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Awards recognize seniors' excellence in academics, athletics and service
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Twenty-two members of Durham Academy's Class of 2018 were honored for success in all facets of campus life, including academics, arts, athletics and service at the senior awards assembly on May 24. 

Special recognition awards included the following:

- Ginny Buckner Award: Scarlett Reade

- George Watts Hill Community Service Award: David Klein and Josh Klein

- Frank Hawkins Kenan Medal: Scott Hallyburton

- Elizabeth Adams Old Award: Kenan Ulku-Steiner

- Scott Jameson Filston Award: Kendall Bushick

- Head of School Award: Cami Simpson 

- Senior Deans' Award: Lauren Thompson and Alex Charles

- Senior Spirit Award: Lillia Larson

 

In addition, faculty presented subject-specific awards to seniors:

- Senior English Award: Olivia Chilkoti    

- Roper Senior History Award: Austen Dellinger

- James T. Ebert Senior Math Award: Thomas Owens

- Science Lifetime Award: Cami Simpson

- Senior Fine Arts Awards:

Music: Annie Witte
Dance: Sydney Lin
Photography: Zoe Boggs
Angela Elaine Appel Award in Visual Art: Sean Rutledge

- Senior Language Awards:

AP Latin: Zoe Boggs
Advanced Spanish: Josh Klein
AP Spanish Literature: Ian Layzer

- AP Psychology Award: Nicole Riepl

- Senior Technology Award: Nate Mela and Bennett Sampson