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Outstanding Students

Fall 2017

Outstanding Undergraduates: Hannah Dickens, Thalia Varelas, Emily Liu, Taylor Bishop and Nicole Walker

Outstanding Graduate Student: Jasmine Spearing-Bowen

Highest GPA in Journalism: Libby Allnatt

Highest Grade Point Average in Media Studies: Gregory Vickers

Student Speaker: Cecilya Moreno

Spring 2017

Outstanding Undergraduates: Fabian Ardaya, Caitlin Bohrer, Charles Clark, Alexa D’Angelo, Agnel Philip and Rebecca Smous

Outstanding Graduate Student: Lily Altavena

Highest GPA in Journalism: Jessica Swarner

Highest Grade Point Average in Media Studies: Victoria Ziarnik

Top Innovator Award: Taylor Seely

Cronkite Spirit Award: Weldon Grover and Nicole Praga

Student Speaker: Adriana De Alba

Fall 2016

Outstanding Undergraduates: Jose Carrera, Heather Hudzinski and Cassidy Trowbridge

Outstanding Graduate Student: Katy Burge

Highest Grade Point Average in Journalism: Katy Burge

Highest GPA in Media Studies: Melissa Garchie

Top Innovator Award: Elizabeth Hansen

Student Speaker: Trever Migliorino

Spring 2016

Outstanding Undergraduates: Nicole Fox, Jacob Garcia, Taylor Holmes, Samantha Incorvaia, Kimberly Koerth, Benjamin Margiott and Brooke Stobbe

Outstanding Graduate Student: Theresa Poulson

Highest GPA in Journalism: Molly Bilker

Highest GPA in Media Studies: Karyn Alexander

Top Innovator Award: Carolina Marquez

Cronkite Spirit Award: Kerry Crowley and Sydney Glenn

Fall 2015

Outstanding Undergraduates: Aimee Cash, Peyton Gallovich, Rachel Gosselin, Samantha Shotzbarger, Siera Whitten

Outstanding Graduate Student: Steven Dent

Highest GPA: Maribel Castillo, Whitney Woodworth

Student Speaker: Yahaira Jacquez

Spring 2015

Outstanding Undergraduates: Brittany Bade, Alicia Canales, Dominick DiFurio, Kristen Hwang, Brett Nachman, Jessie Wardarski

Outstanding Graduate Student: Jessica Boehm

Highest GPA: Stephanie Habib

Student Speaker: Megan Thompson

Fall 2014

Outstanding Undergraduates: Aaron Lavinsky, Analise Ortiz, Herminia Rincon

Outstanding Graduate Student: Megan Guthrie

Highest GPA: Patricia Oliverio-Lauderdale

Student Speaker: Emilie Eaton

Spring 2014

Outstanding Undergraduates: John Fitzpatrick, Hayden Harrison, John Genovese, Janslle Ong

Outstanding Graduate Student: Chad Garland

Highest GPA: Jason Pacini

Student Speaker: Marianela Lichtscheidl

Fall 2013

Outstanding Undergraduates: John Fitzpatrick, Hayden Harrison, John Genovese, Janslle Ong

Outstanding Graduate Student: Chad Garland

Highest GPA: Jason Pacini

Student Speaker: Marianela Lichtscheidl

Spring 2014

Outstanding Undergraduates: Caitlin Cruz, Harmony Huskinson, DiAngela Millar, Connor Radnovich, Gabriela Rodiles, Jacob Stein

Outstanding Graduate Student: Rachel Leingang

Highest GPA: Jeffrey Marshall

Student Speaker: Kelly Andersen

Fall 2013

Outstanding Undergraduates: John Fitzpatrick, Hayden Harrison, John Genovese, Janslle Ong

Outstanding Graduate Student: Chad Garland

Highest GPA: Jason Pacini

Student Speaker: Marianela Lichtscheidl

Spring 2013

Outstanding Undergraduates: Danielle Chavez, Mary Shinn, Molly J. Smith, Samuel Tongue, Julie Vitkovskaya

Outstanding Graduate Student: AJ Vicens

Highest GPA: Julia Tylor

Student Speaker: Kristina Zverjako

Fall 2012

Outstanding Undergraduates: Jessica Abercrombie, Uriel Garcia, Elizabeth Kotalik, Taylor McArthur

Outstanding Graduate Student: Corbin Carson

Highest GPA, Undergraduate: Kyle Newman, Mugo Odigwe

Highest GPA, Graduate: Amber Harding

Student Speaker: Jack Highberger

Spring 2012

Outstanding Undergraduates: Gardenia Lamadrid Coleman, Jordan Moon, Daniel Neligh, Nathan O’Neal, Salvador Rodriguez, Jessica Testa

Outstanding Graduate Student: Brandon Quester

Highest GPA: Kiali Wong

Student Speaker: Isaac Easley

Fall 2011

Outstanding Undergraduates: Jordan Johnson, Siera Lambrecht, Cassidy Olson

Outstanding Graduate Student: Whitney Phillips

Highest GPA: Cassidy Olson

Student Speaker: Leigh Anne Zinsmeister

Spring 2011

Outstanding Undergraduates: Amy Fleishans, Lauren Gambino, Tessa Muggeridge, Colton Shone

Outstanding Graduate Students: Heather Billings, Lauren Gilger

Highest GPA: Maria Polletta

Student Speaker: Gitzel Puente

Fall 2010

Outstanding Undergraduates: Tyler Lockman, Michelle Price, Megan Thomas

Outstanding Graduate Students: Jennifer Hellum

Highest GPA: Jolie McCullough

Student Speaker: Natalie Podgorski

Spring 2010

Outstanding Undergraduates: Andrew Pentis, Toby Phillips, Lindsey Reiser

Outstanding Graduate Student: Carolina Legg

Highest GPA: Sarah McLellan

Student Speaker: Maxine Park

Fall 2009

Outstanding Undergraduates: Daniel Newhauser; Stephanie Riel

Outstanding Graduate Student: Christopher Cameron

Highest GPA: Andre Radzischewski

Student Speaker: Andre Radzischewski

Spring 2009

Outstanding Undergraduates: Jonathan Cooper; Deanna Dent; Emily Graham

Outstanding Graduate Student: Samuel Burke

Highest GPA: Leah Duran

Student Speaker: Jill Galus

Fall 2008

Outstanding Undergraduates: Brian Indrelunas, Matthew Pagel, MariaLinda Torres Medina

Outstanding Graduate Student: Nicholas Gerbis

Highest GPA: Brian Indrelunas

Student Speaker: Brian Indrelunas

Spring 2008

Outstanding Undergraduates: Annalyn Censky; Marisa Freed; Benjamin Glicksman; Lauren Hengl; Ryan Kost; Jordan Lapier; Patrick Schaefer; Tiffany Tcheng

Outstanding Graduate Students: Ashley Biggers; Keridwen Cornelius

Highest GPA: Lisa Hewitt; Mathew Storey

Student Speaker: Victoria Cohen.

Fall 2007

Outstanding Undergraduates: Ashley McNamee; Courtney Sargent; Nichole Szemerei

Outstanding Graduate Student: Sonu Munshi

Highest GPA: Hilary Griffith

Student Speaker: Nichole Szemerei

Spring 2007

Outstanding Undergraduates: Stephanie Berger; Evan Doherty; Justin Karp; Shannon Pagels

Outstanding Graduate Student: Chris Sheppard

Fall 2006

Outstanding Undergraduates: Brooke Brown; Charles O’Brien

Outstanding Graduate Student: Sara McElroy

Spring 2006

Outstanding Undergraduates: Michiko Howlett; Amanda Keim; Regina McCabe

Outstanding Graduate Student: Tracey Franks

2005

Outstanding Undergraduates: Elias Arnold; Will Pitts; Jacqueline Shoyeb

Outstanding Graduate Student: Mary Sturgill

2004

Outstanding Undergraduates: Joshua Davis; Sara Thorson; Morgan Westman

Outstanding Graduate Student: Derigan Silver

2003

Outstanding Undergraduates: Wendy Coursen; Eric Davis; Jessica Wanke;

Outstanding Graduate Student: Tara Blanc

2002

Outstanding Undergraduates: Yurika Abe; Jodi Lau

Outstanding Graduate Student: Julie Jones

2001

Outstanding Undergraduates: Stephanie Conner; Maria Kelley

Outstanding Graduate Student: Wayne Ganz

2000

Outstanding Undergraduates: Lidia Kelly; Sarah Leon

Outstanding Graduate Student: Chris Kahn

1999

Outstanding Undergraduates: Kara Shire; Daniel Siegel

Outstanding Graduate Student: Hoyt Hill

1998

Outstanding Undergraduates: Kennes Bolig; Michael Hick

Outstanding Graduate Student: Teri Lanza

1997

Outstanding Undergraduates: Anthony Chavez; John Seibel

Outstanding Graduate Student: Karina Bland

1996

Outstanding Undergraduates: Jacob Batsell; Michaelene Tetteh

Outstanding Graduate Student: Claudine Langan

1995

Outstanding Undergraduates: Gina Maravilla; Ethan Miller

Outstanding Graduate Student: Karla Gower

1994

Outstanding Undergraduates: Ann J. Costanza; Patricia Mah

Outstanding Graduate Student: Nancy Brown

1993

Outstanding Undergraduates: Stephen D. Crosetti; Michelle Roberts Campbell

Outstanding Graduate Student: Renea Nash

1992

Outstanding Undergraduates: Paul Coro; Richard Harris

Outstanding Graduate Student: James Simon

1991

Outstanding Undergraduates: Kelly Pearce; Julia Trainor

Outstanding Graduate Student: John Boyle

1990

Outstanding Undergraduates: Sheri Johnson; Robin Wainscott

Outstanding Graduate Student: Mary A.M. Gindhart

1989

Outstanding Undergraduates: Joan McKenna; Nick Van Nice

Outstanding Graduate Student: Kelly Moore Frost

1988

Outstanding Undergraduates: Kathryn Lehmann; Kim Mattingly

Outstanding Graduate Student: Linda Taylor-Britt