Congratulations to Guadalupe Gonzalez ’16 and Nifemi Olugbemiga ’16 for being named Newman Civic Fellows!
A strong advocate for the Latino community, Guadalupe is a junior at Saint Mary’s College, Notre Dame, IN, where she is double majoring in Political Science and
Nifemi is a Posse Scholar and a junior at Connecticut College, double majoring in Africana Studies and Psychology. She is an activist for racial justice and healing in her community. Read her bio…
The Newman Civic Fellowship recognizes and supports community-committed students who are changemakers and public problem-solvers. Fellows are nominated by their president or chancellor on the basis of their potential for public leadership. Through the fellowship, students receive training and resources that nurture their assets and passions and help them develop strategies for social change.