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Wendell Nominee Statement

Congratulations on your nomination to be considered for the George Vincent Wendell Memorial Medal!

The Wendell Medal is awarded each year to one graduating Columbia Engineering undergraduate who is deemed to merit special recognition because of his or her outstanding character, scholarship, and service to the community.

Your fellow graduates will select the recipient through online voting in the weeks following Spring Break. To help us craft your nomination summary for the voting form, we ask that you submit a brief statement (3-5 sentences) describing your qualifications and any campus roles you have held, plus a copy of your resume.

Please note that content will be used to enhance statements provided by your academic department and will be edited to achieve consistency across all summaries.

Information must be submitted no later than Friday, March 18, 11:59 p.m. EDT.

Commencement Countdown

until graduation!

2017 Ceremony Dates & Times

Engineering Class Day (SEAS)
Monday, May 15, 2017
5:00–7:30 p.m.

Columbia College Class Day
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
9:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.

University Commencement
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
10:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Procession begins at 9:30 a.m.