People In the News 04-29-14

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Sydney Sivils, a 2010 graduate of Los Alamos High School, was one of six recipients of UNM’s Clauve Award for outstanding seniors on
April 4.
The Clauve Awards are given in honor of Lena C. Clauve, the university’s first dean of women. The award is given for outstanding achievements in the areas of leadership, academics and campus involvement. To qualify students must be nominated by staff or faculty who have witnessed the dedication of exceptional students. Sivils will graduate, with honors, in May with a degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Marketing and Operations.
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Anna Kaiper, of Los Alamos, has received the Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) fellowship for Summer 2014. She is in the Ph.D. program at the University of Minnesota.
She is a graduate student in the comparative and international development education (CIDE) program track in the Department of Organizational Leadership, Policy and Development (OLPD).
The FLAS Fellowships program provides allocations of academic year and summer fellowships to institutions of higher education, or consortia of institutions of higher education to assist meritorious undergraduate students and graduate students undergoing training in modern foreign languages and related area or international studies.
Kaiper is a 2002 Los Alamos High School graduate.
Kaiper will be studying Zulu to prepare for her doctoral research on post-apartheid curriculum reform in South Africa this summer.


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