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Eberly College announces 2019-2020 outstanding student awards

Eberly College announces 2019-2020 outstanding student awards

Congratulations to our outstanding seniors and graduate assistants for 2019-2020! 

Outstanding Seniors

Academic departments in the Eberly College select their outstanding seniors based on performance in their field of study, enthusiasm and interest in the discipline, potential for graduate studies and participation in major-specific student organizations and/or other department activities.

Anthropology

Tessa Shaffer

Biology

Alika Lopatka 

Chemistry

Joseph Lokant

Communication Studies

Emilee Austin

Criminology

Kaitlin Bailey 

English

Caroline Toler 

Environmental Geoscience

Clayton Hefner

Forensic and Investigative Science

Mikalaa Martin 

Geography

Virag Martin 

Geology

Bradley Smith 

History

Alexa Halkias 

Interdisciplinary Studies

Erin Hanlon 

International Studies

Clara Haizlett

Mathematics

Jackson Porter

Multidisciplinary Studies

Susan Copenhaver

Philosophy

Soofia Lateef

Physics

Olivia Young

Political Science

Dylan Vest 

Psychology

Lauren Giesler

Religious Studies

Samantha Hensley

Regents Bachelor of Arts

Jeannine Kelley

Social Work

Kristin DeVault

Sociology

Pim Trommelen

Women’s and Gender Studies

Hannah Jack

World Languages, Literatures and Linguistics

Ryan Lopez


Outstanding Graduate Assistants

Each year, our academic programs are also asked to name an Outstanding Graduate Teaching Assistant. These students have earned financial support for their graduate education by qualifying for appointment as graduate teaching assistants. As GTAs, they work closely with faculty in a variety of instructional assignments. Their fresh perspectives and dedication to their departments contributes many aspects of the Eberly College’s mission.

Biology

Rebecca Coltogirone

Chemistry

Rebekah Krupa

Communication Studies

Kylie Wilson

English

Ellen Skirvin 

Forensic and Investigative Science

Kelli Sullivan

Geology and Geography

Shobha Yadav

History

Henry Mbunga

Physics and Astronomy

Lawrence Mubwika

Political Science

Kyu Chul Shin

Psychology

Cory Whirtley

Sociology and Anthropology

Vivian Guetler

Women’s and Gender Studies

Kalo Sokoto

World Languages, Literatures and Linguistics

Brandon Brown