2024 Student AwardsModern and Classical Languages

Graduate Awards

Undergraduate Awards

Completion of Arabic Major

  • Astrid Viera Benitez
  • Naim Abu El-Hawa
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Excellence in the Chinese Minor

  • Layla Allen
  • Sebastian Rodionov
  • Wenjia Lin
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Excellence in the Chinese Major Studies

  • Aranxia Christine Vejcik 
  • Daniela Sofia Martinez
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Excellence in Elementary French

  • Kenneth Lam
  • Erin Baggett
  • Oumaima Elbyar
  • Jei Joo
  • Sajana Vigna McLaughlin
  • Monique Ngenge
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Excellence in Intermediate French

  • John Mckey
  • Emory Kasdorf
  • Peter Khayat
  • Sabrina Safi
  • Nicholas Wilcher
  • Brett Womack
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Excellence in the French Minor

  • Mishell Orellana Arispe
  • Elizabeth Fortson
  • Newlenio Manuel
  • Colin Wilson
  • Julia Yob
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Excellence in the French Major

  • Grace Estes
  • Jack Levy
  • Sophie Wagner
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Excellence in Elementary German

  • Grace Estes
  • Jacob Burton
  • Olivianna Watkins
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Excellence in Intermediate German

  • Edward (EJ) Chicky
  • Kate Berry
  • Mateen Monshizada
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Excellence in Elementary Italian

  • Abdulaziz S Alghannam
  • Angel Schudlich
  • Jaelyn Boyd
  • Leila Trinidad 
  • Minhaj Atique
  • Paige Jelenic
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Excellence in Intermediate Italian

  • Hope Stanton
  • Joseph Nett
  • Kelci Halferty
  • Kyle Vandeven
  • Rebecca Grossi
  • Rossington Deck
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Cesarina Horing Award

The Italian Cultural Society of Washington, DC, awards $400 to a student of George Mason University who is selected by the university's Italian language program faculty. The award is made possible by donations in honor of the late Cesarina Horing, former director of the Society’s Italian Language Program. It is funded by the individual donors of the Italian Cultural Society.

  • Bianca Fiore
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The William Weaver Prize in Italian Studies

The William Weaver Prize in Italian Studies, which is a monetary prize in the amount of $1,000, recognizes the academic achievements of students who are minoring in Italian Studies.

  • Josephine Petras
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Excellence in the Japanese Studies Minor

  • Jeffrey Holden Childress
  • John Corker
  • Madison (Jay) Sapinski
  • Noor Salem
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Excellence in the Russian Minor

  • Elizabeth Fortson
  • Richard Lopez-Perez
  • Kate Fisher
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Excellence in the Spanish Minor

  • Christian Fraasch
  • Ella Johnson Jackson
  • Edward Peabody
  • Zoe Vozick
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Excellence in the Spanish Major

  • Alfredo Cervantes
  • Alexandra Geigel
  • Dominique Hannon
  • Alina Jimenez
  • Frankie Romero
  • Aaron Staggers
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Engagement with the Discipline - Spanish Studies

  • Alfredo Cervantes
  • Frankie Romero
  • Aaron Staggers
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