Student Testimonials

Kenzie Knight ’23

“I loved my time as a Figge Fellow! The fellowship gave me the opportunity to explore a topic I am passionate about and in the process helped to refine my career aspirations. Through this experience, I learned and grew so much as a student, writer, and person.” Kenzie Knight ’23 – College of Arts and Sciences, major: Biology of Global Health

Rodrigo Perales ’22

“The Figge Fellowship gave me all the support I needed to do research on a topic I had always wanted to study. With the help of my advisor, I became a better researcher, and it opened my eyes to the importance of Catholic Social Thought in the study of history.” Rodrigo Perales ’22 – College of Arts and Sciences, majors: Political Economy and Philosophy