Benjamin E. Mays, Class of 1920, Award, Bates College 2012
Awarded by the faculty and administration to the senior who mostexemplifies the values of Dr. Benjamin E. Mays, in academicexcellence, service to others, and moral leadership. The award’snamesake served as mentor to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and aspresident of Morehouse College.
College Key Alumni Honors Society, Bates College 2012
Elected as one of 22 members of the graduating class into theCollege Key, the alumni honors society of Bates College.
Mayoral Commendation, City of Lewiston, Maine 2012
Recognized at City Council for founding College Night in Town, acollaborative.that brought over 400 students into the Lewiston/Auburncommunity to celebrate the relationship between the towns andthe college, featuring over 30 performances at 20 local venues.
First Prize, First Year Seminar Writing Prize, Bates College 2009
Selected for the top essay written in any of the mandatory first-yearseminar writing classes.
Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism, Washington, District of Columbia
Eisendrath Legislative Assistant 2012-2013
One of five recent graduates selected for a prestigious social justicefellowship on Capitol Hill. Core issue portfolio included civilrights, gun violence prevention, and Middle East peace. Createdoriginal programming and taught more than 2,000 high schoolyouth over eight weekends. Organized an interfaith call-in day toprevent gun violence with over 10,000 participants.Research Center for Group Dynamics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan
Summer Research Assistant 2011
Serves as a research assistant to both Dr. Eric Dubow and Dr. PaulBoxer. Ran participants and performed independent socialpsychological research pertaining to intergroup relations,prejudice, childhood aggression, and violence.
English – native languageFrench – speak with high proficiency