GREENWICH, Conn. - Alexander Papalian, of Greenwich, was among the students honored for achievement in academics, research, service and governance, by Union College on Prize Day on Saturday, May 10, in the College's Memorial Chapel.
Papalian was awarded the Ashraf M. Ghaly Geo Research Prize, given to the senior who completes the best research study and reports original results in any geo field. He is a member of the Class of 2014.
Founded in 1795, Union College was the first college chartered by the Board of Regents of the State of New York. It is a small, residential, independent liberal arts college committed to integrating the humanities and social sciences with science and engineering in new ways. Union's rigorous academics take place in a diverse, welcoming campus environment that supports a student's personal growth and inspires them to engage with the local and global community through meaningful projects and volunteer work.
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