About Our Undergraduate Students
romance languages and literatures
Academic Year 2013-2014: Prizes and Distinctions
Andrés Bello Award: Laura Noonan
Offered by the Consul of Chile to a senior who has excelled in Spanish.
Wendy Berson Language Award: Alison Wawrzynek
Given to a senior who has demonstrated excellence in the area of Romance Languages in general, but more specifically, to one with the ability to speak one or more of them with great expertise.
Princess Grace of Monaco Award: Kaitlyn Quaranta
Offered by the Consul of Monaco, in conjunction with the Consul of Chile, to a senior who has excelled in French.
Tutto Italiano Award for Excellence in Italian: Caitlin McMullen
The Tutto Italiano Award for Excellence in Italian, offered by Emilio and Marilena Locilento, in honor of their parents Angelo and Maria for their love of education and free enterprise, given to an Italian major or minor.
Figurito Family Award for Scholarly Achievement in Italian: Daniel Cattolica
Presented in the name of Joseph Figurito, Professor of French and Italian at Boston College for half a century, for scholarly achievement in Italian.
RLL SENIOR HONORS THESES
Thesis Director: Kevin Newmark
Title: "La femme qui s’efface chez André Gide"
FRENCH BOOK AWARDS
Doyle Calhoun, Tessa Gillespie, Mariam Gorbea, Victoria Houson, Chrissy Lorica, Andrew Marchesani, Danielle Nista, Jacqueline Parisi, Kaitlyn Quaranta, Kathryn Raskin, Micah Sy
ITALIAN BOOK AWARDS
Joseph Cassaro, Louis Fantini, David Groman, Michelle Principi, Matthew Mazzari, Michelle Tomassi
HISPANIC STUDIES BOOK AWARDS
Felicity Blance, Dolan Bortner, Juliette Fechter, Rebecca Frost, Mariam Gorbea, Rhianna James, William McEntee, Nicholas Moffa, Kelley Monzella, Consuelo Pellas, Jose Ramos, Erin Rutherford, Jennifer Seter, Meredith Souto, Jennifer Taylor, Alexis Tercero, Darby Thompson
Danielle Nista (French major)
Daniel Cattolica (Italian major)
Sacha Ramjit (Hispanic Studies)
PHI BETA KAPPA
Students Nominated in 2014
Melissa Campedelli (French major)
Alyssa Ellard (French major)
Kaitlyn Quaranta (French major)
Alison Wawrzynek (French major)