Thank You

Student Stories



Morgan Overcash ’18

“I’m so grateful there are donors who understand how important these experiences. Studying abroad isn’t all sunshine and rainbows, but those challenges are crucial to becoming independent, creative adults.”

Recipient of The H. Michael Weaver International Studies Program Fund


Michelle Mason ’18

“Michelle Mason ’18 contributes to our community by using her acting skills to connect with kids.”

Recipient of The International Honors College Travel Fund


Sarah Hamrick ’08, ’18 MSW

As the inaugural recipient of Jennifer’s scholarship in the JMSW, Sarah Hamrick ’09, ’18 MSW wrote the next chapter in this story of love and perseverance.

Recipient of The Jennifer Ann McLamb Whitaker Graduate Scholarship in The Joint Master of Social Work Program


Danielle Kinne ’16 MFA

“In honor of Kristina, please care for your family and your friends, speak to the stranger on the street, hold tight to your ideals, and on every opportunity—DANCE.”

Recipient of The Kristina Larson Graduate Dance Fund


Megan Mead

“I’m a Veteran, a Mom and a UNC Greensboro Nursing Student.”

Megan Mead

Recipient of the Scurry Family Scholarship


Nicholas Smurthwaite

“From First-Gen to Full Professor.”

Nicholas Smurthwaite

Recipient of the Matthew E. Russ and Ann Fitzmaurice Scholarship


Tatiana Molina-Marciales

“Pay It Forward.”

Tatiana Molina-Marciales

Recipient of the Maria Eulalia Donoso Conde International Student Scholarship


Tucker Daniel

“Sharing the Gift of Music.”

Tucker Daniel

Recipient of the Jeanne M. and Charles M. Hassell, Jr. Music Scholarship


Ricardo “Ric” Hannon ’18

“The scholarship meant a lot, especially as a non-traditional student. It gave me the support and freedom to study and build the skills and mentorships I need to make a new kind of difference.”

Recipient of the Maggie E. Davis Scholarship


Anna Poteat ’17

“The legacy of Jim Allen continues to inspire and facilitate the work of leaders such as Anna Poteat.”

Recipient of the James H. Allen Student Leader Scholarship