Central Michigan University senior Annika Cushnyr, a double major in French and political science from Albuquerque, New Mexico, has received the Provost's Award for Undergraduate Research and Creative Accomplishments. She was nominated by Richard Rothaus, dean of the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences.
Cushnyr will receive $250 and a certificate during the Student Research and Creative Endeavors Exhibition formal program, which begins at 1 p.m. Wednesday, April 17, in the Park Library's Sarah and Daniel Opperman Auditorium. Following the ceremony, Cushnyr's research poster, "Representations of Quebecois Society and the Impact of 'The Color of Time' by Michelle Le Normand," will be on display in the poster exhibition from 2 to 4 p.m. in Finch Fieldhouse.
Cushnyr, who will graduate in May, has participated in study abroad programs at the University of Quebec at Chicoutimi; Linnaeus University in Sweden; and Catholic University of the West in Angers, France.