College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
Rhodes Dunlap Collegiate Scholarship
An award established at the bequest of our program’s founder to recognize the most promising scholars in their third year of undergraduate study.
Kylie Gava, Sculpture, Grinnell, IA, Kylie will graduate in May 2019 with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Sculpture and a minor in Portuguese. She has been involved with research throughout her entire career at UI, working as a summer ICRU fellow for Professor Armando Duarte, translating and transcribing interviews about Brazilian culture. She has worked independently with Professor Isabel Barbuzza, crafting research grants and has recently earned a Stanley Award for International Travel. This July, she will travel to Cariacica, Espirito Santo, Brazil to complete her research on an apartment building her grandfather built in 1978.