Katherine Gardner
Tuesday, April 9, 2019 - 2:35pm
Outstanding Undergraduate Scholars Award Ceremony

12 Saunders Students Recognized for Academic Excellence

RIT has recognized academic excellence through The Outstanding Undergraduate Scholars Awards since 1976. This achievement is reserved for individuals that are in the top 1% of undergraduate students. These scholars engage in the community through volunteer work, research, or cooperative education in their field of study. At the award ceremony, they are given the opportunity to acknowledge teachers that have inspired their academic career.

Saunders College of Business is pleased to recognize twelve Outstanding Undergraduate Scholars who have completed a minimum of 83 credit hours and have earned a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.85.


Saunders 2018-2019 scholar include:

Taylor Baird*
Camden Brockbank*
Kathleen Ferguson*
Tea Franjić**
Mislav Horvatić**
Jessica Morrone
Hang Su**
Dwayne Thomson
Samantha Wagner
Qinwei Zhang**
Ziming Zhao**
Xiaoyu Zhu**

For a full list of RIT’s Outstanding Undergraduate Scholars and for more information regarding the ceremony, visit RIT Division of Academic Affairs.

*Scholar is a member of the RIT Honors Program

**Scholar attends RIT China, RIT Croatia, RIT Kosovo, or RIT Dubai

Saunders College of Business is one of nine colleges at Rochester Institute of Technology and is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International (AACSB). Recognized and ranked internationally, Saunders is home to over 2,000 undergraduate and graduate students enrolled in programs across RIT Global Campuses in Rochester, New York, Croatia, Dubai, Kosovo and China. Saunders College works in partnership with RIT’s entrepreneurial Venture Creations incubator and top ranked Albert J. Simone Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship to integrate business education with RIT’s world-leading technical and creative programs. With nearly 19,000 alumni worldwide, Saunders College offers undergraduate (BS), Masters (MS), Masters of Business Administration (MBA), and Executive MBA (EMBA) programs where students gain real-world business experiences through a tradition of applied learning, internships and capstone programs.

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