Computer Science | 2019 Originally from Denville, New Jersey, Zoe is a sophomore studying Sociology and Computer Science. She is also studying Arabic and hopes to further develop her knowledge of the language while she lives with a host family in Rabat, Morocco this summer. While living in Rabat, Zoe will partner with a local NGO…

Naomi Chan

Pleasanton, CA | Cognitive Studies | 2018 Naomi Chan is a junior from the San Francisco Bay Area, and is a Cognitive Studies major. This summer, she will be working with Operation Groundswell (OG), a service that provides ethical volunteering opportunities, educational programming, and fully immersive experiences. Through OG, Naomi will be volunteering with Rabbis for Human Rights,…

Sophia Druffner

Dallas, TX | Applied Mathematics, Violin Performance, Pre-Med Track | 2019 This summer, Sophie will volunteer for three weeks in Camden, New Jersey at the Camden Health Care Coalition and Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic hospital. She is extremely interested in how effective preventative health care systems can lower emergency room visits in patients with chronic health…

Agatha Fenech

Cedar Falls, IA | Political Science, English, Women’s and Gender Studies | 2019 Agatha, originally from Cedar Falls, Iowa, is a sophomore in the College of Arts and Sciences. She is majoring in Political Science with minors in English and Women’s and Gender Studies. This summer, she will be going on the Vanderbilt Office of Active Citizenship and…

Raquel Gibson-Starks

Chandler, AZ | Child Development | 2018 Raquel Gibson-Starks is a junior from Chandler, Arizona. She is in Vanderbilt’s Peabody College of Education and Human Development and will be graduating with a degree in child development in the Spring of 2018. This summer, Raquel will be serving in Rabat, Morocco alongside local organizations. Raquel is looking forward to…

Bri’Andra Grantham

Gainesville, FL | Medicine, Health and Society, Pre-Nursing Track | 2017 Bri Grantham, from Gainesville, FL, is a MHS major who is working toward a degree on the Pre-Nursing tract. Due to the funds provided by the Nichols Humanitarian Fund, she will be traveling to Quito, Ecuador through the Office of Active Citizenship and Service. This summer, she will…

McKenzie Green

Austin, TX | Human & Organizational Development, Public Policy | 2020 McKenzie is a first year student from Austin, Texas. She is double majoring in Human & Organizational Development and Public Policy. McKenzie will be working with Project Rishi in Pamulaparthi, India. Her team will be working with primary and secondary schools in this village to…

Laura Gronauer

Winchester, VA| Vanderbilt University Law School Laura is a rising second-year law student from Winchester, VA. This summer, Laura will be working for the Justice Defenders Program at the American Bar Association Center for Human Rights in Washington, DC. The program provides pro bono legal assistance to human rights advocates who suffer harassment in retaliation…

Lauryn Hardy

Chantilly, VA | Economics, Medicine, Health and Society | 2018 Lauryn is from Chantilly, Virginia. A member of the class of 2018, Lauryn is double majoring in Economics and Medicine, Health, and Society.  In the summer of 2017, Lauryn will be living in Rabat, Morocco as a part of the OACS Global Service Program. While there, Lauryn will…

Jeremy (Britt) Hatcher

Dacula, GA | Human and Organizational Development, Health and Human Services | 2017 Britt Hatcher is a senior in Peabody College at Vanderbilt University. He is from Dacula, GA. Britt is an HOD- HHS major and will be attending medical school next year. His Nichols Fund Project involves participating in an internship with Primeros Pasos, a rural health…

Jordan Henderson

St. Louis, MO | Engineering Science | 2018 Jordan Henderson is a junior, Engineering Science major from St. Louis, Missouri. This summer, Jordan will be serving communities in London, England through Vanderbilt’s Office of Active Citizenship and Service (OACS) Summer Service Program. This two-part program includes pre-trip training and informational sessions followed by six weeks…