Scholar Kyle Witzigman won a 2016-2017 Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship in Vietnam.
Jake Grefenstette, won the prestigious Yenching Scholarship to pursue a graduate degree at Peking University in China.
Scholar Abby Davis '16 gave the 2016 valedictory address at the 2016 Commencement ceremony.
Hesburgh-Yusko alumna Kathleen Brennan is the recipient of a Cleveland Foundation Public Service Fellowship.
Abby Davis, a political science major from Avon Lake, Ohio, has been named valedictorian of the 2016 University of Notre Dame graduating class and will present the valedictory address during the 171st University Commencement Ceremony on May 15 (Sunday) at Notre Dame Stadium.
A member of the Glynn Family Honors Program and Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society, Davis is also a Hesburgh-Yusko Scholar and has a 3.99 cumulative grade point average. She will graduate with minors in philosophy, politics and economics (PPE) and Russian.