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The Colgate Alumni Corporation 1819 Award

Colgate's most selective and prestigious award, bestowed upon a student whose character, scholarship, sportsmanship, and service to others best exemplify the university's spirit and the value of a liberal arts education.

Evan Chartier '14

Evan Chartier '14“He is a member of Colgate’s most prestigious scholarly communities, including the Benton Scholars, Phi Eta Sigma, the Dana Scholars, the Cobb Fellows, and the Konosioni Honor Society,” said Colgate President Jeffrey Herbst. “His scholarly ethic and strong character can be seen with special clarity in the ways he interacts with classmates.”

Herbst called Chartier a tireless advocate for his work to make Colgate more equitable and inclusive, including his efforts with Yes Means Yes, Advocates for Positive Sexuality, the Colgate Jewish Union, the Student Conduct Board, as an instructor with Outdoor Education, and his international work with Projects for Peace. LEARN MORE