Award for Excellence
The GSL Awards for Excellence Soirée 2016 was held April 25, 2016. The following awardees were celebrated for their achievements:
Camille Henrot was awarded First Prize Award in Chinese. Camille is a senior in Mechanical Engineering.
Eva de la Serna was awarded Distinguished Scholar in Spanish. Eva is a senior in Chemical Engineering.
Deron Browne was awarded Distinguished Scholar in French. Deron is a senior in Mechanical Engineering.
Pictured left to right: GSL Chinese Lecturer Tong Chen, award winner Camille Henrot,
and Professor Emma Teng
de Courtivron Writing Prize
The event also celebrated the winners of the Isabelle de Courtivron Prize awarded for student writing.
Pratyusha Kalluri was awarded First Prize for “Projection,” a haunting futuristic story that raises troubling questions about conformity, freedom, and surveillance—all keenly relevant today. Pratyusha (Priya) Kalluri is a senior majoring in Computer Science.
Aneesh Anand was awarded Second Prize for “Bhaasha,” a poetic exploration of his hybrid identity and an engagingly complex portrait of his family. Aneesh Anand is a junior majoring in Computer Science and Economics.
Pictured left to right: GSL English Language Studies Lecturer Jane Dunphy
with de Courtivron award winners Priya Kalluri and Aneesh Anand