Megan C. Braun
Megan C. Braun ('10), UCIís first Rhodes Scholar graduated with a minor in philosophy. She is among 32 Americans and 80 students internationally to be named 2011 Rhodes scholars. Braun also garnered the UCI Alumni Associationís 2010 Lauds & Laurels award for Outstanding Undergraduate Student, and the 2010 Living Our Values Award.
Philosophy major Joanne Buenaventura (Ď11) was named a Young Ambassador for the German Academic Exchange Service (2010).
Philosophy minor Jessica Dummer (Ď09) won the Dan Aldrich Award (2007-08).
Claudia (Roma) Hernandez
Philosophy major Claudia (Roma) Hernandez (Ď07) received a pre-doctoral summer research fellowship from UCIís Graduate Division (2010) and a Fulbright Fellowship to study at the University of Cologne (2010-11).
Baseball star Francis Larson (Ď10), the 2010 UCI Scholar-Athlete of the Year graduated with a Bachelor in philosophy. He went on to get a Masterís in philosophy of social sciences at the London School of Economics and is now playing in the Angelís minor league system.
Philosophy major Caitlin McEvoy (Ď10) received the Swedish Womenís Education Association International Fellowship (2010).
Long-Co Nguyen (Ď10), a philosophy major, was named an alternate for a Fulbright Fellowship (2011).
Philosophy major Brandon Rickabaugh ('10) is currently completing a terminal MA in Philosophy at Biola University and plans to pursue a Ph.D. in Philosophy.