2012 Scholar

Christopher B. Dobyns
Cornell University

Christopher B. Dobyns
Kit is a Public Service Scholar majoring in Africana studies at Cornell University. During his undergraduate career, he has traveled and worked extensively with social entrepreneurs in sub-Saharan Africa and Southeast Asia. At Cornell, he is involved with a variety of activities pertaining to social justice, sustainable development, and the Christian community. In the long-term, Kit intends to address environmental issues in the developing world through the lens of poverty. He enjoys reading, playing basketball, and spending time with his family.

How can you describe a weekend of student leaders from across the U.S. with an intense passion to change the world? The Orientation was a phenomenal experience to meet and build connections that I'm sure will last a lifetime.

Emily Bacha, 2009 Udall Scholar


Honorable Mentions