Top Honors for Four Undergrads

Brendan McGovern
Brendan McGovern

They are curious. They inspire their classmates. They are world travelers, peer tutors, and scholars. They are the College of Arts & Sciences Dean’s Medalists, selected on the basis of their GPA and glowing recommendations from faculty. Learn more about these UW seniors, who are at the top of their graduating class. 

Brendan McGovern, Dean’s Medalist in the Arts

Brendan McGovern, a double major in music and history, has performed in the UW Wind Ensemble and jazz ensembles and has delved into jazz history. For his senior thesis, he researched jazz education in Seattle from the 1960s through 1980s and dispels the popular notion that jazz...

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