The Student Council Award of Excellence is given in appreciation of students who have made a significant impact on student life and the broader community. We take nominations continuously throughout the year via this form and class reps vote monthly to select one awardee among grad student and med student nominations. (Class reps themselves are not eligible for the award.)
Students that win the AoE are often the unsung heroes of our student body—the volunteers, advocates, and champions that have gone the extra mile to help their fellow classmates. They do it because they want to improve the community at this school, one little step at a time—not because they ever expected appreciation or recognition.
We honor these students on a plaque displayed proudly in our Student Lounge in Annenberg, which is current up to 2015; we will update the plaque in preparation for lounge renovations scheduled for this summer. But! There’s no reason we shouldn’t have the full list of awardees online as well. Here is the full list of the quiet superheroes living among us, so that their notoriety may only rise…