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Congratulations to our Winter 2015 English students

Our Winter 2015 English students' work was recognized on the de Saisset exhibit at Santa Clara University.

Congratulations to the following freshman whose reviews of current de Saisset Museum exhibits, written for English 2A Critical Thinking and Writing II: Art, Culture & Social Justice, have been selected for publication on the museum's website.

Arya Faili

Arya Faili is a freshman Engineering student at Santa Clara University.  In his free time he enjoys photography as it allows him to unwind from his studies, express himself, and enlighten the lives of others.

Patterson Jaffurs

Patterson Jaffurs is a freshman Computer Science and Engineering student. He enjoys reading, swimming, and playing video games.

Zain Umerani

Zain Umerani is currently a freshman at Santa Clara University majoring in Computer Science and Engineering. In his free time he likes to code, bike, read, or surf the web.

Chonsa Schmidt

Chonsa Schmidt, a freshman at Santa Clara University, came from Honolulu, Hawaii to major in molecular bioengineering. She currently works in the Office of Undergraduate Admission as a Student Ambassador, plays Ultimate Frisbee, and is an active member of Engineers without Borders.