2018 Senior Award Winners

senior award recipients

Top row: Yaeeun Ji, Shirley Plucinski, Jenna Arturi, Iliana Marentes, Kathryn Luo, and Melisa Joseph.
Bottom row: Erika Markarian, Kimberly Whitney, Department Chair Caren Rotello, Amy Higgins, and Krystal Leger.

Senior Psychological and Brain Sciences majors were honored at the Senior Award Celebration held on April 28th at the University Club. Award recipients and their faculty sponsors, Department Chair Caren Rotello, and members of the Advising office were in attendance. These students were honored for their academic excellence, contributions to research, and scholarship.

Mary Carney Rockwell Award
L-r: Kimberly Whitney, Yaeeun Ji, and Iliana Marentes
In recognition of exemplary achievement as a Psychology Major

Richard S. Milestone Scholarship
Erika Markarian
In recognition of exemplary achievement as a Psychology Major
​Faculty sponsor: Lori Astheimer

Joanne Daughdrill Memorial Award 
Kathryn Luo
In recognition of exceptional contributions to the Psychology Department
​​Faculty sponsor: Erik Cheries

Outstanding Honors Thesis Award
Krystal Leger
In recognition of exemplary research and scholarship
Faculty sponsor: Rosie Cowell

Senior Service Award
Melisa Joseph
In recognition of exceptional service to the Department
​Faculty sponsor: Christina Metevier

Senior Research Assistant Award
Amy Higgins
In recognition of e xceptional contributions to research
Faculty sponsor: Linda Isbell

Outstanding Internship Award
Jenna Arturi
In recognition of exceptional contributions to an internship
​​Faculty sponsor: Ashley Woodman

Academic Excellence Award
Shirley Plucinski
In recognition of exemplary academic achievement

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