Hannah Cease

McConnell Scholar Class of 2026


Hannah Cease, of Louisville, Ky., is a member of the McConnell Scholar Class of 2026 at the University of Louisville. She plans to study biology (with a track in ecology) and political science.

Honors & Awards

  • UofL Honors student

Campus & Extracurricular Involvement

  • UofL Women's Rowing Team

Community Service

  • Piano teacher
  • Volunteer for her church

High School

Hannah is a graduate of duPont Manual High School, where she was on the debate team and participated in cross country. She also competed in track and field  and has three state championship titles. Hannah is the daughter of Nick and Rachel Cease.