Callene Ross, who is graduating with a 4.0 GPA and a B.A. in English and Creative Writing is the recipient of the SBS Tenacity Award for spring 2022. This award recognizes a graduating senior in the College of SBS who has persevered in the face of significant adversity to earn their university degree.
“In exceptional ways, Callene made connections between the concepts she learned in the classroom and the world she inhabits,” one award judge noted. “Callene exemplifies how higher education can transform a life.”