Ackoff ’11, Bukiet ’11 Receive Distinguished Student Award

Barry Chernoff presented the Robert Schumann Distinguished Student Awards April 22 during the Wesleyan Earth Day celebration. Chernoff is the Robert Schumann Professor of Environmental Studies, professor of biology, professor and chair of the Environmental Studies Program, director of the College of the Environment. Pictured at right is award recipient Sophie Ackoff '11.

Miles Bukiet '11 also received the Robert Schumann Distinguished Student Award, which was established in 2007 by a gift from the Robert Schumann Foundation. The award is presented to an outstanding student who demonstrates academic accomplishment and excellence in environmental stewardship through work at Wesleyan or the greater Middletown community. (Photos by Emily Brackman '11)