Michael D. Marino honored as 2023 distinguished alumni in Russian and Eurasian Studies

Michael D. Marino honored as 2023 distinguished alumni in Russian and Eurasian Studies

The College of Humanities and Social Sciences is proud to honor Michael D. Marino, BA Russian Studies '11, with the 2023 Distinguished Alumni Award in Russian and Eurasian Studies.

Marino is the director of class giving, Columbia College Fund, at Columbia University. He holds a BA in Russian studies from George Mason University (2011) and a MEd in college student affairs administration from the University of Georgia (2015). 

Learn more about Marino on his Community and Catalysts award page.


Congratulations, Michael D. Marino! 


The distinguished alumni awards are given each fall at the college's signature event, Community and Catalysts: Achievements, Awards and Innovations, a celebration of alumni, faculty, and students whose leadership, research, and service have made outstanding contributions to their fields, communities, and to the university. 

List of all 2023 Community and Catalysts award recipients.