2019-20 Distinguished Capstone Awards

Authored By: dies0044 05/11/2020

Seven Capstone presentations have been selected as Distinguished Capstones. The decision was based on the student’s quality of work in CLI 4711/13 and their presentation. 

“Distinguished quality” has been identified as follows:

Students have demonstrated that they have

  • Gone above and beyond the expected learning outcomes.
  • Expressed their experience in a meaningful manner through their presentation.
  • Demonstrated that they have impacted a community during their capstone experience.
  • Demonstrated their presentation was an act of leadership by influencing the audience.



Shannon Holmberg 

(Fall 2019)

I’m Not Scared of Bugs, I’m Scared of Uncertainty

Audra Gaikowski

(Fall 2019)

The Uncertainty of Life: How Learning to Enjoy Life’s Unanswered Questions Made me a Happier Person

Samantha Kreps

(Fall 2019)

Defining my Identity: The Process of Self-Discovery in Both the Medical Field and Within Myself

Maha Siddiqui 

(Fall 2019)

Rang ke saath dekho: Finding balance in a world of black and white

Besima Majetic

(Spring 2020)

Serving Among Diversity: A Story From a Healthcare Soldier

Breanna Enger

(Spring 2020)

A Pursuit of the Unknown: A Journey of Self-Discovery Through Exploration

Paola Gomez Tapia

(Spring 2020)

Painting a Picture of Who I Am

Spring 2020 Capstone recordings can be found here.