Link Graduates

A cross section of LINK Collegiate Scholars who received college and post baccalaureate degree this year.

Class of 2010

Aminat Agaba
College – Colgate University
Degree – B.A. English

Mentor – Carrie Sawyer

Helina Asefa
College – Lawrence University
Degree – B.A. Psychology

Mentors – Paul & Karen Roy – Julia & Rhett Skubis

Lia Berhane
College – DePauw University
Degree – B.A. Anthropology

Mentors – Rebecca Girsch

Anthony Boddy
College – Illinois State University
Degree – B.S. Engineering Technology

Mentors – Richard A. Lobo

Kelley Brown
College – Bates College
Degree – B.A. American Cultural Studies

Mentor – Majorie Miller-Kihn

Paula Clarke
College – Southern Illinois University – Edwardsville
Degree – B.S. Elementary Education

Mentor – Deborah D. Thomas

Chriss Dunson
College – Bradley University
Degree – B.A. Criminal Justice & Sociology

Mentors – Rudy & Martiza Byron

Demarius Edwards
College – Williams University
Degree – B.A. Psychology

Mentor – Robert Dalton Summers, Jr.

Chelsea Farkye
College – Colgate University
Degree – B.A. Sociology & Anthropology

Mentors – Nancy Baker & Scott Epskamp

Dominique Finley
College – Dominican University
Degree – B.A. Clinical Psychology

Mentors – Steve & Peggy Diamond

Helen Gaim
College – University of Pittsburgh
Degree – B.S. Psychology

Mentor – Leslie Girsch

Rosa Gebreselassie
College – University of Missouri – Columbia
Degree – B.A. Health Sciences

Mentors – David J. & Suzu G. Neithercut

Heather Guy
College – Grinnell College
Degree – B.A. Theater

Mentor – Lisa A. Hillier

Darla Harrison
College – Northern Illinois University
Degree – B.A. Public Health

Mentors – Jeff Howard & Jo Ellen Scully

Stephen Hudson
College – Stanford University
Degree – B.S. Computer Science

Mentors – David Berry & Shelly Hines

Elizabeth Humphrey
College – Bowdoin College
Degree – B.A. Art History & Visual Arts

Mentors – Tom & Emily Reynolds IV

Osagie Imanlihen
College – University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana
Degree – B.S. Community Health

Mentor – Oliver Okoli

Tavares Ingram
College – DePauw University
Degree – B.A. Sociology

Mentors – Bruce Johnson-Reid

Judenel Janvier
College – Beloit College
Degree – B.A. Art

Mentors – Robert & Nancy Northrip

Jazmyn Jefferson
College – Denison University
Degree – B.A. English Literature & Educational Studies

Mentors – Craig & Rebecca Huffman

Garrah Carter-Mason
College – Vanderbilt University
Degree – B.A. Political Science & Spanish

Mentors – Susan Hollender

Bethel Kifle
College – Bates College
Degree – B.A. Sociology

Mentors – Gerald & Sharon Putnam

Ashley Long
College – Millikin University
Degree – B.A. Sociology

Mentors – David & Camille Cunningham

Monique Manuel
College – Saint Louis University
Degree – B.A. African-American Studies

Mentors – Eileen Berner

Courtney McIntosh
College – Illinois Wesleyan University
Degree – B.S. Accounting

Mentors – Mildred Flynn & Adrienne Flynn-Dade

Victoria Morrow
College – Hamilton College
Degree – B.A. Classical Studies & Anthropology

Mentors – Pamela Austin

Kyle Palmore
College – Smith College
Degree – A.B. American Studies

Mentors – Edward & Elizabeth Fitzpatrick

Lequietta Perkins
College – Albion College
Degree – B.A. Mass Communications Studies

Mentors – Christopher & Stephanie Newton

DeShaun Peters
College – Grinnell College
Degree – B.A. Theater & Dance

Mentors – Gregory J. Bynan

Chester Peterson
College – University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana
Degree – B.A. Political Science

Mentors – Al Stonitsch & Helen Witt, Tonu Stonitsch

Melvin Taylor Jr.
College – Knox College
Degree – B.A. Educational Studies

Mentors – Charley & Jill Gross

Daniel Wade
College – University of Missouri – Columbia
Degree – B.S. Health Science

Mentors – Art Redmond

Ayriel Warren
College – Vanderbilt University
Degree – B.A. Economics

Mentors – Amina Bennett

Class of 2009

Lauren Huff
College – University of Kansas
Degree – B.A. Communication & Media Studies

Mentors – David Kelly & Stephanie Seay Kelly

Imari Hunter
College – Loyola University Chicago
Degree – B.S. Psychology

Mentor – Abosede Odunsi

Karl Jackson
College – Colgate University
Degree – B.A. Chinese

Mentor – Shephen W. Beard

William Johnson
College – Dominican University
Degree – B.A. Theater

Mentors – Paul & Martha Carlson

Tiayrra Kirkwood
College – DePauw University
Degree – B.A. Psychology

Mentors – John & Mary Frances Hass

Denzel Patterson
College – University of Missouri
Degree – B.S.B.A Business Adminstration

Mentors – James & Shawn Gavin

Akua Sarhene
College – University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Degree – B.F.A. Acting

Mentors – Michael & Michelle Lynch

Jamere Walton
College – Illinois State University
Degree – B.S. University Studies

Mentor – Kirk Scully

Taylor Washington
College – Illinois Wesleyan University
Degree – B.A. History

Mentor – Ciere Cornelius

Abel Zerazion
College – Illinois Institute of Technology
Degree – B.S. Information Technology & Management

Mentors – Dieter Schmitz & Megan Boyle

Class of 2008

Ashia Hunter
College – Western Illnois University
Degree – B.A. General Studies

Mentors – David & Sandra Bowles

Adal Kelata
College – University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana
Degree – B.S. Finance

Mentor – Robert Barnett

Krystale Shavers
College – Marian University
Degree – B.S. Criminal Justice

Mentor – LINK Unlimited Scholars

Marcenia Smith
College – Northern Illinois University
Degree – B.S. Public Health

Mentors – David & Lisa Lee

Tosha Wells
College – Eastern Illinois University
Degree – B.S. Family Services

Mentors – Torrence & Jamie Moore

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