Kamila Grzeskowiak ’16, daughter of Marta and Tomasz Grzeskowiak of Chicago, was awarded the Outstanding Major in East Asian Studies Award during Honors Day in May at North Central College.
Kamila, who plans to graduate from North Central College in 2016, is majoring in Japanese and East Asian Studies. She is a graduate of Whitney M. Young Magnet High School.
Kamila is a member of North Central’s Japan Club and has consistently earned honors on the College’s Dean’s List. She is spending her senior year at Kyoto Gakuen University, one of North Central’s partner institutions in Japan. In addition to her student involvement, Kamila has been a leader of student groups on campus, and her interests in East Asian educational practices have led her to develop a program of study and research that crosses national and disciplinary boundaries.