HAMILTON, NY – Elyse Cianfarano, a Sociology and Anthropology major from Fulton, has been awarded the Dean’s Award for academic excellence by Colgate University for the spring 2014 semester.
The Dean’s Award is given to students with a 3.30 or higher grade-point average average while enrolled in 3.75 or more course hours.
Colgate University is a highly selective residential liberal arts institution distinguished by the dedication of its 294 full-time faculty-scholars, and its commitment to global engagement, student-faculty research, off-campus study, sustainable practices, and utilizing technology to enhance the teaching and learning experience.
Colgate offers 54 majors to a diverse student body of approximately 2,900 undergraduate students, and supports 25 Division I athletic teams.
The university’s 575-acre campus in rural central New York is renowned for its beauty and for the important role it plays in the student experience.