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The Queens College Committee on Honors and Awards has selected Macaulay scholars for several of its fellowships and scholarships. Senior Dong Hwan Kim received the Lucile Lindberg Scholarship,  Tzippora Applebaum received the Elena Peters Scholarship, Tavia Kaplan and Avi Koenig have won A. Joseph Geist Law Fellowships, Aaron Lew received the Roarers Memorial Award, Trisha Sherman won the Judge Charles S. Colden Award, Selina Singh won the Helen T. Hendricks Scholarship, and Mahir Sadad won the Paul Klapper Scholarship. Mahir is also the student speaker at the Baccalureate Honors Convocation! Contratulations to all.

City College has recognized several Macaulay students as Colin Powell Fellows: Leonidas Kalpaxis ’24 is the Bloom Energy Fellow, Ishika Nawar ’27 is the Undergraduate Moynihan Fellow, and Tasneem Hasan ’26 is the Climate Change Fellow.

Rania Darwish ’25 (Hunter) has won a prestigious Goldwater Scholarship. READ

David Horn ’26 (Hunter) has been selected to receive the 2024 Jim O’Connell Sports Communications Scholarship Award from the Metropolitan Basketball Writers Association. MORE

Nia Clement '24 (John Jay)
Nia Clement ’24 (John Jay)

The Jean­nette K. Wat­son Fel­low­ship is a three year pro­gram that pro­vides fund­ed sum­mer intern­ships and unprece­dent­ed oppor­tu­ni­ties to promis­ing under­grad­u­ate stu­dents. This year’s winners include Audrey Adon (Lehman), Jady Chen (Hunter), Nia Clement (John Jay), Daniel Iqbal (Baruch), Victoria Lu (City), and Ralph-Montas Osias (John Jay).

Macaulay Honors College congratulates Rabia Akram ’24 (Hunter College), Zara Aziz ’25 (City College), Valeria Herreros ’25 (Baruch College),  Saima Kayes  ’24 (Baruch College), Jeslyn Mei (Hunter College), James Zou ’24 (City College), Awestaa Zia ’24 (Hunter College), Balsamine Chen (Hunter College), Raisa Hoque (Baruch College), Aia Roshdi (Baruch College), and Camille Tourdot (Baruch) for winning Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarships.


Hannah Khanshali ’24 (City College)

Hannah Khanshali (left) is the 2024 Salutatorian for CCNY. READ

Addy Sharma and Zara McPartland, are the 2024 Valedictorian and Salutatorian, respectively, for the CCNY Division of Science.

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