Notre Dame's College of Science
HONORS AND AWARDS:
- 2016 ACC Academic Honor Roll
- 2015 ACC Academic Honor Roll
AS A SOPHOMORE (2015-16):
Dale England Cup
Fourth Varsity Eight (1st, 7:21.40) - vs. Indiana, Duke and Navy
AS A FRESHMAN (2014-15):
Oak Ridge Cardinal Invitational
Third Varsity Eight (3rd, 6:29.808) - vs. Louisville, Central Florida and Kansas
ACC/Big Ten Dual
Second Novice Eight (1st, 6:52.73) - vs. Ohio State
Second Novice Eight (1st, 7:08.00) - vs. Michigan State
Dale England Cup
Second Novice Eight (1st, 7:21.40) - vs. Texas, Indiana and Columbia
- Varsity letterwinner in cross country, swimming and lacrosse at Seton La-Salle Catholic High School.
- Served as a senior captain for both swimming and cross country.
- Academic All-America selection for lacrosse as a junior and senior.
- Top 30 cross country finisher as a senior at the WPIAL Championship meet, and placed 12th at the Catholic Schools Championship Invitational.
- WPIAL Scholar Athlete award recipient in 2014.
- WPIAL Championship qualifier in the 50 freestyle relay for swimming, and finished in 15th place at the Catholic Schools Championship Invitational in cross country as a junior.
- Member of undefeated WPIAL sectional champion swim team during sophomore campaign.
- Lacrosse team posted an undefeated sectional championship season during freshman year.
- Earned team's Outstanding Performance Award in swimming as a freshman.
- Competed in club track and field for three years.
- Member of the National Honor Society and National English Honor Society.
- Served as president of senior class at Seton La-Salle.
- Belonged to the American Women's Medical Association and Compassionate Care in Medicine clubs.
- President of Respect-Life Club, and volunteer at the Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh.
- Daughter of Michael ('89) and Theresa ('89) Farnan.
- Has four brothers, Michael, Joe, James and Paul.
- Has five sisters, Mary, Elizabeth, Sarah, Kathleen and Anne.
- Mother, Theresa (Rice), competed in varsity track and field and cross country at Notre Dame, and was a 1989 CoSIDA Academic All-America® first team selection in cross country.
- Enrolled in the College of Science with a major in philosophy and preprofessional studies.