HAMILTON, NY – Elyse Cianfarano was a recipient of the Dean’s Award for academic excellence during the 2013 spring term at Colgate University, where Cianfarano is a member of the Class of 2015 and studies Sociology & Anthropology.
To be eligible for the Dean’s Award, a Colgate student must achieve higher than a 3.30 average while enrolled in at least four courses. Cianfarano is a graduate of G Ray Bodley High School, and lives in Fulton, NY.
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