2013 Woodrow Wilson Indiana Teaching Fellows

Andrew Alvarez, Fort Wayne, IN 
Ball State University
• Undergraduate college, class, and major: Purdue University ’12, chemical engineering Math and science tutor for both adult learners and K-12 students; undergraduate researcher on year-long math project, with advanced math training through chemical engineering curriculum; Kaiser Chemical Scholarship winner; high honors graduate, high school; member, varsity track team.  

Bryan DeWitt, Kokomo, IN

Ball State University
• Undergraduate college, class, and major: Ball State University ’12, cell biology (w/ music minor)
• Graduate institution and degree: University of Toledo ’14 (expected), M.S. (molecular biology) Molecular biology researcher with graduate coursework in cancer biology; undergraduate teaching assistant/instructor, introductory chemistry courses/labs; summer intern, Indiana University School of Medicine; Dean’s List student; Ball State University Resident Assistant of the Month; instructor/volunteer, high school marching band; church musician.  

Brigham French, Fishers, IN
Ball State University
• Undergraduate college, class, and major: Utah Valley University ’12, physics
• Graduate institution and degree: Ball State University ’14 (expected), M.S. (physics) College lab instructor, physics; teaching assistant, mathematics; published author, American Astronomical Society; presenter, 2012 American Astronomy Conference; participant, NASA high school outreach program; Society of Physics Students member; Cub Scout Den Leader; assistant director, children’s theater; high school and college rugby player.  
 
KyLeigh Harnish, Muncie, IN
Ball State University
• Undergraduate college, class, and major: Ball State University ’11, biology (Genetics), premedical preparation coursework
• Graduate institution and degree: Ball State University ’13, M.S. (physiology) Dean’s List student, Honors College; member, National Society of Collegiate Scholars, Phi Kappa Phi; graduate assistant, Department of Physiology and Health Science at Ball State; instructor, anatomy labs and lectures; health science and physiology researcher; undergraduate researcher, proteins in white blood cells; hospital volunteer.  

Jarvis Huck, Beverly, OH
Ball State University  
• Undergraduate college, class, and major: Marietta College ’13, mathematics (w/ economics minor) Peer and high school tutor; Dean’s List; member, Kappa Mu Epsilon-Math Honor Society, Omicron Delta Epsilon-Economics Honor Society, Phi Alpha Theta-History Honor Society; Math Club; high school Science Olympiad participant; assistant youth director for local church; farm hand.  

Kyle Penrod, Warren, IN
Ball State University
• Undergraduate college, class, and major: Ball State University ’12, applied mathematics/physics Top 10 student, high school graduating class; high school basketball coach; church missionary, two years, Philippines; quorum president; fluent in Tagalog, Hiligaynon, Karaya.  

Kaitlin (Kate) Richmond, Bloomington, IN
Ball State University
• Undergraduate college, class, and major: Hanover College ’12, biology Behavioral ecology researcher with biology, Earth/space science teaching experience; summa cum laude graduate; member, Tri Beta National Biology, Gamma Sigma Pi honoraries; volunteer, wildlife rehabilitation; teacher, elementary-age students, summer day camp; summer volunteer, science camp for diverse high school students; musician, ukulele, piano, flute, singer; amateur painter.