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Wendell Nominee Statement

You have been nominated by your academic department’s faculty to receive the George Vincent Wendell Memorial Medal. The Wendell Medal is awarded each year to one Columbia Engineering graduating student who is deemed to merit special recognition because of his or her outstanding character, scholarship, and service to the community.

Please submit a brief (3-5 sentences) statement describing your credentials and how you exemplify the ideals of character, scholarship, and service recognized by the Wendell Medal. Please write this statement in third person.  This statement will appear on the voting ballot sent to the Senior Class. Additionally, please submit a copy of your resume as well.

Statements must be submitted by 11:59 p.m. on Wednesday, March 25, to be considered for the Wendell Medal.

Commencement Countdown

until graduation!

2016 Ceremony Dates & Times

Engineering Class Day (SEAS)
Monday, May 16, 2016
5:00–7:30 p.m.

Columbia College Class Day
Tuesday, May 17, 2016
9:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.

University Commencement
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
10:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Procession begins at 9:30 a.m.