Lindsay Lawton came to DU in August, 2022 as our new Director of External Fellowships. She most recently served as the Senior Associate Director of Fellowships & Funding at Yale University, where she supported students and recent graduates in pursuit of national and international awards and administered internal funding to support study abroad for undergraduates with financial need. Lindsay earned her BA from Macalester College and spent time in Germany teaching English and researching third language acquisition with a Fulbright grant before completing her MA and PhD at the University of Minnesota. Though she is an honorary Minnesotan, Lindsay grew up in Casper, Wyoming and is delighted to be back in the Mountain West.