Three Arts & Sciences graduate students earned special recognition from the College this month: the 2016 Arts & Sciences Graduate Medal, awarded to exceptional graduate students based on faculty recommendations. This year’s honorees include a sociologist, a literary scholar, and a mathematician. Read more about Ryan Gabriel, Rachel Arteaga, and Shirshendu Ganguly.
Graduate Medalist in the Social Sciences
Much of Ryan Gabriel’s research concerns the nature of racial dynamics and stratification in the U.S. In his master’s thesis, Gabriel identified mechanisms through which a legacy of lynching in southern states relates to modern-day homicides. For his PhD...