Bowdoin College hosted its annual Sarah and James Bowdoin Day ceremony Friday, Oct. 31, to honor those undergraduates who distinguish themselves by excellence in scholarship.

Anna Piotti of Unity is a member of the Bowdoin College Class of 2016 and was named a Sarah and James Bowdoin Scholar.

Those students who are designated Sarah and James Bowdoin Scholars are in the top (highest GPA) 20 percent of each class for the previous academic year. In addition, those scholars who earned a GPA of 4.0 are designated Sarah and James Bowdoin Book Award winners.

Piotti is earning a major in German and a minor in teaching.