Ellen (Ilana) Raskin ’75 Memorial Award

This award was created in 1997 by Judy Blumenthal Asuleen ’75 and Richard K. Raskin in memory of Ellen (Ilana) Raskin ’75. It is awarded annually to a rising sophomore or junior who qualifies for financial aid and who has made a creative contribution to community or society in the form of women’s rights, human rights, creative arts, or advocacy.

The Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Program annually selects the recipient of this prize. There is no application.

Recent Award Recipients

Prize Year Recipient Major
2017-2018 Sarah Ernst Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies/History
2016-2017 Laura Katz Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies/Theater Arts
2015-2016 Abigail Belyea Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies/International Global Studies
2014-2015 Ariella Assouline Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies/Film, Television, and Interactive Media