Bridgewater College senior Jacqueline Mayorga received the Dr. Jacob S. Huffman Outstanding Student Leadership Award for 2023. The award is presented annually to a senior to support them as they embark on a career, either in the workforce or in the pursuit of graduate studies.
Mayorga is a biology and environmental science double major from Manassas, Va. On campus, she has served as a SOAR mentor and team leader, an Eagle success mentor, a student ambassador and as a telecounselor in the Admissions Department.
Mayorga will be attending James Madison University’s Master of Science in Integrated Science and Technology in Environmental Management and Sustainability program for the 2023-24 academic year. Afterward, she hopes to then pursue an M.S. in public policy or environmental policy or attend law school.