Global Citizen Awards

The Global Citizen Awards recognize outstanding contributions to international understanding by members of the CU Boulder community.  This year’s awards will be presented during International Education Week at a special ceremony and reception on Wednesday, November 15, 2017 4:30 to 6:30 pm in the JD Abrams Student Cultural Lounge in the Center for Community on the CU Boulder campus. Please join us to celebrate the contributions of this year’s award recipients!

Muneeb Kamal International Student of the Year

Nominated by CU Boulder faculty and staff, the International Student of the Year is a student who:

  • Is in the U.S. in a non-immigrant student status (e.g. F-1 or J-1)
  • Is a global citizen and inspires global citizenship in others.
  • Has made exemplary contributions to enrich the campus culturally and further international understanding.

The 2017 Muneeb Kamal International Student of the Year is Susie Park!

 

Education Abroad Student of the Year

Nominated by CU Boulder faculty and staff, the Education Abroad Student of the Year is a student who:

  • Is a global citizen and inspires global citizenship in others.
  • Has made exemplary contributions to enrich the campus culturally and further international understanding.

The 2017 Education Abroad Student of the Year is Rahel Tilahun!

 

Global Citizen of the Year

The Global Citizen of the Year is nominated by students, and is a faculty or staff member whom they consider a champion for international and/or education abroad students. This person may have helped them in a significant way, planned special activities for international students, advocated for international student needs, etc.

The 2017 Global Citizen of the Year is Keith Molenaar!