Zaki is a junior from Muncie, Indiana in Davenport College studying Global Affairs and Applied Mathematics, with a specific interest in sustainable development and social impact finance. He loves almost all community activities, from service to sports to eating food.
Batman(lai) is a junior in Saybrook College from Chicago, Illinois studying Economics and Energy Studies and has been involved in Rotary since high school. Outside of Rotaract, Batmanlai is a part of the Yale Student Environmental Coalition, VITA, and enjoys playing spikeball.
Jude Alawa is a sophomore at Yale University. He is a Syrian-American from Miami, Florida. Jude is a prospective Molecular Biochemistry and Biophysics and/or Global Affairs Major. He hopes to explore the intersection between international affairs and medicine in conflict zones. Outside of Yale Rotaract, Jude is involved with the Yale International Relations Association (YIRA), Instrumental Connection, and Sahha Wa Salaam, a non-profit to provide Syrian refugees with clean drinking water.
Alec Rodriguez is a junior in Timothy Dwight College. He is majoring in Molecular, Cellular, & Developmental Biology and is struggling with the pre-med life. He thinks Yale Rotaract is a great way to learn more about issues in the world and fundraise for certain causes. He is a crazy cat lady and an avid Netflix watcher.
Winston Huynh, a sophomore in Timothy Dwight College, is from San Jose, California and majoring in Biomedical Engineering. He has been involved with Rotary since high school. Apart from Rotaract, he conducts research in a Molecular Biophysics & Biochemistry laboratory, is Outreach Director of the Yale Undergraduate Society for the Biological Sciences, and enjoys playing basketball.
Jennifer Godfrey is a senior in Trumbull college. She is a Global Affairs major on the development track in the Jackson Institute of Global Affairs. Jennifer has been active in Rotary since high school. She was the recipient of the Rotary Youth Leadership Award in 2012. Jennifer is passionate about issues of global health and economic development. In her spare time, Jennifer plays on three club sports teams at Yale (soccer, lacrosse and skiing), works for the Yale Global Health Review, and enjoys traveling and eating ice cream (particularly gelato in Italy!).
Joe Kwon is a freshman in Stiles whose academic interests include Maths and Computer science, and non-academic interests include listening to music, browsing online forums, binging Netflix shows, and lamb curry.
Fatos is a freshman in Calhoun College currently interested in majoring in Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology. Outside of the Yale Rotaract, Fatos is also involved in YIRA and Club Lacrosse. She loves all types of service activities, travelling, and meeting new people!
Hailing from sunny Arcadia, California, Hanah is a freshman in Silliman College who is a prospective Global Affairs or economics major. After working with Interact and Rotary on the local and district level, Hanah is super excited about continuing her service work with Yale Rotaract. Outside of Rotaract, Hanah is also involved with YIRA and the AASA. In her spare time, you can usually catch her binge watching bad rom-coms or napping!
Gracie Jin is a freshman from Berkeley College interested in medicine and global affairs. She loves ukuleles, painting, and singing with her a cappella group. Since high school, Gracie has worked with the Pittsburgh Rotary as the president and district governor of Interact, as well as attending the Rotary Youth Leadership Awards (RYLA). She is excited to continue meaningful service with Rotaract!
Shreni is a junior in Stiles majoring in MCDB. She loves to dance and is the captain of Yale MonstRAASity. She loves to volunteer at Yale-New Haven where she spends her time playing with children in the pediatric wing. In her free time, Shreni enjoys painting her designs on her nails, reading, and playing pranks on her suitemates!
Hailing from the great state of Texas, Kevin is currently a sophomore MB&B major in Morse College. Aside from his service as a proud Rotaractor, he loves to explore his diverse passions by volunteering at HAVEN Free Clinic, organizing Y-Hack, tutoring organic chemistry, and studying telomeres in a cancer research lab. In his spare time, Kevin enjoys listening to music, following his beloved Dallas sports teams, and turning into a beast on the basketball court (but seriously though...).
Victoria is a freshman in Morse College. She hails from beautiful San Jose, CA and is currently looking toward a prospective major in either Global Affairs or Political Science. Along with contributing to Yale Rotaract, Victoria is also involved in YIRA and Danceworks here on campus. Victoria is the current Rotary Chair, so feel free to reach out to her if you would like to know more about Rotaract or the New Haven Rotary Club.
Annie is a prospective Geology & Geophysics and Environmental Studies double major. She hails from Dallas, TX, the land of cowboy boots, Whataburger, and BBQ sauce. Annie enjoys working on fundraising projects in Yale Rotaract, encouraging sustainable action as the Berkeley Coordinator for Sustainability, dancing with Yale Swing & Blues, and working at the Yale Law School. In her free time, she loves photography, eating, playing piano and guitar, practicing Chinese, and meeting new people!
Krishnan is a Junior studying Computer Science and Math. Outside of Rotaract, he is involved with YHack, and likes to spend his time on app development and graphic design.