The following award recipients were honored at the 2010 Student Leader Recognition Ceremony. The Awards are selected by the individual offices and programs sponsoring each award.
Christian Martell and Eleanor Cutler
Honorable Mention: Yoga and Mindfulness (YAM)
Honorable Mention: Rebecca Rast and Paige Kirstein
Brown Students for Justice in Palestine
Honorable Mention: Brown Disaster Relief Group
Honorable Mention: The Environmental Leaders Collaborative
Honorable Mention: Alicia Maule, Kai Huang, Dayna-Joy Chin
Honorable Mention: Akshay Rathod
Maria DeLourdes Garcia Jimenez
Honorable Mention: Beyond the Bottle
Honorable Mention: Brown Refugee Youth Tutoring and Enrichment (BRYTE)
The Derek Canfield Barker Prize
Established in 1994 through a gift from Richard C. Barker '57 and Abbie D. Paterson '57 in memory of their son. The purpose of the Prize is to recognize students at Brown who have shown qualities of leadership, who have triumphed over adversity, and who have worked to bring the Brown community together through community service.
LGBTQ Leadership Award
Recognizes a graduating senior who has positively affected lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and questioning life during her/his undergraduate years at Brown.
The Kapstein Interfaith Leadership Award
Made possible through the generosity of the Kapstein Foundation honoring the late Reverend Charles A. Baldwin, chaplain of the University from1958-1988 is given to a member of the graduating class who has demonstrated interfaith leadership both on campus and beyond, within the confines of the academic year and/or during time away. This award acknowledges the energy, insight, imagination, and service of a student in the realm of interreligious community building and programming.
The Levi Adams Citation
Inaugurated in 2001, honors a senior(s) in the college for distinction and service in the leadership of a campus-based religious organization, project, or initiative. Dr. Adam's resilience, imagination, and strength in his varied tasks were always ground in deep spiritual convictions. Empowered by example, this citation is made to honor such service.
Michele L. Zerah
The President James Manning Medal:
Presented to graduating senior(s) whose pursuit of excellence in the study and practice of religion is exemplary.
Zachary J. Schlosser
Michael J. Spina
The Goldberg Family Award
Given to a first-year student for demonstrated potential and exceptional first-year leadership.
The Alan C. Flam Tzedek Award
For outstanding social justice and service leadership
Paige Kirstein and Spencer Fields
The Danny Warshay Exceptional Leadership Award
For demonstrated leadership qualities: mentoring, modeling and community building
Leor Shtull Leber
The John Blacher Astounding New Initiatives Award
Given to a student who has built a new initiative that has had a positive and sustainable impact on the Jewish Community at Brown University.
Thursday Night Torah, Sarah Wolk
The Presidential Award
Given to a senior who has demonstrated ongoing and mature commitment and leadership throughout his or her four years at Brown University.
The Senior Leadership Award
The Joslin Award
Named for the late Judge Alfred Joslin '35 and given to students graduating in May or December of each year who have made significant contributions to the University through their leadership and service.