Hendrix Grads Grab Inaugural Arkansas Fellowship

CONWAY, Ark. (June 4, 2014) – Two 2014 Hendrix graduates Travis Finch and Sreesh Reddy were recently selected for the inaugural class of 11 Arkansas Fellows.

The Arkansas Fellowship matches graduating Arkansas college seniors and with Arkansas host companies to develop the next generation of entrepreneurs and business leaders by keeping the state's best talent at home.

Finch, who graduated from Hendrix in May with his master’s degree in accounting, is from Paragould, Ark. His host company is the Circumference Group.

Reddy, a 2014 graduate from Little Rock, Ark., received his bachelor’s degree in biochemistry and molecular biology. Reddy will intern with Little Rock-based Perks.

Finch and Reddy were recognized at a reception hosted by Gov. Mike Beebe on at the Governor's Mansion.

More information on the Arkansas Fellowship program is available here.

Founded in 1876, Hendrix College is a national leader in engaged liberal arts and sciences education. For the sixth consecutive year, Hendrix was named one of the country’s “Up and Coming” liberal arts colleges by U.S. News and World Report.  Hendrix is featured in the latest edition of Colleges That Change Lives: 40 Schools That Will Change the Way You Think about Colleges, as well as the 2014 Princeton Review’s The Best 378 Colleges, Forbes magazine's list of America's Top Colleges, and the 2014 Fiske Guide to Colleges. Hendrix has been affiliated with the United Methodist Church since 1884. For more information, visit www.hendrix.edu