History Concentrator Marcia Brown '19 Honored with 2019 Spirit of Princeton Award
Eight students have been named winners of the 2019 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.
The selection committee received over 100 letters of nomination on behalf of outstanding undergraduate students. This year’s winners will be honored with a certificate and a book prize during a dinner on May 8. The Spirit of Princeton Award is sponsored by the Office of the Dean of Undergraduate Students and has been given annually since 1995.
Marcia Brown is a senior from Shaker Heights, Ohio, majoring in history and earning a certificate in African American Studies. She has served as news editor and later as editor-in-chief of The Daily Princetonian. She is a member of the Glee Club and works as a ticketing associate for University Ticketing. She is a member of Forbes College and Cap and Gown Club.
The other recipients of the 2019 Spirit of Princeton award are:
- Nenna Ibe
- Kyle Lang
- Moyin Opeyemi
- Hannah Paynter
- G.J. Sevillano
- Samuel Vilchez Santiago
- Colin Yost
The Spirit of Princeton Award winners for 2019; Photo by Sameer A. Khan/Fotobuddy