The Department of Marketing honored Matt Norris (BSB '11) with its General Mills Award for Scholarship in Marketing and Asha Sharma (BSB '11) with its 3M Award for Scholarship, Leadership, and Service.
Norris co-founded The A-List, a Brooklyn Park non-profit providing work and learning opportunities to teenagers. His youth work was recognized by the mayor of Brooklyn Park, who gave him the Good Citizenship Award. and interned for Sen. Amy Klobuchar. Norris also received the school's Academic Excellence Award given to the highest academically ranked undergraduate senior.
Sharma, who co-founded The A-List with Norris, was vice president of Women in Business in 2008-10, a marketing peer assistant in 2010-11, and a member of the Business Board in 2007-09. She held internships at SC Johnson and Deloitte Consulting, worked with the Carlson Consulting Enterprise, and took part in a Cargill Live Consulting Project at the Warsaw School of Economics.