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Psychology and Chancellor’s Spring 2020 Awards for Undergraduate Students

 

Congratulations to all our undergraduate students who received awards this spring. Although we were unable to celebrate your success together, we applaud your achievement and are delighted to honor all our award recipients.

Psychology Department Outstanding Psychology Major

Kilexyus Moore graduated with honors in psychology, having worked with Professor Joe Miles on her honors thesis, as well as several other projects. Miles described her someone who has a passion for psychology and psychological research. In addition, her dedication to social justice makes her a fierce advocate. She has also served the department on multiple occasions, serving as an ambassador of the department and the university. This combination of intellectual curiosity, passion for research and advocacy, and dedicated service to our department makes her a clear winner of our 2020 Outstanding Psychology Major award

Our outstanding seniors recognized by the college at commencement are Kristin Fields and Bailey Crittenden, psychology majors, and Jasdeep Batth, neuroscience.

Chancellor’s 2020 Extraordinary Professional Promise Award

Extraordinary Professional Promise honors are awarded to undergraduate students who demonstrate professional promise in teaching, research, or other contributions.

         ·  Brett Emery (Neuroscience)

         ·  Julia Fabricio (Neuroscience)

         ·  Alyssa Cooley (Psychology)

         ·  Kristin Fields (Psychology)

         ·  Nathan Harper (Psychology)

         ·  Alyssa Isbrandt (Psychology)

         ·  Olayinka Kasunmu (Psychology)

         ·  Katie Petrie (Psychology)

         ·  Marcus Thompson (Psychology)

Chancellor’s 2020 Extraordinary Academic Achievement Award

Extraordinary Academic Achievement honors are awarded to undergraduates who exhibit extraordinary scholarship.

         ·  Megan  Murray (Interdisciplinary Programs, Neuroscience)

         ·  Sonal Khedkar (Neuroscience)

         ·  Alyssa Isbrandt (Psychology)

         ·  Ana Pelic (Psychology)

         ·  Constanze Moseley (Psychology)

         ·  Kristin Fields (Psychology)

         ·  Marcus Thompson (Psychology)

         ·  Nathan Harper (Psychology)

         ·  Olayinka Kasunmu (Psychology)

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