The Department of Music is very pleased to announce that Frank Hammond, our intrepid Jazz Studies Program Assistant, has won the Orosz Award for Excellence in Emerging Leadership. The Orosz Award recognizes Dietrich School and College of General Studies staff members in the early stages of their careers who have exhibited excellence in their performance and displayed leadership qualities among their peers.
Frank has contributed enormously to the Jazz Studies program and the department as a whole, learning his position quickly and under very challenging circumstances. He soon developed a reputation for proactive planning, creative problem solving, and his ability to respond quickly in crisis situations. Please join us in congratulating Frank and thanking him for his outstanding work!