Geneva, NY — Ekaterina Papaioannou, William Smith Class of '00, has been named the UPS Scholar at Hobart and William Smith Colleges for 1999-00. Papaioannou is the daughter of Vasilios and Maria Papioannou of Astoria, N.Y.
The UPS Scholarship is presented to an outstanding HWS student with a strong record of academic achievement, a commitment to community service, and demonstrated financial need.
Papaioannou's commitment to academic excellence and community service is exemplified through her participation in the Colleges' innovative and nationally recognized Writing Colleagues Program. As a colleague, Papaioannou regularly contributes to the intellectual environment of the Colleges, demonstrating the desire to learn and the excitement of discovery through writing. She expects to submit a proposal for an individually designed major that will draw heavily on the Colleges' offerings in writing and rhetoric.
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