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SJMC honors outstanding students

Posted April 26, 2019


Faculty in the School of Journalism and Mass Communications honored graduate and undergraduate students for exceptional achievement in academics, leadership, teaching, research and service at end-of-the-year ceremonies.


GRADUATE AWARDS

Graduate Student Excellence in Teaching Award

Daniel Haun

Bryce Rucker Excellence in Graduate Student Research Award

Nandini Bhalla

Outstanding Master’s Student Award

Ore Oluwole


UNDERGRADUATE AWARDS

Outstanding Seniors in Advertising

  • Suzanne Green
  • Noah C. McGill

Outstanding Broadcast Journalism Senior Award for Leadership

  • Nicolas C. Proto

Outstanding Broadcast Journalism Senior Award for Reporting

  • Anjali V. Patel

J. Rion McKissick Award

  • Rachel Pittman

George Andrew Buchanan Award

  • Mary Colleen Ramsey

Outstanding Mass Communications Seniors

  • Callie Danielle Cox
  • Mia Grimm
  • Lauren Celia Schwartz

Outstanding Public Relations Senior

  • Skylar Smith

Hugh Munn Award

  • Morgan Elizabeth MacKenzie

Outstanding Public Relations Internship Award

  • Alexa Campbell

Inclusive Leadership Excellence Award

  • Amber Jackson

Outstanding Visual Communications Senior

  • Kristin Stitzlein

Outstanding Visual Communications Designer

  • Amelia Grace Steptoe

Outstanding Visual Communications Photographer

  • Victoria E. Richman

Outstanding Citizen Award

  • Michaela Baker

Alpha Delta Sigma Honor Society

Miranda Blystone, Susie Clark Townsend Crout, Suzanne Green, Annabelle Kayye, Noah McGill, Steven Tapia, Hannah Whitmore

SJMC 2018 Graduates with Leadership Distinction

Lara Barker, Nathaniel Beaman, Cheyane Bligen, Rebecca Brennan, Brianna Childs, Callie Cox, Kelsie Crocker, Townsend Crout, Jolie Delia, Veronica Dishart, Nicole Dennis, Stephanie Do, Mia Grimm, Caroline Hoff, Markos Hurtt, Amber Jackson, RoseCatherine James, Erin Knight, Kelly Krueger, Morgan Mackenzie, Aminta Perka, Chloe Rafferty, Mary Ramsey, Kathleen Reddy, Catherine Schneider, Lauren Schwartz, Alexandra Shay, Kathryn Stoudemire,  Madeline Turnbull

Kappa Tau Alpha (KTA) Eligible Students

Elena Jo Barilla, Frances Sophia Bello, Elizabeth Braxton Breeze, Kera Lynn Breitenstein, Alyssa Haley Broer, Fiona Rae Byrne, Darby Micaela Campbell, Victoria Lynn Canada, Isabelle Marie Carroll, Olivia Anne Clarke, Molly Grace Coats, Kenna Lexi Coe, Lauren Elizabeth Coffman, Callie Danielle Cox, LeAnne Taylor, Davison Matthew Thomas, Edwards Matthew, David Edwards, Sarah Katherine Eissmann, Mary Adelaide Fitzgerald, Lauren Kimberly Folsom, Courtney Henderson Foster, Johnathon Enrique Fuerte, Kiersten Leigh Greene, Maddox Grace Greene, Mia Sierra Grimm, Christal Elaine Harvin, Ashley Dale Henslee, Olivia Hawley Horrocks, Averrey Allegra Jencka, Taylor Renee Jennings-Brown, Howard Sanford Jolles, Maria Elizabeth Jutto,n Melanie Jane Kennedy, Jack Hamilton Landess, Nathanael L Lemmens, Margaret Ryan Luke, Kaitlin Austin Lynch, Kaitlyn Rose Marino, Kaitlin Lucille Maroney, Abigail Claire Martin, Michael Brendan McDowell, Noah Cameron McGill, Sarah-Sims McGrath, Grace Dillon McKenna, Abigail Ridge Meister, Sean Michael Merritt, Melissa Rose Mesnick, Erica Christine Mijon, Samantha Ann Morris, Bette Joanne Needle, Nicholas McLaganNeville, Sarah Cassidy Nichols, Tyler Elizabeth Nye, Sydney Lauren Onoyan, Nicole Kimberly Palmer, Taylor Marcella Palmer, Anjali Vipulkumar Patel, Madison Evans Poindexter, Meredith Avery Price, Sarah Elizabeth Starke Pritchard, Kayla Ann Reese, Michael Paul Rogers, John Joseph Romanski, Jenna Marie Schiferl, Emily Ann Schoonover, Lauren Celia Schwartz, Kelsey Rae Shalonis, Taylor Mary Sharkey, Sarah Madison Sharpe, Sarah Jane Simpson, Peter Vance Smith, Kelly McGill Soder, Kristin Elizabeth Stitzlein, Rachel Kathleen Striever, Jesse Alexander Surette, Matthew Bennett Tantillo, Evan Lowry Turner, John Ross Wiegel, Hanna Marie Wilde, Marylane Leigh Wilkerson, Kassidy G Wright, Hannah Caroline Yard, Calista Dawn Yost

Honor Graduates

Mariah Stephanie Ackary, Michaela Joy Baker, Bria Hope Barton, Nathaniel Jacquin Beaman, Tegan Berry Chase, Ashlie Berry, Miranda Kirsten Blystone, Elizabeth Lawrence Bock, Caroline Marie Boone, Lauren Alexandria Bowie, Rebecca Evelyn Brennan, Kaitlin Sierra Burrell, Shaefer Larkin Cabaniss, Amanda Riley Campbell, Madeline Michelle Carzon, Rachel Taft Amherst Cecil, Erin Marie Ciolino, Susan May Clark, Elizabeth Pearson Collins, Callie Danielle Cox, Annika Christine Dahlgren, Hana Skye Deitelbaum, Jolie Elise Delia, Veronica Maureen McBride Dishart, Matthew Thomas Ferguson, Mary Adelaide Fitzgerald, Keaton Elizabeth Flaesch, Caitlin Christina Flynn, Anna Grace Galloway, Kelly Stephanie Garcia, Scott Caleb Gavlin, Taylor Jamie Gilbert-Fitzpatrick, Stephen Hugh Gillette, Taylor Anne Green, Suzanne Parrish Green, Mia Sierra Grimm, Jordan Marie Grimmesey, Chloe Susan Gruca, Alissa Renae Gustafson, Briana Hall, Emilee Anna Halley, Margaret Marie Hamberis, Christian Alexander Hamby, Sara Elizabeth Hardin, Sarah Ann Harkness, Andrea Corinne Harmon, Allen Marcus Harter, Mills Sarah Hayes, Samantha Kathryn Hayes, Caroline Hearn, Marty Brooks Henderson, Mary Katherine Hill, Mary Katerina Hoeser, Sydney Mikel Holdridge, Kacy Lynn Huntzinger, Angelica Maria Iglesias, Adriana Marie Ivkovic, Amber Iyona Jackson, Heather Anne Jackson, Sofia Lopez Jaramillo, Caitlyn Bailey Jennings, Lyndsay Christine Johnson, Olivia Claire Johnson, Anna Elise Kaufman, Emily Rose Kelly, Spencer Michael Kerr, Erin Pate Knight, Juliet Rose Korte, Lauren Alexis Lamberton, Nicole Katarzyna Landmesser, Krista Grace Larson, Ashten Claire Latta, Madison Eve Leggett, Madeleine Haley Lesser, Lindsey Nichole Lopez, McKinley Rhae Lovins, Kaitlin Austin Lynch, Kaitlyn Marie MacDonald, Amanda Nicole Mack, Morgan Elizabeth MacKenzie, Maryanne McLeod Martini, Ryan Alexander May, Mary Catherine McCormick, Olivia Grace McCormick, Aidan Rose McGreevy, Grace Dillon McKenna, Hunter James McKernan, Nytearia Dayshonna Means, Abigail Ridge Meister, Alexandra Madison Meltser, Victoria Sheridan Mengelkamp, Kiana Etheline Miller, Kasey Mitchell, Kristen Taylor Moran, Mariah Ann Moss, Ariana Eden Mount, Elizabeth Avery Murray, Caitlin Elizabeth Nebel, Bette Joanne Needle, Sarah Cassidy Nichols, Zoe Elizabeth Nicholson, Shayla Stephanie Nidever, Kyle Dennis O'Connor, Larissa Jeannine Oakley, Parker Joseph Parham, Anjali Vipulkumar Patel, Sydney Rianne Pendrick, Grey Sanders Kendrick Poplin, Elizabeth Theresa Powell, Hanna Kaitlin Powers, Nicholas C Proto, Brooke Avery Rakowski, Mary Colleen Ramsey, Kathleen AnnaBelle Reddy, Margaret Jean Rhoads, Victoria Elizabeth Richman, Julia Kay Riesenberg, Emily Grace Riley, Jeffery Hunter Roberts, Morgan Elizabeth Roberts, Ebony Dionne Robinson, John Joseph Romanski, Rachel Nicole Ross, Abigail Maya Sarver, Amy Marie Saukas, Jenna Marie Schiferl, Catherine Greer Schneider, Anna Marie Schoeck, Lauren Celia Schwartz, Sarah Anne Trantham Semple, Cleopatra Ashanti Aaliyah Shabaz,z Alexandra Nicole Shay, Tara Nicole Shepherd, Katherine Anne Sherry, Rebecca Elise Shirey, Jordan Noelle Smith, Skylar McKinney Smith, AnnaLea Mertes Stevens, Antonio Edward Stinson, Kristin Elizabeth Stitzlein, Callie Ann Stone, Grant Alan Suskin, Angela Laura Tate, Madison Alexandra Thiel, Grace-Elizabeth Toney, Ryan Werner Tracy, Emily Berkey Turnbach, Madeline Elizabeth Turnbull, Alana Carlene Tyler, Reema Hitesh Vaidya, Peyton Lane Van Gundy, Shelby Claire Villnow, Christian Alexander Ward, Jessica Ann Waters, Hannah Elizabeth Whitmore, Helen Buchanan Wilson, Alyssa Jill Winderlich