Dedicated artist, elite athlete
Erik van Ingen '12 knew he wanted to make movies as soon as he saw an action sports documentary of extreme skiing when he was in western Canada, where he was competing in a ski race 3,000 miles from home.
"That threw off my plans altogether — over 100 people for five machines and one teacher and one translator, occasionally,"
When two Harpur undergrads travelled halfway around the world to make an impact on the lives of people they never met, little did they know they would be the ones most affected.
"These scholarships have allowed me to take advantage of these four years."
Connor D'Andria '13 knew he was meant to enroll in Binghamton University. All the signs pointed to Binghamton: His grandfather, Joseph Cornacchio, is a Binghamton professor emeritus of computer science.