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Abigail Mariam

Abigail Mariam Receives 2021 Derek C. Bok Award for Excellence in Graduate Student Teaching of Undergraduates

May 19, 2021

The role of graduate students in undergraduate education is central to the experience of Harvard College students, and fundamental to teaching in our Department. In 2007, Harvard University's Graduate School of Arts and Sciences announced the establishment of the Derek C. Bok Awards for Excellence in Graduate Student Teaching of Undergraduates. These awards, of which there are just five Harvard-wide, are made possible by an endowment gift from Jean Louise Friedman Nathan and David G. Nathan ('51, M.D. '55). Congratulations, Abi, and thank you!!!... Read more about Abigail Mariam Receives 2021 Derek C. Bok Award for Excellence in Graduate Student Teaching of Undergraduates

2021 Hoopes Prize Winners!

May 12, 2021
Gabrielle Fernandopulle and Katherine Lou have been awarded the 2021 Thomas Temple Hoopes Prize for their theses.Gabrielle Fernandopulle's project was entitled “Hidden Diversity Disparities in Elite College Athletics: Race, Belonging, and the Purpose of Sports in the Ivy League," nominated by Ethan Raker and Katherine Lou's project was entitled, “Motives Unmasked: Examining What Mask-Wearing Means to Americans during Covid-19," nominated by Sean Bock.... Read more about 2021 Hoopes Prize Winners!
Cresa Pugh Receives 2020 Derek C. Bok Award for Excellence in Graduate Student Teaching of Undergraduates

Cresa Pugh Receives 2020 Derek C. Bok Award for Excellence in Graduate Student Teaching of Undergraduates

July 17, 2020
The role of graduate students in undergraduate education is central to the experience of Harvard College students, and fundamental to teaching in our Department. In 2008 the Graduate School announced the establishment of the Derek C. Bok Awards for Excellence in the Teaching of Undergraduates. These awards, of which there are just five Harvard-wide, are made possible by an endowment gift from Jean F. Nathan and David G. Nathan ('51, M.D. '55). Congratulations, Cresa, and thank you!!!
Fernanda Baron

Fernanda Baron Wins Department's Fulton Prize for Best Thesis 2020

June 1, 2020
"THE ONLY BABA IN "MOMMY & ME": DETERMINING PARENTHOOD, RE/DOING PARENTHOOD, AND THE QUEER POTENTIAL OF NON-BINARY PARENTING," is the title of their thesis, advised by professor Jocelyn Viterna.

 

The Albert M. Fulton, A.B. 1897 prize was established in 1977. This prize is awarded annually to the senior who submits the best thesis “judged by its contents,” research methods, “and literary expression, in the field of . . . sociology.”