Honors Program

Scholarship Recipients

Honors Scholarship Recipients

Spring 2017 Recipients 

Alexandria Rairigh (English) $1000

Conference Funds Scholarship allowing her to attend the Association of Teachers of Technical Writing`s (ATTW) 2017 Conference.

Adrita Iman (Biology) $1000

Research Assistant scholarship to work with Dr. Mourad 

Bre Anne Briskey (History/ Psychology)

Research Assistant scholarship to work with Dr.Licato

Cody Fuelling (Political Science) $1000

He received a Teaching Assistant scholarship for the course POLS Y103, Introduction to American Politics, with Professor Tom Hey. 

Miriam Greidanus Romaneli (Communication /Psychology) $1000

Research Assistant  scholarship to work with Dr. Licato. 

Aaron Thieme (Philosophy/ Women`s Studies) $1000

He received a Research Assistant scholarship to work with Dr. Licato

Miriam Greidanus Romaneli (Communication /Psychology) $1000

She received a Teaching  Assistant  scholarship for the course PSY 329, Psychobiology and will work with  Dr. Ryan Yoder

The following students also each received a $1000 Study Abroad scholarship. Part of their scholarship requirement is to blog about their experience, click on the links below to follow their adventures. 

Allison Berz (Management/Marketing)

Brandon Roberts (Finance/Business Econ Public Policy), 

Fall 2016 Recipients 

Congratulation to the following students who received Scholarships

Carrie Vachon (Psychology/ Anthropology), $1000

Teaching Assistant scholarship for PSY 12000-09, Elementary Psychology and  PSY 35000-041, Abnormal Psychology with Professor Jody Ross.

 Moriah Landon (Music Therapy), $1000

she received a Research Support Funds scholarships for her work with Dr. Nancy Jackson. Her work was to determine how effective re-creative music therapy is in improving verbal communication skills of elementary school children with Down Syndrome. 

Miriam Greidanus Romaneli (Communication /Psychology) $ 1000

Research Assistant  scholarship to work with Professor Michele Drouin 

Cody Fuelling (Political Science), $748.31

Research Support funds scholarships for his  Honors Project  research with Dr. Lee Roberts Jackson. His research regard the US Genocide Education Law and Standard.

Spring 2016 Recipients

The following students each received a $1000 Study Abroad scholarship. Part of their scholarship requirement is to blog about their experience, click on the links below to follow their adventures. 

Allison Berz (Management/Marketing), Spain blog

Andrew Hakes (History), Buenos Aires, Argentina blog

Sara Jackson (English), France blog

Brandon Roberts (Finance/Business Econ Public Policy), Spain blog

Fall 2015 Recipients

Sarah Bercot (French/English), $1000
Teaching Assistant Scholarship for her work with Dr. Nancy Virtue in French 111, developing and leading focused learning opportunities for students.

Sara Jackson (English), $750
Conference Funds Scholarship allowing her to present her Honors Project Research at the Southeastern Medieval Association Conference and Undergraduate Conference in Medieval and Early Modern Studies @ Moravian College.

Zachary Jones (Biology), $1000
Research Support Funds Scholarship for his work with Dr. Mark Jordan (Biology) with Unisexual salamanders.

Aaron Thieme (Philosophy), $1000
Research Support Funds Scholarship for his research project mentored by Dr. Elsby (Philosophy).

Summer 2015 Recipients

Luisa Pires Luciano (Political Science), $1000
Honors Study Abroad Scholarship to support her study at the Hessen Hessen International Study University (University of Marburg, Germany).

Shelby Smiley (Biochemistry), $1000
Summer Research Assistantship for her work with Dr. Robert Visalli and Melissa Visalli researching the Varicella-Zoster Virus Portal Protein (pORF54) at Mercer University in Savannah, Georgia.

Crysta Terry (Psychology), $1000
Summer Research Assistantship for her work with Dr. Ryan Yoder on spatial learning with mice.

Aaron Thieme (Philosophy/WOST), $1000
Summer Research Grant for research on applied ethics at the 2015 Colorado Summer Seminar in Philosophy at Boulder, Colorado.

2014-2015 Recipients

Ciara Cox (Economics)
Honors Program Scholarship to be applied towards Summer 2014 Internship Program in Washington, D.C.
Summer 2014

Taylor Goodpaster (Communication Sciences & Disorders)
Honors Course Scholarship for Spring 2015 for her H-Option for ENG W460: Introduction to Literacy Studies. Taylor’s H-Option coursework is to help her with preparation for her MA Studies at Purdue University.
Spring 2015

Sara Jackson (English/History)
Honors Program teaching Assistantship for English W131: Reading, Writing, and Inquiry I with instructor Charles Totten.
Fall 2014

Sadie King-Hoffman(CSD/English)
Honors Program Teaching Assistantship scholarship for WOST 240: Food and Feminism with instructor Elizabeth Mannir.
Fall 2014

Crysta Terry (Psychology)
Summer Research Assistantship for her work with Dr. Ryan Yoder on spatial learning with mice. Also received an Honors Teaching Assistantship for PSY 329 Psychobiology with Dr. Ryan Yoder
Spring 2015

2013-2014 Recipients

Sydney Cale (Business), $450
Honors Project Research Grant for "University Technology Transfer Policies and Commercialization" 
Fall 2013

Heidi Nissley (Biology), $1000
Honors Project Research Grant for "Finding the Best Protocol to Evaluate Immune Function in Fish"
Fall 2013

Ciara Cox (Business), $1000
Summer Exploratory Research Grant for "Higher Education Costs and Financial Literacy"
Summer 2014

Amity Pauley (WOST/COM, Anthropology Minor), $1000
Summer Honors Project Research Grant for "A Comparative Social Geography of Food Movements" 
Summer 2014

Natalie Millspaw (Biology), $775
Summer Research Grant for "Conservation Genetics of the Blanding's Turtle (Emys blandingii)" 
Summer 2014