Two Bridgewater College seniors were recognized for excellence by the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science for 2023.
The department presented outstanding senior in computer science awards to Savannah Scott and Seth Spire.
Scott, a computer science and history double major from Salisbury, Md., is a member of the women’s golf team, the computing club and women at work, a student-run organization that raises awareness on issues that affect women. In addition, Scott is a member of the Phi Alpha Theta history honor society, Alpha Chi honor society and the Philomathes Society, the College’s scholastic honor society.
During her time at BC, Scott completed an honors project titled “The Women’s Committee of the Council of National Defense in Maryland, 1917-1918.”
Scott will be pursuing a Ph.D. in history this fall at George Mason University with a focus on American and digital history.
Spire is a computer science major from Bridgewater, Va. During his four years at Bridgewater, he served in leadership roles for the Brethren Student Movement, the BC Spiritual Life Board and the Interdistrict Youth Cabinet, which plans a regional youth retreat for the Church of the Brethren. In addition, Spire is a member of the Omicron Delta Kappa leadership honor society, Flory Honors program and Philomathes Society.
Spire will be spending the summer at Camp Brethren Woods in a leadership position before completing a year of volunteer work through the Brethren Volunteer Service.