Kyle is a junior President's Scholar majoring in biology, individual studies in applied scientific computing and human rights in Dedman College of Humanities and Sciences. Kyle is participating in Engaged Learning and also was awarded a Maguire and Irby Family Foundation Public Service Internship from the Cary M. Maguire Center for Ethics and Public Responsibility at SMU. During summer 2013, he interned at two nonprofit organizations: Taos County Economic Development Center, where he examined how economic development corporations can help nonprofits empower communities, and Ke Ola Mamo Native Hawaiian Health Services, where he examined how one local nonprofit is able to work directly with the community.
Members of SMU's Spirit Squad - including the Mustang Band, Pom Squad, cheerleaders and Peruna handlers - are traveling to Hawaii to support the Mustangs at the Sheraton Hawaii Bowl on December 24 at Honolulu's Aloha Stadium. Stay tuned to this blog to follow along with pep rallies, rehearsals, sightseeing in Hawaii and performances.
Tatiana is planning an active summer, training for triathlons in Hawaii-California-Oregon.