2018-2019 Fellows

Tess Osborne Gardner Image ce5b0Tess Osborne is a student in the Honors College School of Arts and Sciences, majoring in English and minoring in French and Environmental Policy, Institutions, and Behavior. She is a Harvey M. Schwartz Endowed Scholar as well as a Rutgers Trustee Scholar. Tess is president of the Honors College Book Club and a docent at the Zimmerli Art Museum. This fall, Tess is excited to welcome Rutgers newcomers as a Scarlet Ambassador; she will also be an editor of the Rutgers research journal Dialogues@RU. In the fall of her sophomore year, she was a campaign coordinator at the non-profit organization NJPIRG where she organized events to inform the public about the routine misuse of antibiotics on factory farms. This past summer, Tess studied abroad in Paris for six weeks, taking courses in French literature and film. In her free time, Tess enjoys reading literature, writing, and visiting museums.