Congratulations to María de las Mercedes Martínez, Eva Hoffman, and Priyankar Chand on winning this year’s departmental prizes!

June 2, 2016

We’d like to extend our congratulations to María de las Mercedes Martínez, Eva Hoffman, and Priyankar Chand for winning this year’s departmental prizes. An overview of the prizes is below. 

We’d additionally like to congratulate Eva Hoffman, one of 3 undergraduates in the entire senior class to be awarded exceptional distinction in the major.

Prize

Description

Winner

Michael D. Coe Prize in Archaeology Awarded annually to the most outstanding senior essay by an Anthropology major for an archaeological studies topic. Consideration requires nomination by the adviser. María de las Mercedes Martínez
Edward Sapir Prize in Sociocultural/Linguistic Anthropology Awarded annually to the most outstanding senior essay by an Anthropology major. Consideration requires nomination by the adviser and/or second reader. Priyankar Chand
Peter and Marion Schwartz Family Foundation Prize in Biological Anthropology Awarded to the author of the most outstanding senior essay in biological anthropology by an Anthropology major. Consideration requires nomination by the adviser.
Eva Hoffman