Finnegan Simpkins, a member of the Colgate University Class of 2021, has earned the spring 2018 Dean's Award for Academic Excellence.
Simpkins is a graduate of Martha's Vineyard Regional HS from Vineyard Haven, MA (02568). Simpkins's current major is Political Science.
Students who receive a term grade point average of 3.3 or higher while completing at least three courses earn the spring 2018 Dean's Award for Academic Excellence.
Colgate offers 56 majors to a diverse student body of approximately 2,900 undergraduate students, and it supports 25 Division I athletic teams. Since 1819, the university's campus in rural central New York has been renowned for its beauty and for the important role it plays in the student experience.