Best Senior Seminar Paper History and Art History

Presented for the best paper from all sections of the capstone course, History 499: Senior Seminar during the previous calendar year.

2023 Awardee

Charlotte Catipon

Charlotte Catipon

BA History

Charlotte is a Senior undergraduate majoring in English and History with a concentration in Film and Media studies graduating in the summer of 2023. She was born to a diplomatic family and grew up abroad in the Philippines, Georgia, Ukraine, and the Netherlands before settling in Prince William County and attending Patriot High School. At Mason, she has focused her studies on challenging her proficiency as a progressive scholar by honing her research and analysis skills and studying culture, tradition, and identity. After graduation, Charlotte plans to continue her education and is interested in a legal career focusing on conservation to build a better future for upcoming generations.