CAS Writing Award to Nikki Huang’s Honors Thesis

Our graduating senior Nikki Huang has won a CAS Alumni Award for Writing Excellence for her Sociology Honors thesis, “Going Global: The Filipino Elite and US Higher Education.” The Michael A. Sassano III Award for Writing Excellence in the Social Sciences recognizes her achievement with a $500 prize and will be spotlighted at the CAS Awards and Recognition Ceremony (on Friday, May 19th at 2 p.m. in the Tsai Performance Center).

Ashley Mears advised Nikki’s thesis throughout our Honors program, alongside our Questrom colleague Prof. Siobhan O’Mahoney who also advised her, and under the guidance of first Max Greenberg and now Heather Schoenfeld.

Our PhD students guided Nikki in her thinking and writing, including Gokhan Mulayim, Sara Snitselaar, and Leping Wang.

Congratulations Nikki!