Language department honors hardworking students

January 29, 2019 — by Isaac Le and Andrew Li

Twice a year, the foreign language department recognizes students who demonstrate the “triple Es” (effort, engagement and enthusiasm) within their classrooms. This fall, 32 students were awarded the Triple E award by eight different language teachers.

One of these students was sophomore Feranno Liu, who received an award presented by Chinese teacher Sara Tseng.

“It felt really good because I worked hard in Chinese class, and I feel like hard work is to be rewarded,” Liu said.  

The winners were recognized at a ceremony held in December.

The winners were:

Spanish: Geoffrey Jing, Gabby Jandu, KJ Jasti, Manasi Garg, Sammy Silliman, Connie Liang,  Anouk Yeh, Daniel Izrailevsky, Rima Christie, Aarya Pandit, Sirisha Munukutla, Joshua Lee,

Morgan Bruun-Jensen, Sadaf Sobhani, Mira Bugata, Dennis Pham, Stephen Ludwig, Shiv Gupta, Sonali Shanbhag, Sathvik Kaliyur

Chinese: Saeyeon Kim, Nirmik Tambe, Feranno Liu, Dana Steinke, Ashley Jeony, Ashley Ko, Caroline Keogh, Ryan Wong

French: Emily Eckerman, Nikhil Kapasi, Alejandra Cordova Rubio, Liam Visser, Kole Tippetts and Caroline Okuno.