Global Education for All Steering Committee and Fellows

Guiding Development and Implementation

To guide further development and implementation of Global Education for All, Global Affairs has convened a campuswide Steering Committee whose members engage with each school and college, as well as the student body, Academic Senate, Academic Federation, Staff Assembly, and other key units supporting student life and learning.

Steering Committee

  • Raquel Aldana, School of Law
  • Eleftheria Arapoglou, Academic Federation
  • Ashwin Aravindakshan, Graduate School of Management
  • Ken Barnes, Internship and Career Center, Student Affairs and Campus Diversity
  • Kimberly Bellows, Global Learning Hub, Global Affairs
  • Beth Callahan, Peter J. Shields Library
  • Ricardo Castro, College of Engineering
  • Whitney Cheung, Office of Research
  • Pat Conrad, School of Veterinary Medicine
  • Esther Delozier, College of Letters and Science
  • Aliki Dragona, Global Learning Hub, Global Affairs
  • Sue Ebeler, College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
  • Jaimey Fisher, College of Letters and Science
  • Zak Frieders, Global Learning Hub, Global Affairs
  • Vickie Gomez, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
  • Kerry Hasa, Staff Assembly and School of Education
  • Jacob Hosier, Continuing and Professional Education
  • Alinia Kaijely, College of Biological Sciences
  • Michael Lazzara, Global Affairs
  • Stacey Muse, Public Scholarship and Engagement
  • Atul Parikh, Committee on International Education, Academic Senate
  • Joanna Regulska, Global Affairs
  • Ericka Reynolds, Student Development, Student Affairs and Campus Diversity
  • Michael Schick, Human Health Sciences and School of Medicine
  • Joseph Sorenson, College of Letters and Science
  • Dawn Takaoglu, Undergraduate Education
  • Xue Tao, Graduate Education and Graduate Studies 
  • Matt Traxler, Undergraduate Education
  • Laura Van Auker, Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing
  • Wesley Young, Services for International Students and Scholars, Global Affairs
  • Philipp Zerbe, College of Biological Sciences
  • Paulina Zielinska Crook, School of Veterinary Medicine

Global Education for All Fellows 

The Global Education for All Fellows are a campuswide student committee created to further develop and implement Global Education for All—a goal aiming to provide 100% of our undergraduate, graduate, and professional students with global learning opportunities that change their lives and our world.

Global Education for All Fellows work on special projects in student teams, receive professional development support, and have opportunities to network with leaders across campus.

2019-20 Global Education for All Fellows outside the International Center on campus.
The 2019-20 UC Davis Global Education for All Fellows outside the International Center on campus.

2021-22 Global Education for All Fellows

Student Leaders

  • Anca Barcu, M.S. student, horticulture and agronomy, College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
  • Mandeep Singh Basson, Ph.D. student, civil and environmental engineering, College of Engineering
  • Irina Chukhray, Ph.D. student, sociology, College of Letters and Science
  • Patrick Cunningham, Ph.D. student, civil engineering, College of Engineering
  • Esther DeLozier, Ph.D. student, ethnomusicology, College of Letters and Science
  • Audrey Geise, Ph.D. student, soils and biogeochemistry, College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences

Fellows

  • Sarai Acosta, M.S. student, international agricultural development, College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
  • Vanessa Alvarez Reyes, undergraduate student, community and regional development, College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
  • Charles (Kiki) Crawford, Ph.D. student, physiology, College of Biological Sciences
  • Ece Deniz, Ph.D. student, materials science and engineering, College of Engineering
  • Helen Fann, Ph.D. student, human development, College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
  • Melisa Gulseren, Ph.D. student, electrical engineering, College of Engineering
  • Çağrı Güzel, Ph.D. student, education/second language acquisition, School of Education
  • Pooja Hazra, Ph.D. student, history, College of Letters and Science
  • Kate Johnson, undergraduate student, general statistics, College of Letters and Science
  • Akshaya Karthikeyan, undergraduate student, cell biology, College of Biological Sciences
  • Rafiur Rahman Khan, M.S. student, transportation studies, College of Engineering
  • Andy King, Ph.D. student, philosophy, College of Letters and Science
  • Andy Li, undergraduate student, managerial economics, College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
  • Rawlings Lyle, M.D. student, School of Medicine
  • Sophia Mares de Juan, undergraduate student, international relations and sociology, College of Letters and Science
  • Ben Mattison, Ph.D. student, biomedical engineering, College of Engineering
  • Marina Mautner, Ph.D. student, hydrologic sciences, College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
  • Nadia Moukanni, Ph.D. student, soils and biogeochemistry, College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
  • Paula Nguyen, MBA student, Graduate School of Management
  • Carolina Minami Oguchi, Ph.D. student, computer science, College of Letters and Science
  • Evan Pearson, undergraduate student, international relations, College of Letters and Science
  • Lena Ray, undergraduate student, biochemical engineering, College of Engineering
  • Kabir Sahni, undergraduate student, communications and international relations, College of Letters and Science
  • Wendong Song, undergraduate student, computer science, College of Letters and Science
  • Amarachi Ugwu, undergraduate student, sociology, College of Letters and Science
  • Johanna Vega-Garcia, Ph.D. student, education, School of Education
  • Sandy Xie, undergraduate student, landscape architecture, College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
  • Felicia Yen, B.S., cell biology '20, College of Biological Sciences
  • Yirong Zhan, undergraduate student, psychology, College of Letters and Science
  • Sophie Zhu, Ph.D. student, epidemiology, School of Veterinary Medicine

Past Global Education for All Fellows

  • 2020-21 Global Education for All Fellows
  • Student Leaders

    Kavya Achyutuni, undergraduate student, pharmaceutical chemistry, College of Letters and Sciences

    Irina Chukhray, Ph.D. student, sociology, College of Letters and Sciences

    Patrick Cunningham, Ph.D. student, civil and environmental engineering, College of Engineering

    Esther DeLozier, Ph.D. student, ethnomusicology, College of Letters and Sciences

    Alina Kajley, undergraduate student, global disease biology, College of Biological Sciences

    Nadia Moukanni, Ph.D. student, soils and biogeochemistry, College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences

    Fellows

    Pratibha Agarwal, M.S. student, computer science, College of Letters and Sciences

    Haley Ali, undergraduate student, cell biology, College of Biological Sciences

    Anca Barcu, M.S. student, horticulture and agronomy, College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences

    Jinguang Chai, undergraduate student, mathematics, College of Letters and Sciences

    Charles “Kiki” Crawford, Ph.D. student, molecular, cellular, and integrative physiology, College of Biological Sciences

    Audrey Geise, Ph.D. student, soils and biogeochemistry, College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences

    Andressa Vidigal Rosenberg, Ph.D. student, musicology, College of Letters and Sciences

    Esra Hawsawi, undergraduate student, materials science and engineering, College of Engineering

    Kate Johnson, undergraduate student, general statistics, College of Letters and Sciences

    Akshaya Karthikeyan, undergraduate student, cell biology, College of Biological Sciences

    Stacy Kim, DVM student, School of Veterinary Medicine

    Charlene Lujan Vega, Ph.D. student, pharmacology and toxicology, College of Biological Sciences and College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences

    Sophia Mares de Juan, undergraduate student, international relations and sociology, College of Letters and Sciences

    Ben Mattison, Ph.D. student, biomedical engineering, College of Engineering

    Marina Mautner, Ph.D. student, hydrologic sciences, College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences

    Carolina Minami Oguchi, Ph.D. student, computer science, College of Letters and Sciences

    Isabelle Pai, Ph.D. student, psychology, College of Letters and Sciences

    Lena Ray, undergraduate student, biochemical engineering, College of Engineering

    Jessica Rudder, Ph.D. student, agricultural resource economics, College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences

    Melody Sie, undergraduate student, international relations, College of Letters and Sciences

    Mandeep Singh Basson, Ph.D. student, civil and environmental engineering, College of Engineering

    Wendong Song, undergraduat student, undeclared major

    Johanna Vega-Garcia, Ph.D. student, School of Education

    Felicia Yen, B.S., '20, cell biology, College of Biological Sciences

  • 2019-20 Global Education for All Fellows
  • Student Leaders

    Nehal Jain, undergraduate student, managerial economics and design, College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences and College of Letters and Science 

    Alina Kajley, undergraduate student, global disease biology, College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences

    Paul Kasemsap, Ph.D. student, horticulture and agronomy, College of Agricultural and
    Environmental Sciences

    Fellows

    Kavya Achyutuni, undergraduate student, biochemistry and molecular biology, College of Biological Sciences

    Marielle Berman, MBA student, Graduate School of Management

    Balvinder Chand, undergraduate student, sustainable environmental design, College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences

    Irina Chukhray, Ph.D. student, sociology, College of Letters and Science

    Patrick Cunningham, Ph.D. student, civil and environmental engineering, College of Engineering

    Esther DeLozier, Ph.D. student, ethnomusicology, College of Letters and Science

    Andressa Goncalves-Vidigal, Ph.D. student, musicology, College of Letters and Science

    Esra Hawsawi, undergraduate student, materials science and engineering, College of Engineering 

    Stacy Kim, DVM student, School of Veterinary Medicine

    Marina Mautner, Ph.D. student, hydrologic sciences, College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences

    Nadia Moukanni, Ph.D. student, soils and biogeochemistry, College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences

    Adebola “Bola” Olarewaju, Ph.D. student, Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing

    Nahrain Rasho, Ph.D. student, political science, College of Letters and Science

    David Soltero, undergraduate student, Chicana/o studies and English, College of Letters and Science

    Hasitha Tumu, undergraduate student, applied physics, College of Letters and Science

    Johanna Vega-Garcia, Ph.D. student, School of Education

    Felicia Yen, undergraduate student, cell biology, College of Biological Sciences

    Marwa Zafarullah, Ph.D. student, integrative genetics and genomics, College of Biological Sciences

More Information

Visit the Global Education for All webpages to find out more about the initiative. To learn more about giving opportunities, please see our Global Affairs Giving page. To learn more about giving opportunities, please see our Global Affairs Giving page.

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