Professor Robert Westbrook has received the Riker Award for Graduate Teaching and will be accepting it at the university commencement ceremony. Only one Riker Award is given throughout the whole university each year, so this is a signal honor.
PhD Candidate Andrew Kless has received the Ball Dissertation Fellowship for his work on his dissertation.
PhD Candidate Jim Rankine has received the university’s Curtis Award for teaching by a graduate student.
PhD Candidate Daniel Rinn has been awarded a Graduate Student Public Humanities Fellowship, sponsored by the New York State Council for the Humanities.
PhD Candidate Kyle Robinson has been awarded the Dean’s Dissertation Fellowship.
PhD Candidate Jonathan Strassfeld has been awarded the Dean’s Dissertation Fellowship.
Recent PhD Graduate Serenity Sutherland has been awarded the Susan B. Anthony Institute’s dissertation prize.