Outstanding Graduate Student Awards

These awards are presented by the Graduate and Professional Student Association and the Office of the Provost.

Fulbright U.S. Student Award

Jesse Fenichel, doctoral candidate in sociology
Jesse’s research project will be the first sociological study of the legal-process-outsourcing industry in the Philippines. It will provide a descriptive account of the industry and examine its possible consequences for the legal field in the Philippines and the U.S. His research, based in Manila, will include the collection of quantitative data and interviews with individuals in the Philippine legal field.

Outstanding Graduate Student Award for Research recipients have shown their ability to conduct high-level original research and make contributions to the scholarly literature in their field.

Outstanding Graduate Student Award for Teaching recipients have demonstrated an exceptional ability to communicate ideas and concepts in the classroom, and a talent for inspiring students.

Outstanding Graduate Community Service Award recipients have modeled a deep commitment to giving back to members of our greater community.

Outstanding Graduate Student Award for Experiential Learning recipients have shown an extraordinary capacity to integrate academics and professional work, and establish themselves as emerging leaders in their field.