The Office of the Chancellor announced the winners of the 2014 James L. Doti Outstanding Graduated Award last week and we are pleased to tell you one of
‘s own, Mr. Thomas Cottam (
Master of International Studies
(’14) with particular interests in national security and U.S.-China relations) is one of the lucky recipients.
In addition to his outstanding academic achievements, Tom is the model of global citizenship that is central to Chapman’s mission. His commitment to understanding cross-cultural interactions has inspired him to live and work in Scotland, to teach English in China, and to enlist in the U.S. Army as an intelligence analyst. Mr. Cottam served 15 months in Afghanistan as part of Operation Enduring Freedom. He is a member of Sigma Iota Rho honors society for international studies.