Distinguished Graduate Thesis Award

May 23, 2022

Congratulations to Nathan Lieng on receiving the

2022 Distinguished Thesis/Graduate Project Award

The award is given based on the quality of the graduate thesis or culminating project and the potential of the thesis for acceptance as a publication in the individual’s field. 


A Photo of Nathan Lieng



Mr. Lieng complete his thesis entitled “The Mediating Role of Internalized Racism in the Association Between Critical Consciousness and Academic Adjustment for Southeast Asian American College Students” under the direction of his advisor, Dr. Que-Lam Hyunh.  His thesis was selected by the Graduate Studies Committee as the top project among numerous projects from each of the colleges across campus.