On Friday, April 26, 2013 at the 5th Annual Campus Leadership Awards, Wilkinson College student and PAT President Priya Shah (pictured left to right: Priya Shah, Dr. Cumiford and Erika Aguilar), a History/Spanish double major, was awarded the Cheverton Award for the 2012-13 academic year.

The Cheverton Award is presented annually to an outstanding graduating senior and is the highest undergraduate student honor at Chapman.

When asked about her post graduation plans, Shah said, “I have been accepted to a Ph.D. program at Duke University. I will be studying Latin American Colonial History, and the impact that language has on cultural and power relations in colonial Peruvian society.”