Lauren Eye Receives Bridgewater College’s 2022 Sociology Award

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Bridgewater College senior Lauren Eye was recognized for excellence by the Department of Sociology for 2022.

Eye received the Zygmunt Bauman Scholar Award, which is presented to a student who demonstrates outstanding scholarship and leadership in the classroom and exemplifies academic citizenship in the Department of Sociology.

Eye is a health and exercise science and sociology double major from Fredericksburg, Va. She is a member of the national leadership society Omicron Delta Kappa. In her time at BC, Eye has been a SOAR mentor, Resident Advisor, academic coach, a tutor and a teacher’s assistant for human anatomy. In addition to the Zygmunt Bauman Scholar Award, Eye also is the 2022 winner of the Bridgewater College Founder’s Award. The Founder’s Award recognizes a Bridgewater College senior who best demonstrates the values of the College’s Founder, D.C. Flory, both in and out of the classroom.

After graduation, Eye plans to pursue a career as a special education teacher in Page County, Va.

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