Rangel Scholars in the News

The following are links to publications that highlight Rangel Scholars:


FSU international affairs senior Jenna Prunty selected as Pickering Fellow, to serve in the Foreign Service, February 2024

2022 Rangel Scholar Phillip Ly is awarded the 2024 Rangel Graduate Fellowship, January 2024


Student Finds his path through internship in Germany (featuring 2021 Scholar Jahleel Johnson), March 2023

Alexandria Johnson selected for 2023 Summer Enrichment Program, April 2023

University of Connecticut's Mariam Vargas participates in the 2023 Summer Enrichment Program, August 2023

Brown University student spotlight: Michael Ochoa (2023 Rangel Scholar), November 2023


2022 Scholar Colbee Cunningham: preparing to study abroad at AUD, September 2022

2022 Scholar Madeline Kleinschmidt awarded Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute Fellowship, June 2022

Phillip Ly selected for Summer Enrichment Program, April 2022


Mayor Lovely A. Warren awards 2020 Rangel Scholar Virgil Parker "ROC Hometown Hero" Medal and crystal, December 7, 2021

The Cross-Border Institute at the University of Windsor welcomes 2020 Rangel Scholar Virgil Parker for the duration of his Fulbright Scholarship as Visiting Scholar, December 7, 2021

2020 Rangel Scholar and Howard University Alumnus Virgil Parker highlighted for his work by the 100 Black Men of Greater Washington, D.C., December 2021

Julie Choi, a 2020 Rangel Scholar and UNA-USA Advocacy Fellow, released her op-ed on the Asian-American experience, “Asian-Americans: The Void in Which We Live“, February 5, 2021

Howard University graduating senior Maggi Chambers selected as 2021 Rangel Summer Enrichment Program Scholar, April 7, 2021 – https://bit.ly/31Y7Gt7

2020 Rangel Scholar Nehemia Abel lauded by his alma mater for his recent Payne Fellowship selection, April 7, 2021 – https://bit.ly/3x5gJXA

2021 Rangel Scholar is lauded by her university, North Carolina A&T, as the fourth “Aggie” selected for the program, May 24, 2021 – https://bit.ly/3oKqPt3


John Blessing (2019 Rangel Scholar), is recognized at USG Academic Recognition Day, February 17, 2020 – https://bit.ly/32ILVwK


Danny Li (2017 Rangel Scholar), is one of three Dartmouth students to win Schwarzman Scholarship – https://bit.ly/2qMIRBu

Mara Brody (2017 Rangel Scholar), B-CU Senior Mara Brody Wins Prestigious Rangel Fellowship – http://bit.ly/2YNblrd

Schonn Franklin (2019 Rangel Scholar), Savannah State Student Lands Prestigious Rangel Fellowship, December 11, 2019 – http://bit.ly/2EcyrxX

Mara Brody (2017 Rangel Scholar), Bethune-Cookman University Senior Mara Brody Wins Prestigious Rangel Fellowship, December 3, 2019 – http://bit.ly/2PCIdii

Akaisha Cook (2019 Rangel Scholar), Prestigious Foreign Affairs Fellowship Awarded to UNLV Senior, November 22, 2019 – http://bit.ly/2MPhWMV


Kalif Robinson (2016 Rangel Scholar), The Young Diplomat at Georgia State University (March 7, 2017) – https://goo.gl/A7I7Ve


Desmond Moffitt (2015 Rangel Scholar), HerCampus at George Mason University (October 11, 2016) – https://goo.gl/D2RRKX

Cedric Pulliam (2011 Rangel Scholar), US Department of State African American Month 2016 (February 2016) – https://goo.gl/psis6T


Usama Ibrahim (2015 Rangel Scholar), University of Illinois at Chicago News (May 7, 2015) – http://goo.gl/HnZoeY


Larry Harris (2014 Rangel Scholar), Interview with UNESCO (August 2014) – http://goo.gl/dXNWFC