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Benjamin E. Mays, Class of 1920, Award, Bates College 2012
Awarded by the faculty and administration for academic excellence,service to others, and moral leadership.
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 theLewiston/Auburn community to celebrate the relationshipbetween the towns and the college, featuring over 30 performancesat 20 local venues.
First Prize, First Year Seminar Writing Prize, Bates College 2009
Awarded for the best essay written in any of the mandatory first-year seminar writing classes.
CONFERENCE POSTER PRESENTATIONS
Pasek, M. H., Sargent, M. J., Cook, J. E. (2014, February).
In defense of Israel: How social context
affects Jewish Americans’ moral reasoning.
Poster accepted for presentation at the annualconvention of the Society for Social and Personality Psychology, Austin, TX.
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.
Interfaith Center of Greater Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
2012 - Present Walking the Walk Alumni Board Member
Serve as an advisor to the Walking the Walk student interfaithdialogue program.