Croft Faculty, Dr. Vivian Ibrahim Awarded Teacher of the Year!
Congratulations to Dr. Vivian Ibrahim, Croft Associate Professor of History and International Studies, for being awarded the CLA Howell Family Outstanding Teacher of the Year Award (formerly College of Liberal Arts Teacher of the Year Award) for 2019-2020!
David L. Boren Scholarship Award Recipients: Gabe Menchaca and Caleb Ray
Congratulation to Croft seniors, Gabe Menchaca and Caleb Ray for being recipients of the prestigious David L. Boren Scholarship Award from the National Security Exchange Program! The Boren scholarship is awarded to students who study critical languages and provide funds for students to study the languages and areas of the world that are critical to US interests and underrepresented.
Croft Sophomore, Jess Cooley, Named 2020 Barksdale Award Winner
Jess Cooley, Croft sophomore, received the 2020 Barksdale Award from The Sally McDonnell Barksdale Honors College, which will allow him to document the forest fire devastation in Bolivia as he travels by motorcycle this summer. Jess's studies in International Studies focus on Latin America, Spanish, and he is majoring in Accountancy as well.
This year, ten incoming Croft freshmen received Croft scholarships, providing $8,000 per year for four years-a total of $32,000. The ten students were chosen from a pool of 28 admitted students who interviewed to be chosen as Croft Scholars.