GREENSBORO, N.C. – Greensboro College today honored 31 students with 32 academic achievement awards and scholarships in its annual Academic Awards Convocation.
The prizes and winners were:
- Dr. and Mrs. S. Laws Parks Accounting Award: Alma Olivia Francis, a senior accounting major from Greensboro, N.C.
- Dean’s Award for Most Outstanding Graduating Student in Accounting: Callum James Cordell, a senior accounting major from Chapel Hill, N.C.
- Clara Dougherty Brown Art Award: Meegan Ann McCarthy, a senior psychology and art major from Loudon, N.H.
- Arnold Van Pelt Biology Award: Katelyn Marie Clark, a senior biology major from Gilbert, Ariz.
- Fred L. and Myrtle R. Proctor Endowed Scholarship Award: Hannah Taylor Joyce, a junior Business Administration & Economics major Pleasant Garden, N.C.
- Academic Achievement in Business Award: Jorge Luis Cortez-Becerra, a junior Business Administration & Economics major from High Point, N.C.
- Dean’s Award for Most Outstanding Graduating Student in Business: Sarah Elizabeth Bailey, a senior Business Administration & Economics major from Stokesdale, N.C.
- Dean’s Award for Most Outstanding Graduating Student in Business: Erynne Nicole Chalk, a senior Business Administration and Economics major from Hickory, N.C.
- Harriet Darlene Medina Scholarship Award: Raven Alexandra Green, a sophomore biology major from Greensboro, N.C.
- Zelda C. Pemberton Education Award: Caroline Amanda Meisner, a senior theatre education major from Lutz, Fla.
- Leroy Lee Smith Memorial Award: Antonio Gregory Cruz-Hernandez, a sophomore Business Administration & Economics major from Youngstown, Ohio
- Mary L. Ginn Award for Excellence in English: Benedict Andrew Burgess, a senior theatre/acting and English major from Earlysville, Va.
- Olena S. Bunn Achievement Award in English: Philip Robert Deutsch, a senior English & Communication Studies major from Greensboro, N.C.
- Marvin L. Skaggs History Award: Alla Ahmed Alaghbri, a senior religion/history major from High Point, N.C.
- David Caldwell “Log College” Scholarship: Gwyneth Frances Navey, a junior history/political science major from Florence, S.C.
- Mayo C. Harlow III Health Sciences Award: Devin Marie D’Agostin, a junior Health Sciences major from Morrisville, N.C.
- Randy Hunt Exercise and Sport Studies Award: Madison Kate Karch, a junior Exercise & Sport Study major from Frederick, Md.
- Willie Taylor Health and Physical Education Award: Jacob Lee Strader, a senior Health/Physical Education major from Reidsville, N.C.
- Athletic Training Award: Kaitlyn Jean Jackson, a senior athletic training major from Baltimore, Md.
- Myrtis Davis Scholarship Award: Samantha Claudine Whipp, a sophomore mathematics education major from Montgomery Village, Md.
- Excellence in Mathematics Award: Joshua Taylor Fitzgerald, a senior mathematics major from Elon, N.C.
- Blanche Burrus Piano Scholarship: Natalie Danielle Craven, a junior K-12 music education major Archdale, N.C.
- Hunt Family Music Scholarship: Brooke Nicole Peele, a senior K-12 music education major from Winston Salem, N.C.
- Luella Pugh Knott Music Award: Patrick Jaleel King, a senior music major from Knightdale, N.C.
- Jazz Ensemble Award: Nicholas Michael Michaels, a junior music major from Greensboro, N.C.
- Distinguished Psychology Student Award: Emily Ann Lewis, a senior psychology and sociology major from Fredericksburg, Va.
- Hardee Christian Service Award: Abigail Elizabeth Bügger, a senior religion and Liberal Studies major from Raleigh, N.C.
- Distinguished Sociology Student Award: Anna Rachel Tilles, a senior sociology major from High Point, N.C.
- Isabelle Reedy Powell Sociology Merit Scholarship Award: Decima Alexcia Michael, a junior sociology major from Greensboro, N.C.
- Alpha Chi Award: Hannah Leigh Clayton, a senior athletic training major from Willow Spring, N.C.
- Collegian Excellence Award: Gwyneth Frances Navey, a junior history/political science major from Florence, S.C.
Greensboro College provides a liberal arts education grounded in the traditions of the United Methodist Church and fosters the intellectual, social, and, spiritual development of all students while supporting their individual needs.
Founded in 1838 and located in downtown Greensboro, the college enrolls about 1,000 students from 29 states and territories, the District of Columbia, and seven foreign countries in its undergraduate liberal-arts program and six master’s degree programs. In addition to rigorous academics and a well-supported Honors program, the school features a 17-sport NCAA Division III athletic program and dozens of service and recreational opportunities. Learn more at greensboro.edu.
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