EAS Senior receives 2015 SUNY Chancellor's Award; CALS Academic Excellence Award; Named Merrill Scholar
Aaron Match '15, EAS atmospheric science major, received three distinguished awards during his senior year. Match was given the 2015 Chancellor’s Award for Student Excellence honors State University of New York students who have best demonstrated and been recognized for their integration of academic excellence with other aspects of their lives, which may include leadership, campus involvement, athletics, career achievement, community service or creative and performing arts.
Match was also the recipient of the 2015 CALS Academic Excellence Award in the atmospheric science major. A Dean's Awards Reception was held in the spring to recognize award winners.
Finally, Match was named a 2015 Merrill Scholar. The Merrill Presidential Scholars Program allows each student to recognize one high school teacher and one Cornell faculty member who has influenced them. Aaron chose to honor Mandy Cheskis of 21st Century Cyber Charter School and Prof. Gang Chen of the Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences.
Congratulations from the department on all of your achievements, Aaron!