Gabrielle Welsh is a finalist for a 2017 University Medal

May 2, 2017

Congratulations to Gabrielle Welsh on being a finalist for a 2017 University Medal from UMD!

Gabrielle has been selected as one of six finalists for the 2017 University Medal, which recognizes the most outstanding graduate of the year. According to the selection committee, Gabrielle has “a superb record of academic distinction, extraordinary character, and significant extracurricular contributions to the University and the larger public.” President Loh will recognize Gabrielle as a student of unusual merit and a finalist for UMD’s highest award, the University Medal, during the Commencement ceremony on Sunday, May 21, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. in the Xfinity Center. Gabrielle will graduate with a BA in Dance & Biology, with specialization in Ecology and Evolution.