picture of ariel chu to the left of an orange square with "2020 Luce Scholar Ariel Chu" written in whiteThis summer, Ariel Chu (MFA '20) will travel to Taiwan, where she will live for a year as a 2020 Luce Scholar and pursue fiction writing and literary study. Chu is the second Luce Scholar in Syracuse University’s history. The Luce Scholars Program is a nationally competitive fellowship program launched by the Henry Luce Foundation in 1974 to enhance the understanding of Asia among future leaders in American society. The program provides stipends, language training and individualized professional placement in Asia for 15-18 Luce Scholars each year. Congratulations, Ariel!

To read the full SU News story and learn more about Ariel and the Luce Scholars program, follow this link: https://news.syr.edu/blog/2020/06/03/ariel-chu-named-a-2020-luce-scholar/