Kaplan Institute Affiliates participate in cross-disciplinary discussion and collaboration with Institute Fellows, visiting scholars, and artists in residence in events throughout the academic year.
2016-2017 Kaplan Institute Affiliates
Josh Honn - Library Affiliate
Josh Honn is Digital Humanities Librarian at Northwestern University Library where he consults and collaborates with faculty and students on digital research, teaching, and publishing projects in the humanities. He is also particularly interested in (digital) culture, pedagogy, archives, curation, ethics, access, poetry, and activism.
Pascale Carrel - Undergraduate Affiliate
Pascale Carrel (sophomore) is a pre-med English major from Greenwich, CT. She completed the Kaplan Humanities Scholars Program as a freshman, and loves how the humanities develop thinking and analytical skills that can be applied to any field, including medicine and the sciences. Pascale enjoys practicing her violin, staying active in her sorority, and planning and participating in Dance Marathon. She is also happy to lend a hand at any Kaplan-related event.
Talia Waxman - Undergraduate Affiliate
Talia Waxman (sophomore) is a Kaplan Scholar from Connecticut. She is an Anthropology major and Global Health minor. Outside of class, Talia is involved with Peer Health Exchange, Sustained Dialogue, Hillel, and student theater.
Zain Mohammad Shaikh - Undergraduate Affiliate
Zain Mohammad Shaikh (sophomore) was born in Karachi, Pakistan, but feels just at home in Chicago where he has spent most of his life. A Kaplan Scholar, he is on the pre-med track, pursuing a double major in Economics and Psychology and a humanities minor. He is involved in the Muslim Culture Students Association, Alpha Phi Omega fraternity, and Phi Delta Epsilon fraternity and loves to volunteer, play basketball, and go cycling.