Daniel KatzAWARDS – Daniel Katz, a 2013 graduate of Providence Country Day School, received The Award for Excellence in History at the school’s June 7 awards ceremony. In April, he was inducted into the Cum Laude Honor Society.

Founded in 1906, the Cum Laude Society honors scholastic achievement in secondary schools and, in addition to distinguishing themselves academically, its members must consistently demonstrate good character, honor and integrity in all aspects of school life.

Before enrolling at the University of Miami in Coral Gables, Fla., Katz will spend the 2013-14 academic year in Israel with a USY Nativ program.

Katz is a son of  Larry and Marilyn Katz of Providence.