Scholarship Recipient 2013: Arlensiu Novelli
The 2013 Sharon A. Schoeneck Christian Women's Leadership Scholarship recipient is Arlensiu Novelli, a senior communicative arts major with a public relations emphasis and minors in digital cinema and media and media design. She was born and raised in Venezuela and moved to Milwaukee in 2008.
At Wisconsin Lutheran College, she has served in the Spanish Club, Pathways to College, International Diversity Club, Center for International Education, Modern Languages Department, and the Digital Cinema and Media Department as co-producer of 88Blue. In 2013, Novelli was part of a film called A Mister Scrooge to See You, produced by Salty Earth Pictures.
As an active member in her church, Novelli interns with Christ for All Nations, a media ministry, and is a member of the Lutheran Women's Missionary League's Heart to Heart Sister Program. She plans to pursue a master's degree in global strategic communication and intercultural communication. Her goal is to develop a community program serving the physical and social needs of the Hispanic population.