Presidential Scholars Biographies

Presidential Scholars Biographies

Luke Bishop - Presidential Scholarship Luke Bishop
Luke is from Delhi, NY. He is enrolled in SUNY Delhi’s Associate Degree in Mechatronics program. When he was in high school, Luke was involved in Delaware Academy’s football and baseball teams, as well as participating in “Magic the Gathering” Club. He hopes to achieve a bachelor’s degree in Mechatronics, as well as dabble in various clubs on campus. Luke then plans to secure a position in a warmer climate and ultimately purchase an island and set up his own business.
 
Thomas Bowker
Thomas is from Walton, NY. He is enrolled in SUNY Delhi’s Associate Degree in Mechatronics program. When he was in high school, Thomas was involved in Delaware Academy’s athletic teams including Football, Wrestling and Track and Field. Thomas plans to obtain a bachelor’s degree in Mechatronics and Design and excel academically while doing it. He hopes to utilize the degree to its maximum potential in the work force.

Rachel Brovetto
Rachel is from North Harpersfield, NY. She is enrolled in SUNY Delhi’s Associate Degree in Veterinary Science Technology program. When she was in high school, Rachel was involved in National Honor Society, varsity club, student senate, varsity soccer, and varsity basketball. She hopes to become a licensed veterinary technician in a clinic and continue working on her family farm.
 
Emily Cooley - Presidential Scholarship Emily Cooley
Emily is from Sidney, NY. She is enrolled in SUNY Delhi’s Associate Degree in Culinary Arts program. When she was in high school, Emily was involved in many extra curricular activities including: National Honor Society, Tri-M Music Honor Society, Student Council, SADD club, Interact club, Spanish club, drama club, varsity tennis, NYSSMA Vocal Solos, all county chorus, and all state chorus. Emily plans to focus on baking and pastry while enrolled in SUNY Delhi’s culinary program. She also hopes to be involved in extracurricular and community service at Delhi, as well as graduate in high academic standing. She hopes to become a pastry chef and work with renowned organizations.
 
Lauryn Fiaschi - Presidential Scholarship Lauryn Fiaschi
Lauryn is from Otego, NY. She is enrolled in SUNY Delhi’s Dual Degree in Nursing program. When she was in high school, Lauryn participated in Spanish club, yearbook, prom committee, Women’s basketball and she also played the guitar. Lauryn plans to complete four years of Nursing Delhi and continue her education in midwifery. She hopes one day to become a midwife and assist pregnant women and newborns.
 
Nicholas Underwood - Presidential Scholarship Nicholas Underwood
Nicholas is from Walton, NY. He is enrolled in SUNY Delhi’s Associate Degree in Mechatronics program. When he was in high school, Nicholas was involved in Varsity Football and Student Council. Nicholas hopes to do very well in college and graduate with an engineering degree. He plans to become a mechanical engineer and secure a position with a large engineering firm.
 
Brigid Wenner - Presidential Scholarship Brigid Wenner
Brigid is from Stamford, NY. She is enrolled in SUNY Delhi’s Associate Degree in Veterinary Science Technology program. While in high school, Brigid was involved in band, jazz band, chorus, drama club, National Honor Society, library club, art club, varsity club, soccer, basketball, and softball. Brigid also participated in all county, NYSSMA, area all-state, Poetry Out Loud, and NYS high school academic competitions. She plans to do well in the Veterinary Science Technology program, graduate, get certified and then see where life takes her.
 
Nicholas Wisely - Presidential Scholarship Nicholas Wilsey
Nicholas is from Middleburgh, NY. He is enrolled in SUNY Delhi’s Associate Degree in Electrical Construction and Instrumentation program. While in high school, Nicholas participated in golf, bowling, T.V. production, and the Middleburgh high school musical production of "My Fair Lady." Nicholas plans to complete his degree in Electrical Construction and Instrumentation and further his education in welding and fabrication in hopes of incorporating fabrication into his family electrical business.