WHAT THEY LEARNED: Harlow Figa ’16

WHAT THEY LEARNED: Harlow Figa ’16

The thesis of the anthropology major, who minored in health studies and concentrated in gender and sexuality studies, was fueled by a desire to expand the discipline into digital field sites and to expand trans academia.

WHAT THEY LEARNED: Gabe Rybeck ’16

WHAT THEY LEARNED: Gabe Rybeck ’16

His joint computer science and economics thesis explored how the use of big data to make automated decisions may result in indirect discrimination.

WHAT THEY LEARNED: May Helena Plumb ’16

WHAT THEY LEARNED: May Helena Plumb ’16

The linguistics major began working on her area of study—Colonial Valley Zapotec, a native language of Mexico’s southern region—during a class she took sophomore year.