Highest Grade in Class Designation

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Highest Grade in Class Designation

Postby hoyasaxon » Wed Jun 08, 2011 3:37 pm

the registrar just emailed - apparently I have the highest grade in the class for rhetoric (to clarify, each student with the highest grade in his/her section got this email). How should I mark this distinction on my resume?

(e.g....Spring 2011, Legal Rhetoric: A; highest grade in the class)?

It's clearly non-frivolous to put this on my resume, correct?

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Re: Highest Grade in Class Designation

Postby shepdawg » Wed Jun 08, 2011 11:50 pm

My school calls it an "academic achievment award."

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Re: Highest Grade in Class Designation

Postby maf70 » Wed Jun 08, 2011 11:55 pm

My school calls it CALI Award.

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Re: Highest Grade in Class Designation

Postby Vronsky » Thu Jun 09, 2011 12:08 am

my school calls it course excellence award; you can safely name it "Course/Class Award in Rhetoric"

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Re: Highest Grade in Class Designation

Postby missinglink » Thu Jun 09, 2011 4:28 am

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Re: Highest Grade in Class Designation

Postby stratocophic » Thu Jun 09, 2011 5:45 am

missinglink wrote:whatever you call it in your resume, you'll have to explain what the distinction means.

so for instance, i mention a CALI award in my resume, and in parentheses after i list it i describe what it means.
Yep. "Nameofaward (Highest grade in Prof. Smith's Torts class)" is sufficient.

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