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Awards for Women and Minorities

LAYA W. WIESNER AWARD

The Laya W. Wiesner Award honors Mrs. Wiesner’s contributions to women’s activities at the Institute. It was established in 1980 by the MIT Women’s League. The award is presented to the undergraduate woman student who has most enhanced MIT community life.

[2010 Recipient] Catherine Melnikow '10

[2009 Recipient] Fiona Hughes ’09

ASSOCIATION OF MIT ALUMNAE (AMITA) SENIOR ACADEMIC AWARD

The Association of MIT Alumnae Award is presented to an outstanding senior woman who has demonstrated the highest level of academic excellence through her coursework and related professional activities at MIT.

[2010 Recipients] Charmaine Sia '10, Naomi Stein '10

[2009 Recipients] Annelise Beck ’09, Kathleen Xie ’09

ALBERT G. HILL PRIZE

The Albert G. Hill Prize is awarded to the minority undergraduate junior or senior student who has maintained high academic standards and made continued contributions to the improvement of the quality of life for minorities at MIT.

[2010 Recipients] Polina Bakhteiarov '10, Asha Martin '10, Eric Quintero '10, Luis Somoza '10/p>

[2009 Recipients] Jeremy McGee ’09, Willie Mae Reese ’09, Kristin Rose ’10

 

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