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Started in 1975 and endowed in 1990 by Inez Nelbach, the first female Dean of the College, this prize in honor of James B. Burke, trustee emeritus of the University, is awarded to a graduating senior who has majored with distinction in language or literature and who has also demonstrated a high level of competence in classical studies.

Year

Awardees

Major

2018Amanda Helen Farbanish
2017Alexander Harris Slotkin
2016Samuel Jacob Barry 
2015Andrew R. Bodo
Sabrina Fruci
French
Economics
2014Caitlin Olivia MatteraEnglish

2013

Raymond Alan Schmelzer

Italian

2012

Elizabeth A. Costikyan

German Studies & Classics

2011

Elizabeth Ann Ferrara

English with Classics minor

2010

Steffi M. Schamberger

English with Classics minor

2009

Brady Eskilson

Classics

2008

Maria Eliades

English with Classics minor

2006

Ewa Nowak

English & Philosophy with Classics minor

2005

Nicholas Pietropaolo

English with Classics minor

2004

Emily Silman

Classics & English

2003

Nicole Furia

Classics & English

2002

Paige Miller

Classics & English

2001

Jarred Williams

Classics & English

2000

Kimberly Corbette Girard

English

1999

Philip Kendrick Lentz

Classics & History

1999

Tyler Patrick Roylance

Classics

1998

Matthew W. Light

Classics & Political Science

1997

Kamaal Haque

Philosophy & German

1996

Marcus Zumwalt

English

1995

Marilyn Gergulas

English

1994

Alan Robisch

Classics

1993

Michael Diase

Classics

1992

Christina Carlson

English

1991

Shilpa Raval

Classics & English

1990

Daniela Giernoth

German

1990

Anthony Infanti

French & Russian

1989

Christopher Taggart

Philosophy & Mathematics

1988

Christopher Trause

Classics & Mathematics

1986

Gregory Katsas

Classics & Behavioral Science

1986

Michael Rosenhaus

Classics

1985

Florence Gambino

Classics & Spanish Language and Culture

1984

Linda Agoston

Philosophy & English

1983

Thomas M. Sharpe

Classics & English

1982

Robin Goellner

Classics

1981

Linda Kordas

Classics

1981

Alan Torrise

Classics & English

1980

Jerome Amerman

Classical Studies

1980

Cheryl Riggleman

Comparative Literature

1979

Matthew Gabrielson

Classics & English

1979

Delia Gerace

Classical Studies & Political Science

1978

Maria Teresa Martinez

Spanish Literature

1977

James Korzun

Biblical Languages

1977

Robin Stern

English

Thanks to the Classics department for this list, and to Rebecca Rego Barry of the Library archives, and Jeremy Maisto of the Registrar’s office for research assistance.

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