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Citadel News Service
18 May 2016

The Citadel Graduate College honors outstanding students and professors

Citadel Graduate College 2016 awards

The Citadel Graduate College (CGC) recently recognized 21 top students and professors for excellence in the areas of academics, leadership and service for the 2015-16 academic year. The awards were presented during an evening reception on campus Thurs., May 5. The list of award recipients included:

Faculty Award for Outstanding Contributions to the Graduate College

Dr. Dan T. Ouzts, Professor Emeritus of Literacy Education

The faculty award was created to recognize a distinguished faculty member that has made outstanding contributions to graduate education on campus.

Graduate Student Award for Academic Excellence and Leadership

Megan Campbell, Master of Arts in Teaching: English

The graduate student award recognizes an exceptional student that has demonstrated academic excellence and leadership while at The Citadel.

Evening Undergraduate Studies Award for Academic Excellence and Leadership

Amie Hunt, Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering

The evening undergraduate student award recognizes an exceptional student that has demonstrated both academic excellence and leadership while at The Citadel.

The Office of Military and Veteran Affairs Academic Excellence in Leadership Award

Gunnery Sergeant Michael Sickles, Bachelor of Science in Business Administration

The veteran student award recognizes an exceptional student that has demonstrated both academic excellence and leadership while at The Citadel.

Outstanding Leadership and Contributions to Student Life though the Student Government Association

Executive Student Board:

Tanner Knox — President
Olivia McPherson — Vice President
Trey Watford — Treasurer
Andrew Palmer — Secretary

Student Senator:

Cameron Griffin — School of Business

Hirshey Awards

Emma Anthony, Master of Arts in Teaching
Katharine Tamblyn, Master of Education in Counselor Education
Zenovia Frazier, Master of Education in Educational Leadership
Jodie Ball, Master of Education in Literacy Education

The Hirshey Awards are presented each spring to both graduate and cadet students exemplifying excellence in education in honor of Dr. Charles Hirshey, the head of the Department of Education from 1969 to 1979. Dr. Hirshey is a pioneer of graduate education in the Lowcountry and a founding member of what is now The Citadel Graduate College.

Aline Mahan Award

Erin Scherder, Specialist in Education in School Psychology

The Aline M. Mahan Award is presented annually to graduates who have demonstrated an outstanding record of scholarship, technical skill, and community service in the school psychology program at The Citadel.

J. Patrick Leverett Award

Christina Bullard, Master of Arts in Psychology: Clinical Counseling
Alexandra Jeffery, Master of Arts in Psychology: Clinical Counseling

Each year, the J. Patrick Leverett Award is presented to the year's outstanding graduate of The Citadel Department of Psychology's master's degree program in clinical counseling. This award honors Professor Pat Leverett, who served as a faculty member in the department for 10 years.

MBA Outstanding Student of the Year Award

Tanner Knox, Master of Business Administration

The MBA Outstanding Student of the Year Award is determined by a vote of faculty members who teach in the MBA program. It is presented to a graduate who has demonstrated an exceptional record of academic achievement and principled leadership within the MBA program.

MBA Professor of the Year Award

Dr. Timothy Keogh, Associate Professor who teaches Leadership Communication and Negotiations

The MBA Professor of the Year Award is determined by a vote of Citadel MBA students and is presented to a faculty member who has demonstrated outstanding commitment to the education of their students.

Business Evening Undergraduate Student of the Year Award

Jim Daniloff, Bachelor of Science in Business Administration

The award is determined by a vote of faculty members who teach in the evening undergraduate program. It is presented to an undergraduate student who has demonstrated an exceptional record of academic achievement and principled leadership within the program.

Business Evening Undergraduate Professor of the Year Award

Lancie Affonso, teaches management with a specialization in information technology and information management systems

Each year, the School of Business recognizes the accomplishments of one of our evening undergraduate professors. The award is determined by a vote of the evening undergraduate students.

Charles Lindbergh Award

Amie Hunt, Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering

The Charles Lindbergh Award is presented annually to an undergraduate evening student in Civil and Environmental Engineering for outstanding achievement in Civil Engineering. This award honors Dr. Charles Lindbergh, Citadel Class of 1958. 

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