The annual UConn SSS Academic Achiever Awards Ceremony was held on April 6, 2017 at the Alumni Center Great Hall on the Storrs campus. The ceremony honors graduating seniors and students who earned a 3.0 or higher GPA for the fall semester.
Graduating seniors received a medal, to be worn during commencement. Students earning a 3.0 or higher received a medal, while those earning a 3.5 or higher received a pin. This year’s senior speakers were Austin Colbert and Jessica Jaramillo. Leann McLaren was the 3.0 and 3.5 speaker. Vice Provost Dr. Sally Reis and Dr. Fiona Vernal, professor of history, received faculty awards for their dedication and commitment to the SSS program and its students.
SSS congratulates its seniors on their successful college careers at UConn and upcoming graduation, as well as the students who worked hard to earn a 3.0 GPA or higher!