Sutherland graduates with honors from the University of Rochester

By on June 8, 2013

ROCHESTER, N.Y.—Greg Sutherland, a 2008 graduate of Kaneland High School and a 2010 graduate of College of DuPage, graduated cum laude from University of Rochester on May 19. He was awarded a B.A. with highest distinction, Russian Studies; received the Mildred Burton Award for Excellence in Language Majors; was elected to the Dobro Slovo National Slavic Honor Society; and completed the U of R Take Five Scholars Program, which enrolls select undergrads for a tuition-free fifth year of study.

Additionally, Sutherland completed the 2011 Summer Language Intensive Program at Saint Petersburg State University, Russia, and the 2012 Intensive Summer Program in Advanced Russian at Bryn Mawr College in Pennsylvania. He served as the elected president of Iota Chapter, The Order of St. Anthony Hall/Fraternity of Delta Psi.

Sutherland was awarded a meritorious FLAS Fellowship from the U.S. Department of Education to attend graduate school at Duke University, Department of Eurasian, Slavic and Russian Studies.