2012 Student AwardsSociology and Anthropology

Graduate Awards

Outstanding Sociology Graduate Student Award

This award is presented to students upon the recommendation of the faculty, who’ve excelled academically and are expected to receive the Masters degree in the academic year in which the award is given. 

  • Andrea Rutan
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Outstanding Anthropology Graduate Student Award

This award is presented to students, upon the recommendation of the graduate faculty, who have excelled academically and received recognition for outstanding work within the university, community, regional, national, or international spheres.  Students are expected to receive the Master’s Degree in the academic year in which the award is given.

  • Liana DeNola
  • Savanna Hughes
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Undergraduate Awards

Aliza Kolker Award for Sociology

This award honors our former colleague, Aliza Kolker, and is intended to highlight her interest in social action, research, and service. Students receiving the Kolker Award must have demonstrated excellence in one or more of the following areas: a social action research project; an outstanding internship; or an outstanding theoretical or empirical research paper.

  • Theresa Wood
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Outstanding Anthropology Undergraduate Student Award

This award is presented to students who have demonstrated academic excellence in the classroom and commitment to their field of study.

  • Gabriela Galeano
  • Kathy Shubert
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