Cameron Bell '16 Wins 2016 Spirit of Princeton Award
Eight students have been named winners of the 2016 Spirit of Princeton Award, honoring Princeton University undergraduates for positive contributions to campus life. The award recognizes those who have demonstrated a strong commitment to the undergraduate experience through dedicated efforts in student organizations, athletics, community service, religious life, residential life and the arts.
This year's winners were selected from a group of over 70 nominees and were honored with a certificate and book prize during a dinner May 4. The Spirit of Princeton Award is sponsored by the Office of the Dean of Undergraduate Students and has been given annually since 1995.
Cameron Bell is a senior from Newport News, Virginia, majoring in history and earning certificates in African American studies and the Program in Teacher Preparation. She is a member of the Black History Month Planning Committee, student coordinator for the Department of African American Studies Senior Colloquium, member of the Pan-African Graduation Planning Committee and co-chair of the Senior Commencement Committee for Tiger Stay. She was also a member of Princeton Faith in Action's TruThursday Leadership Team; Princeton Internships in Civic Service Student Advisory Council; the Black Leadership Coalition; Princeton University Gospel Ensemble; and the Council of the Princeton University Community (CPUC) Task Force on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion. She is a member of Mathey College. Read more at News at Princeton.