Student Awards

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Congratulations to the 2019 Silver Student Awardees!

Please join us as we congratulate the winners of the 11th Annual Student Awards at the NYU Silver School of Social Work! These students have excelled in academics, practice, and in their extracurricular pursuits. They truly embody the spirit and passion of the Silver School.

Dean's Award for Innovation in Social Work Practice
Mental Health Anonymous | Maria Elizabeth Luisi, MSW Program

Excellence in Leadership Award
Qinying Chu MSW Program
Deborah Lee, BS Program
Olivia Byrd, MSW Program

Global Social Work Award
Shamire Juste, MSW Program
Akirah Limthaveemongkol, BS Program

Outstanding Student Program Award
"Taking Action Against Racism at Silver" | Silver Affinity Collective

Silver Citizenship Award
Taylor Healey, MSW Program
Bobbie-Angela Wong, MSW Program
Ouwen Jiang, BS Program

Silver Spirit Award
Stephanie Gray, MSW Program
Mary Burns, MSW Program
Capri Christianson, BS Program

Social Justice Award
Anna Nathanson, MSW Program
Poesis Silagan-Bush, MSW Program
Praha Lamisa, BS Program

Distinguished Contribution to Student Engagement Award
Dr. Darcey Merrit

Silver Student Organization of the Year Award
Undergraduate Student Government Association

Congratulations are also in order for the recipients of awards in the community:

NYU President’s Service Awardsto recognize the distinguished achievements of undergraduate, graduate, and professional students and student organizations for their promotion of learning, leadership, and quality of student life at New York University.

  • Community Service and Civic Engagement
    Idan Falek, BS Program
    Liane Ma, BS Program

  • Student Leadership and Campus Programming
    Lisa Schlosberg, MSW Program
    Silver Affinity Collective