HAMILTON, NY -- Noah Bernstein, a member of the Colgate University Class of 2020, has earned the Dean's Award for Academic Excellence. Students who receive a term grade point average of 3.3 or higher while completing at least three courses earn the fall 2017 Dean's Award for Academic Excellence.

Bernstein, a Fanwood resident who played on the Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School varsity tennis team, is majoring in economics.

Colgate is a highly selective residential liberal arts institution distinguished by its commitment to global engagement, student-faculty research, off-campus study, sustainable practices, and utilizing technology to enhance the teaching and learning experience. The school offers 55 majors to a diverse student body of approximately 2,900 undergraduate students, and supports 25 Division I athletic teams.