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Outstanding Graduating Senior Award

Peyton Snyder, Outstanding Graduating Senior

When selecting Peyton for this award, his nominators cited his “tremendous intellectual gifts of quick comprehension, creativity, polished writing, and critical thinking.” Faculty highlighted Peyton’s “work of outstanding quality” and “real nose for research…his perspicacity and industriousness were nothing short of stunning.”

Emma Allish

Emma Allish, Outstanding Graduating Senior

Emma’s nominators praised her “willingness to take and maintain an intellectual position, even when she’s clearly swimming against the tide of classroom opinion.” Said another, “She is…deeply curious about the world, has a powerful sense of justice, and understands in a very sophisticated way what we are doing when we study the past.”