CGI U 2013 at Washington University in St. Louis

Student Commitments List

Washington University in St. Louis is proud of all our students who have made commitments to action. Here’s a list of our students accepted to CGI U and their projects.

Safina Abdulloeva
Reduce Maternal and Neonatal Mortality Ratio through safe pregnancy and delivery.

Ayah Abo-Basha
goYALLA Patient Schoolrooms: Youth Actively Living Learning and Acheiving.

Deepti Adlakha
Measuring and mapping urban transport infrastructure and behavior change in Chennai, India.

Teresa Ai
WU ProSPER: Broadcasting Innovation in Environmental Research and Policy

Kelsey Alex
U.Y.N.T Urban Youth Nation of Tomorrow

Anna Applebaum
Increasing Civic Engagement

Vivek Ashok
Combating Childhood Obesity in Kathmandu, Nepal

Phillip Azanov
Kicks for Kids

Ellis Ballard
Open Access to Adaptive Health

Somalee Banerjee
Design to Improve Health Literacy

Melanie Bauer
Science in Everyday Life

Christopher Bell
Storage and Distribution Improvements at the Mekelle School for the Blind in Ethiopia

Sourik Beltran
Bringing Sight to villa El Salvador

Jayne Berglund
Sponsoring Education for Ghanaian Orphans (SEGO)

Todd Bergman
Water Storage and Distribution Improvements at the Mekelle School for the Blind in Ethiopia

James Biagi
Field Day: Literacy without Limits

Emily Blagg
Poverty alleviation through female empowerment

Alex Bluestone
Ending the MSM Blood Ban

Ryan Blumenstein
Water Storage and Distribution Improvements at the Mekelle School for the Blind in Ethiopia

Sarah Bollinger
The Oasis Project

Joseph Brey
A Community-Based Approach to Managing the Functional Challenges of Aging

Rachel Bridge
Reproductive Health and HIV/AIDS Program

Andrew Brimer
Educational Asthma Management Campaign

Leigh Brosof
Creating Agents of Change Through the Implementation of a High School Writing Center

George Caputa
WU ProSPER: Broadcasting Innovation in Environmental Research and Policy

Megan Carlson
Helping Hands

John Cary
Free the Vote

Jaime Cavallo
Student Health News Network: Improving Child Health Literacy through the Public School Systems

Jay Celin
My name is Strong: A community anti-violence initiative and awareness campaign

Tandeep Chadha
Improved clean cookstove design and usage through aerosol modeling

Jennifer Chan
Tote Green WUSTL

Gina Chang
Continuous Music Education for St. Louis Students

Vinita Chaudhry
St. Louis Queer Youth of Color Program

Claire Christensen
Sustainable Development of the Caribbean Coast of Nicaragua

Kate Clitheroe
Promoting Women’s Health Within the Immigrant & Refugee Community of St. Louis

Chelsea Cohen
HIV Prevention among youth in Arica, Chile

Abigail Cohen
Educational Asthma Management Campaign

Joshua Cohen
Project Kids in the Kitchen

David Collier
Addressing Civic Education in St. Louis

Adriana Crespo-Tenorio
Project Splash and Dash

Julie Cronan
2013 Service Trip to the Omaha Nation, NE

Stephen Decker
Financial Literacy Workshop Program (FLWP)

Krupa Desai
Mobile Communities; Developing a SMS hotline to combat Rape and Sexual Abuse in Cape Town

Saroj Dhital
Mushahar Children Education Development in  Saptari District of Nepal

Ryan Duggal
Contraception Distribution and Awareness in Tribal India

Elizabeth Ellwood
End Ageism Now

Jenna Epstein
Poverty alleviation through female empowerment

Maggie Fairchild
Your Community, Your Communication

Jiaxi Fang
Improved clean cookstove design and usage through aerosol modeling

Serena Fang
Continuous Music Education for St. Louis Students

Caroline Fish
My name is Strong: A community anti-violence initiative and awareness campaign

Alexandra Foshage
The Oasis Project

Megan Foster
Continuing Education for Working with Justice-Involved Populations

Aakash Gandhi
Building Career Opportunities for Research-Focused Students

Arun Ganti
Student Health News Network: Improving Child Health Literacy through the Public School Systems

Adela Gao
Continuous Music Education for St. Louis Students

Abraham Geller
Overcoming childhood obesity in the St. Louis community

Paul George
Health Care Classes in Rural Latin America

David Germain
White Coat Academy

Mathias Gesser
Gateway to the Globe: Achieving Digital Literacy Through Model United Nations

Molly Gibson
Scientists Volunteering to Inspire Inquiring Minds

Michael Gidding
Cleaning Air with a Commercially Sustainable Product

Isabel Gloria
Let’s Talk Positive!

Andrea Godshalk
Interactive Living Landscape

Rachel Goldstein
Renew WashU

Antoinette Grier
Continuing Education for Working with Justice-Involved Populations

Christopher Halline
The Columbus Square Spot: A Community Based Farmers Market and Summer Program

Ryan Halvorsen
Tote Green WUSTL

Eric Hamilton
Collaborative Urban Agriculture Development in St. Louis

Anna Hardy
Training Local public health to prevent STIs (TLS)

Amanda Harris
Green Light St. Louis

Caitlin Hartsell
Dental Therapist Program in Missouri to Improve Oral Health

Jennifer Head
Water Storage and Distribution Improvements at the Mekelle School for the Blind in Ethiopia

Ashley Hite
Field Day: Literacy without Limits

Olumuyiwa Idowu
Field Day: Literacy without Limits

Uzoh Ikpeama
The Barbershop Study

Alaa Itani
Free the Vote

Arian Jadbabaie
Modern Physics in High School

Raymond Jean
Student Health News Network: Improving Child Health Literacy through the Public School Systems

Yi Jiang
Promoting Communication between US and China Young Social Entrepreneurs

Heather Jin
Green Light St. Louis

Suvekshya Joshi
Mushahar Children Education Development in  Saptari District of Nepal

Adam Joyce
Scientists Volunteering to Inspire Inquiring Minds

Jonathan Katz
Primary Education Initiative; Oyugis, Kenya

Julie Kellman
After-School Digital Arts Education

Deidre Kelly
esprit de corps

Megan Kelly
Building Career Opportunities for Research-Focused Students

Elaine Khoong
The Barbershop Study

Madeleine Knapp
Let’s Talk Positive!

Wei-Yin Ko
Renew WashU

Anirudh Krishna
Gateway to the Globe: Achieving Digital Literacy Through Model United Nations

Siddharth Krishnan
Energy Sustainability in an Indian Village

Jill Kuhlberg
Modeling on the border: Using group model building to reduce poverty in Brownsville, Texas

Jasmine Kwasa
Engineering My Future (EMF) Mentorship Program

Hor Yan Lai
Access to Primary Health Care: Deworming Drugs for Young Children in Karambayam

Naveena Lall
Renew WashU

Huy Lam
Team Photocure

Heather Law
After-School Digital Arts Education

Erika Lehmann
Bring Sustainable Design to Studio Culture

Serena Lekawa
We’re Here to Help: Addressing Mental Illness As It Is

Dan Li
Booklink

Connor Liu
Integrating Early Childhood Development Activity in the Greater Beijing Area

Siri Lokensgard
Sponsoring Education for Ghanaian Orphans (SEGO)

Julie Lokuta
Neighborhood Restaurant Eco Initiative

Rebecca Lowdon
WU ProSPER: Broadcasting Innovation in Environmental Research and Policy

Kelsey Luedtke
Caregiver Education, Support and Advocacy for Palestinans living with Disabilities

Christine Lung
Green Light St. Louis

Ting Luo
China National Quitline

Yuntong Ma
Using media to assess and improve HPV education in young women in Malaysia

Annie Magovern
Poverty alleviation through female empowerment

Cionne Manning
Missouri Regional Science Bowl

Alicia Manteiga
Micro Farming and Education in Los Lanos: Developing a Sustainable Food Source through Land Grants and Educational Incentives

Christy Marx
Living Free

Mary Masters
The Barbershop Study

Nicole McKoy
Trans-disciplinary Collective Impact for Community Development

Adam Metts
Booklink

Cambey Mikush
A Rehabilitation Program for Women with Obstetric Fistulas in Danja, Niger

Karen Mok
Addressing the Mobile Gender Gap in Pakistan

Jaehyun Nam
Mushahar Children Education Development in  Saptari District of Nepal

Amelia Nguyen
WU ProSPER: Broadcasting Innovation in Environmental Research and Policy

Mai Nguyen
2013 Service Trip to the Omaha Nation, NE

De Andrea Nichols
D*Serve (Design Serves)

Jindu Obiofuma
The Fresh Start Treatment Facility

Charles Odiako
Kalaki Youth Agro-business Association

Deborah Ohiani-Jegede
Engineering My Future (EMF) Mentorship Program

Moses Okumu
Teacher-Authored and Student-Authored Mobile Media to Advance School and Home Learning

Funmilola Oladini
Health Is Wealth: A Campaign

Caroline Olstad
Sponsoring Education for Ghanaian Orphans (SEGO)

Jennifer Onyi Oradiegwu
Engineering My Future (EMF) Mentorship Program

Henry Osman
Mobile Communities; Developing a SMS hotline to combat Rape and Sexual Abuse in Cape Town

Cordelia Palitz
Living Free

Katherine Palmer
Accessible Community Garden

Nina Parikh
Bike It Up

Mike Pereira
Pathfinder

Jeremy Pivor
Collaboration through education:  Bridging our classrooms, environment, and communities

Ambar Plasencia
My name is Strong: A community anti-violence initiative and awareness campaign

Sarah Plovnick
Continuous Music Education for St. Louis Students

Madeleine Polk
Development of Systems Thinking Curriculum in Schools

Mythili Ramachandran
Let’s Talk Positive!

Orma Ravindranath
Tote Green WUSTL

Divya Rayapati
Hope of Today, Dreams of Tomorrow

Stephanie Rodriguez
Scientists Volunteering to Inspire Inquiring Minds

Mark Rowland
Creating a Brighter Future for the Children of St. Louis

Stephen Rubino
Wash. U. Free Clinic Volunteers

Erin Sanborn
GOT CARE?: Global Occupational Therapy – Curriculum Partnerships for Cross-cultural Appreciation, Respect, & Educational Exchange

Nicholas Sanchez
Plan to reduce the burden of Sickle-cell disease in St. Louis

Emily Santos
Mobile Communities; Developing a SMS hotline to combat Rape and Sexual Abuse in Cape Town

Sarah Schempf Bernhardt
Threads of our Fabric- Building a Diverse Community St. Louis through Art

Henry Schreiber
Plan to reduce the burden of Sickle-cell disease in St. Louis

Rachael Schultz
Living Free

Nicholas Semenkovich
White Coat Academy

Masha Serdyukova
Continuing Education for Working with Justice-Involved Populations

Seiko Shastri
Fargo-Moorhead Leadership Institute (FMLI)

Jeremy Sherman
Creating a Brighter Future for the Children of St. Louis

Dessa Shuckerow
Breaking Barriers for Immigrants to Access Health Care in St. Louis

Erica Siebrasse
Scientists Volunteering to Inspire Inquiring Minds

Molly Simon
ENETI

Dylan Simonsen
Self-Advocacy Workshop for Students with Disabilities

Rachel Smidt
Promoting Women’s Health Within the Immigrant & Refugee Community of St. Louis

Alaina Smith
Accessability & Empowerment: Compiling & Distributing Domestic Violence Service Referrals in St. Louis

Carson Smith
Your Community, Your Communication

Ian Smith
3D Printed Prosthetics

Imani Smith
Engineering My Future (EMF) Mentorship Program

Daniel Soltman
Addressing Civic Education in St. Louis

Xiaochang Song
Correctional Education Reform through Technology

Logan Sorrentino
Creating a Brighter Future for the Children of St. Louis

Matt Speizman
Team Photocure

Ginny Spernoga
Interactive Living Landscape

Maria Stoica
Interactive Living Landscape

Mengyang Sun
HPV vaccination to prevent cervical cancer in Northern Uganda

Breanna Swenson
Renew WashU

Carolyn Swope
Living Free

Mallika Tamboli
The Columbus Square Spot: A Community Based Farmers Market and Summer Program

Vivian Tsang
Access to Primary Health Care: Deworming Drugs for Young Children in Karambayam

Emily Tulloch
Primary Education Initiative; Oyugis, Kenya

Hannah Waldman
We’re Here to Help: Addressing Mental Illness As It Is

Tim Walter
Open Access to Adaptive Health

Zhi Wang
China National Quitline

Melissa Weiss
Promoting Women’s Health Within the Immigrant & Refugee Community of St. Louis

Daniel Weisz
Parent/Student Climate Change Education Workshop

Joel Wessol
Making Vegetable Fun: The St. Louis City Healthy Eating Initiative

Jason West
Interactive Living Landscape

Bridget Whaley
Poverty alleviation through female empowerment

Elizabeth Williams
Continuing Education for Working with Justice-Involved Populations

Elizabeth Wilson
Kibera Education Commitment: From the slum to the University

Ryan A Wilson
U.Y.N.T Urban Youth Nation of Tomorrow

Ishaq Winters
Project Downtown: St. Louis

Katy Wolfe
Sponsoring Education for Ghanaian Orphans (SEGO)

Krista Woodward
Promoting Women’s Health Within the Immigrant & Refugee Community of St. Louis

Charles Wu
Team Photocure

Katherine Wycoff
Helping Hands

Fangzhou Xiao
Team Photocure

Takahiro Yamaguchi
Palestine

Thomas Yan
Integrating Early Childhood Development Activity in the Greater Beijing Area

Muxi Yang
Each One Clean One – Small Scale Constructed Wetland

Nancy Ye
The Barbershop Study

Mira Yoon
Theater for Development and HIV/AIDS in Swazi Health Care Workers

Olivia Young
Field Day: Literacy without Limits

Zeyang Yu
Each One Clean One – Small Scale Constructed Wetland

Amanda Yuen
Missouri Regional Science Bowl