Undergraduate Students

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 […]

Undergraduate Honors Thesis Capstone project a success for Temma Grace Pelletier and Lev Paasche-Orlow

The presentation of the Undergraduate Honors Thesis Capstone projects for Temma Grace Pelletier and Lev Paasche-Orlow were a verified success! On April 17th, Temma and Lev each presented their separate capstone projects to a live and remote audience. Both students received high-praise for their research and hard-work. If you would like further information on their […]

Gargi Pandey (CAS ’20) the 2020 recipient of Boston University Sociology Department’s Promise Grant

We are delighted to share that Gargi Pandey (CAS ’20) is the 2020 recipient of Boston University Sociology Department’s Promise Grant. The Promise Grant program, established in 2019, provides financial assistance to promising sociology majors and minors to help defray the costs of applying to graduate school. Gargi is a sociology major and philosophy and […]

Undergraduate Claire Lawry wins Susan K. Jackson Award

Claire Lawry (CAS, Sociology Class of 2019) has been named the undergraduate recipient of the 2019 Susan K. Jackson Award, which honors one graduating senior who created and nurtured community in the College of Arts & Sciences. The Award recognizes Claire’s high academic achievement and selfless dedication to the College of Arts & Sciences through […]

Undergraduate Student Barbara Zayas wins Ada Draper Award

The department’s own Barbara Zayas has won the prestigious Ada Draper award. As described by the College of Arts & Sciences, the award is given to outstanding CAS senior woman (minimum grade point average of 3.5) to be used for traveling or studying abroad after graduation. Applicants submitted their proposals, which included a statement of purpose […]