2012 Ferrum College President's Cup
Ferrum, Va. (April 10, 2012) – Baseball player Paul Jaglowski is the recipient of the 2012 President’s Cup Award,
given to an individual who exhibits excellence in academics, athletics, campus and
community leadership, and character. Candidates must have a minimum grade point average
of 3.2 and be a senior.
Jaglowski will earn his degree from Ferrum in May, with a major in International Studies
and a minor in Spanish. He has made the Dean’s List every semester, and holds membership
in the Boone Honors Program, as well as Alpha Chi, Alpha Mu Gamma, and Pi Sigma Alpha
Paul spent Fall 2011 at American University participating in the Washington Semester
Program in International Environment and Development. He founded an on-campus organization
at American University called Stand By Somalia. The organization drew attention to
the famine in Africa and raised nearly $1000 in relief funds. Because of his efforts,
Paul was invited to attend a meeting at the White House as the representative of college
students in America.
Jaglowski taught Economics and English to upper-level students in Hinche, Haiti from
2006-2010, and acted as liaison between potential donors in the U.S. and an orphanage
in Haiti. Paul also assisted senior staff at meetings on Capitol Hill.
Jaglowski’s athletic accomplishments include having started in every game since he
arrived at Ferrum, being a three-time All-Conference selection, and team captain the
past two years. Jaglowski earned USA South Player of the Week honors in early April
after batting .619 over a stretch of five games.