Justin Owumi, 2014 recipient of the Sarge Award.

Senior chemistry:biochemistry major Justin Owumi has received numerous accolades recently, including the NESCAC title in the 110-meter hurdles and the Condon medal, one of the College’s most distinctive awards, for outstanding citizenship and character. (To read more about Justin and the Condon medal, click here.) The Chemistry Department is also proud to acknowledge Justin’s contributions to Colby Chemistry by naming him the winner of the 2014 Sarge Award. This award, given since 1994 to an outstanding major who has shown strong departmental leadership, honors the original recipient, Sarri (“Sarge”) Salman. This is the first time in Colby history that a single individual has been the recipient of both these prestigious awards!