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CASI Announces Winners of Summer 2017 Travel Funds Competition

Aravind Eye Care Systems

Matthew Andersen C W'20, Vagelos Program in Life Science and Management, Major Undeclared, Madurai, Tamil Nadu

Aime Bienfait Igiraneza C'20, Major Undeclared, Madurai, Tamil Nadu

Quanquan Nguyen C'19, Biological Basis of Behavior, Pondicherry, Tamil Nadu

Maggie Taylor C'19, Health and Societies, Pondicherry, Tamil Nadu


LEAP Skills Academy 

Hari Magge C'18, Political Science, Chemistry, New Delhi

Jodi Marcus C'18, Urban Studies, New Delhi

William Trang C'19, Cognitive Science, New Delhi



Nicholas Castoria C'19, Economics, New Delhi

Soomin Shin C'19, Politics, Philosophy and Economics, New Delhi


Naandi Foundation

Taylor Cooper C'19, Health and Societies, Araku Valley, Andhra Pradesh

Luisa Gabriela Salcedo Juarez C'19, Economics, Araku Valley, Andhra Pradesh


Public Health Foundation of India

Nancy Cui W C'18, Vagelos Program in Life Science and Management, Undeclared, Gurgaon, Harayana

Ila Sethi C'20, Biological Basis of Behavior, Gurgaon, Harayana


Shahi Exports 

Gabrielle Harrigan C'18, Political Science, International Relations, Bangalore, India

Joshua Jordan C'18, Health and Societies, Bangalore, India

Lawrence Perry C'18, Political Science, Bangalore, India

Zeba Raisa Shah C'19, Political Science, Bangalore, India


Samaj Pragati Sahayog

Alexa Breyfogle W'20, Business Economics and Public Policy, Dewas, Madhya Pradesh

Kameron Fisher C'19, International Relations, Dewas, Madhya Pradesh


2017 CASI Travel Funds for Research Winners

Olivia Hess, School of Arts and Sciences, Biological Basis of Behavior, Expected Graduation 2018
Optimizing counseling in Aravind Eye Hospital’s glaucoma clinic: Using Mid-Level Ophthalmic Personnel (MLOP) interviews and patient outcomes to develop an individualized approach to patient education

Sirus Libero, School of Design, Ph.D. Candidate, City and Regional Planning
Planning on the Edge: Water Conflicts in Mumbai’s Periphery

Kristina Nielsen, School of Arts and Sciences, Ph.D. Candidate, Anthropology
Neutralizing English: A Study of Emergent Standards of Indian English