4/26/2019 Staff Writer

Ten Students Receive All College Awards

Franklin & Marshall’s All College Awards were presented to six graduating seniors and four underclassmen April 25.

Orchestral strains of “Serenade No. 1, Adagio,” composed and conducted by senior Christian Mechem and performed by eight students of the F&M Philharmonia, opened a ceremony that included the academic department awards. 

  • Sophomore Rachel St. Louis is presented with the Thomas Gilmore Apple Award by Dean of Students Colette Shaw. The Thomas Gilmore Apple Award also went to sophomore Rachel Strompf. Sophomore Rachel St. Louis is presented with the Thomas Gilmore Apple Award by Dean of Students Colette Shaw. The Thomas Gilmore Apple Award also went to sophomore Rachel Strompf. Image Credit: Deb Grove

After introductory remarks by President Barbara Altmann, 242 awards were presented to 193 individuals.

Recipients of All College Awards were: 

Mr. & Mrs. Lanious B. Keiper Prize – Francis King-Harvey ’21

The Thomas Gilmore Apple Award – Rachel St. Louis ’21 and Rachel Strompf '21

The Bicentennial Prize – Surya Rahman ’20                                                                                                    

The Stanley Craig Memorial Award – Brandon Davis ’19

The Alice Distler Award– Sophia Newton ’19, Taina Perez ’20, Alessandra Rella ’19

The Muhlenberg Goodwill Award – Lucas Groff ’19, Emily Neckes ’19           

The Major Dick Winters ’41 Award – Amy Largacha Cedeno ’19

The Richard D. Atlick ’36 Student Research Prize– Rachel Sheffield ’20

The Benjamin Peralta Award*– Define American

 *(Presented to a recognized student organization that contributed significantly to F&M or the Lancaster community.)

  • Among the award winners was senior Lucas Groff, who Dean Shaw presents with the Muhlenberg Goodwill Award. Among the award winners was senior Lucas Groff, who Dean Shaw presents with the Muhlenberg Goodwill Award. Image Credit: Deb Grove
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