Natalie Shanks, ’19

A communication major from Terre Haute, Natalie Shanks landed an internship with the 500 Festival this spring. Ironically, Shanks says she is a “paranoid” driver, and the festival celebrates the iconic IndyCar race.

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Maggie Glowinski, ’20

An elementary education major from Indianapolis, Maggie Glowinski was selected from hundreds of applicants to be a 2018 500 Festival Princess.

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Christina Holt, ’18

A senior math education major, Christina Holt of Terre Haute is a kindred spirit to Annie Oakley. Maybe that’s because she’s quick on the draw … with a pencil to solve an equation.

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Tequilla Howard, ’20

A recipient of the Blumberg Scholarship, Tequilla Howard is a special education and elementary education major from Evansville.

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Star Leonard, ’18

She may have graduated high school with less than two dozen people, but the world is an oyster for Star Leonard, a biology/pre-med major from Kansas, Ill.

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Chinonye Olumba, ’19

It’s no surprise traveling is what makes Chinonye Olumba — a chemistry major from Nigeria — happy.

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