Award recipents 2014-2015
The following prizes were awarded at the Ivy Day Awards Convocation.
Newton Arvin Prize in American Studies
The Newton Arvin Prize in American studies is awarded for the best long paper in the introductory course on the study of American society and culture.
Hattie Shapiro '18
Gladys Lampert '28 and Edward Beenstock Prize
The Gladys Lampert '28 and Edward Beenstock Prize is awarded for the best honors thesis in American studies or American history.
Ana Darrow '15
Eleanor Flexner Prize
The Eleanor Flexner Prize is awarded for the best piece of work by a Smith undergraduate using the Sophia Smith Collection or the Smith College Archives.
Sarah Orsak '16
Nancy Boyd Gardner Prize
The Nancy Boyd Gardner Prize is awarded for an outstanding paper or other project in American studies by a Smithsonian intern or American studies major.
Maggie Hoot '16
Donald H. Sheehan Memorial Prize
The Donald H. Sheehan Memorial Prize is awarded for outstanding work in American studies.
Tess Frydman '15