Noah Singelmann Earns ACC Unite Award
November 02, 2023
CHARLOTTE, N.C. – As part of the 2023 Fall Unity Week, the Atlantic Coast Conference has announced the recipients of the 2023 ACC UNITE Award, which was created to honor individuals affiliated with the league’s member institutions who have made an impact in the areas of racial and social justice. The UNITE Award is an initiative of the ACC’s Committee for Racial and Social Justice (CORE – Champions of Racial Equity) and was developed and approved by its 15 member institutions.
The UNITE Award is presented annually to individuals who:
- Best exemplify ACC CORE’s mission to promote and encourage racial equity and social justice through education, partnerships, engagement and advocacy.
- Have helped create meaningful, lasting change by improving systems, organizational structures, policies, practices and attitudes.
- Have been a pioneer and/or helped pave the way for minorities either at the institution or in the community.
“We are humbled to once again honor an amazing and inspirational collection of ACC UNITE Award recipients,” said ACC Commissioner Jim Phillips, Ph.D. “This year’s class of honorees deserve to be recognized for their incredible contributions in affecting change by promoting racial equity and social justice. Each of these pioneers are tremendous examples of what can be accomplished when you remain committed to steadfast prioritization of diversity, equity and inclusion. We are proud of CORE’s steadfast efforts with what will remain a prominent conference priority.”
Excellence on and off the field
Syracuse Athletics about Singelmann:
Noah Singlemann is a three-time captain for the Syracuse men’s soccer team and the defending National Champions. Only the third player in program history to hold the captaincy title in three seasons at Syracuse, Singlemann has displayed an unwavering commitment to excellence in athletics and a deep dedication to making a positive impact within our community.
Beyond his athletic achievements, Singlemann has consistently demonstrated a strong commitment to community service. He has been actively participating in numerous volunteer initiatives, including the Boys and Girls Club, Team Impact, and other team-related community activities. he has shown a remarkable ability to balance the demands of being a student-athlete while making a positive difference in the lives of the youth surrounding Syracuse. His impact has not only excelled in his sport and community but also on the campus of Syracuse University. He has been an advocate for inclusivity and sportsmanship, fostering a sense of unity and camaraderie among students.