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Dartmouth 2014 Student Marshal Abbey D'Agostino ’14

Dartmouth Flickr | Fri May 23, 2014
Hometown: Topsfield, Mass. Major: PsychologyAbbey D'Agostino has spent four years shattering running records. She has won 16 Ivy cross-country/track and field championships, including an unprecedented trifecta in the 10K, 5K, and 3K this spring; 12 All-America designations; and seven NCAA crowns—the most by any Ivy athlete. She holds the Ivy record in six events. She won the 2014 Kenneth Archibald Prize as Dartmouth's top scholar-athlete and was a three-time nominee and the 2014 winner of the national Honda Sports Award in cross-country. She's also found time to do research on gender and politics and an independent study on the intersection of health and psychology; volunteer for two nonprofits—Girls on the Run and Find the Courage; and participate in two Christian fellowship groups. She plans to run professionally next year and eventually to pursue a master's degree in psychology or social work.Marshals are carefully selected by fellow students for their citizenship, enthusiasm, integrity, and positive impact on others. The marshals carry batons engraved with their names as they lead their classmates to the Green during the Commencement academic procession. Learn more about the 2014 Student Marshals.(Photo by Eli Burakian ’00)Stay connected to Dartmouth: Facebook | Twitter | YouTube | Google+ | Instagram