Honors & Awards

2018 Prize & Award Recipients

Friends of Cal History Dissertation Prize
Christopher Casey

Graduate Seminar Paper Prize
Samuel Stubblefield

Michael I. Gurevich Prize for Russian History
Jillian Forsyth
Harrison King

George T. Guttridge Prize for British or American Colonial History
Franklin Sammons
Sarah Stoller

David Hollinger Prize for Intellectual History
Timothy C. Wright

Fred J. Martin American Political History Award
Robert Nelson

Matilda Morrison Miller Award for the History of the Western United States
Brittney Nareau

Friends of Cal History Thesis Prize & Department Citation
Camille Jetta

2017–2018 Proposed Honors List

Requirements for graduating with Honors in History

Highest Honors:
Julia Porter Burke
Camille Margaret Jetta
Anya Marie Keller
Isabel Victoria Papadimitriou

High Honors:
Anjali Mehta Banerjee
Ryan Dean Brown
Graciela Yvette Dueñas
Jeremy B Goodwin
Haley Ruth Hayashi
Madeleine Holloway
Angus Lewis
Rodrigo J Moscoso
Amanda Marie Mosler
Jeffrey R Myers
Brittney Ashley Nicole Nareau
Claire Marie Olmstead
Daniel Russell Cheung
Jenisha Sabaratnam
Andrew Sun Yang

Honors:
Emma Aiyanna Auer
Jose Andres Ayala-Artiga
Ryen Bani-Hashemi
Reyna Lynn Benson
Thomas Blair Blakeslee
Melody C Carey
Emilyanne Clancy
Elise Catherine Cox
Samantha Jean Craig
Gabriella Tala Cuevas
Tianyi Dong
Ismael Ahmed Farooqui
Emilio Flamenco
Adah Forer
William Jon Gardner Jr.
Noah Hyman Gerber
Dakota Goodman
Daniel Joseph Hennessy
Caitlin J Horn
Seamus A Howard
Christopher Andrew Hulshof
Alan Jiang
Curtis Orion Jones
Lauren Taylor Kelly
Helen Grace Kirkby
Ryan Paul Kordik
Hannah Emily Korn
Jeffrey David Leach
Bethany Marie Lynch
Jonathan David Woo Morford
Abigail Catherine Murphy
Gabriella J Orellana
Aidan Galileo Frank Perricone
Tyson Joseph Nippert Pope
Alexandra Mia Ruiloba
Shirin Mikiko Sadjadpour
Lindsey Alison Schwartz
Margaret Ann Shaw
Jamie Ye Shen
Kailee Y Shimabukuro
Benjamin Kinder Sloan
Qingyang Song
Anna Wilkerson Sturla
Matthew Thacher
Krista M Thomas
Evan Joseph Vercellini
Emily Muyao Wang
Avir Lev Waxman
Austin Anthony Weinstein
John Alonzo Wilfley
Sally Wu
Ellen B Zhang

2018 Phi Beta Kappa Members

Phi Beta Kappa is the nation’s oldest academic honor society, founded in 1776 at the College of William and Mary in Williamsburg, Virginia. Election to Phi Beta Kappa is a recognition of academic achievement, especially in the acquisition of knowledge in the liberal arts and sciences.

Emma Aiyanna Auer
Ryen Bani-Hashemi
Tianyi Dong
Ismael Farooqui
Jeremy Goodwin
Daniel Joseph Hennessy
Seamus Andrew Howard
Camille Margaret Jetta
Curtis Orion Jones
Lauren Kelly
Ryan P. Kordik
Abigail Murphy
Jeffrey Myers
Margaret Ann Shaw
Jacob Tyler Stark
Emily Muyao Wang
Austin Weinstein