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Photos: Let’s Dance, Sing, and Hand Out Emerson Recognition & Achievement Awards

President Lee Pelton congratulates Lex (Alexis) Fernander, the recipient of the Spirit of Emerson Award.
 
President Lee Pelton congratulates Lex (Alexis) Fernander, the recipient of the Spirit of Emerson Award.

Emerson’s Recognition and Achievement (ERA) Awards were handed out recently to celebrate student and campus leaders during a reception and ceremony hosted by Student Engagement & Leadership that featured singing, dancing and more.

Honorees were chosen by a college-wide nomination process, and 13 awards were handed out to students, faculty and organizations that demonstrated excellence during this academic year.

The Treble Makers, Emerson Urban Dance Theater, and Water Elephant (a band sponsored by WECB) performed at the ceremony.

The reception was held at the Emerson Urban Arts: Media Art Gallery, and the ceremony was at the Robert J. Orchard Theatre on April 5.

The following awards were handed out:
Elizabeth Martin – Isabel Sanford Award
Eliana Ulloa – Jennifer Stowers Quintal Visionary Award
Ian Mandt – Lion Pride Award
Joelle Herbert – Rising Star Resident Assistant
Josiah Seet – Outstanding Resident Assistant of the Year
Madeline Ramaley – Orientation Leader of the Year
Victoria Raschi – Fraternity and Sorority Life Member of the Year
Emerson Independent Video – Organization of the Year
Angela Anderson-Connolly – Advisor of the Year
Anthony Rodriguez – Student Spotlight
Caroline King – Student Leader of the Year
Jessica Guida – Emersonian of the Year
Lex (Alexis) Fernander – Spirit of Emerson Award
Maureen Murphy – ERA Award of Distinction

Here are photos of the reception and ceremony — and click here to see more photos.