Past Department Award Winners

Requirements 

In addition to meeting the general requirements stated under University Regulations, a candidate for Special Honors in Sociology or Criminology must achieve the following:

  • A final overall GPA of 3.0 or higher.
  • A final GPA in the major of 3.5 or higher.
  • Successful completion of either the Senior Research Seminar in Sociology (SOC 4195) or Criminal Justice Independent Study (SOC 3195).
  • A grade of "A" on the SOC 3195/4195 final thesis paper.
  • A completed Application for Graduation with Special Honors in Sociology or Criminal Justice form.

2016-2017

Hilda Haves Manchester Award: Celia Islam

Honey W. Nashman Outstanding Senior in Human Services & Social Justice Award: Leah Cohen and Rachel Naugle

Outstanding Senior in Sociology Award: Andrew Barondess and Alexandra DeLessio

William J. Chambliss Outstanding Senior in Criminal Justice Award: Nicole LeFort

Excellence in Undergraduate Research and Writing Award: Julian Berkowitz

Excellence in Graduate Research and Writing Award: Bo Donoghue

Ruth A. Wallace Memorial Award for Excellence in Research and Writing: Ana Deros

Special Honors in Sociology: Andrew Barondess, Julian Berkowitz, Alexandra DeLessio, Ana Deros, Michelle Desien, Sally Gillis, Celia Islam, Kimberly Tanner

Special Honors in Criminal Justice: Lauren Blankenau, Makiya Kreisher, Amanda Lynn Pierson

Special Honors in Human Services & Social Justice: Teresa Cal, Becca Levy, Abby Marco, Abbie Martin, Sara Policastro, Victoria Rowe, Charleene Smith


2015-2016

Hilda Haves Manchester Award: Emily Daenzer

Honey W. Nashman Outstanding Senior in Human Services & Social Justice Award: Shanna Helf

Outstanding Senior in Sociology Award: Shaun Harrison

William J. Chambliss Outstanding Senior in Criminal Justice Award: Vera Kiefer

Excellence in Undergraduate Research and Writing Award: Maya Weinstein (CRIM) and Marwa Moaz (SOC)

Excellence in Graduate Research and Writing Award: Angela Lee

Special Honors in Sociology: Leah Cunningham, Emily Daenzer, Robert Donoghue, Joanna Davin, Kelsey Edwards, Leslie Fouche, Jerry Harrison, Shaun Harrison, Jonah Lewis, Joanna Livinalli Marcano, Marwa Moaz, Rodrigo Restrepo, Mackenzie Sulenski

Special Honors in Criminal Justice: Kaeleigh Christie, Cecelia Kinnane, Danielle Marton, Valerie Sakellaridis, Ryan Tom, Maya Weinstein

Special Honors in Human Services & Social Justice: Kara Campbell, Kate Delis, Shanna Helf, Lauren Hinkel, Aashna Rane, Kathleen Rodrigues, Hannah Schaefer, Hannah Schaeffer, Caroline Welch, Gwendolyn Walker


2014-2015

Hilda Haves Manchester Award: Shayla B. Keating

Honey W. Nashman Outstanding Senior in Human Services & Social Justice Award: Maura Molish and Ashley Trick

Outstanding Senior in Sociology Award: Lauryn King

William J. Chambliss Outstanding Senior in Criminal Justice Award: Stephanie Demetry and Emily Messing

Excellence in Undergraduate Research and Writing Award: Marcus Andrews and Rachealle Sanford

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