Diamond Awards

Kristine M. Polizzano

Charlie A. Ries

Melissa S. Tucker

Elizabeth A. Yazvac

College of Liberal Arts Awards

Neysa and Arlin Adams Prize for Excellence in Pre-Law Studies

Stephen M. Specht

Faculty mentor: Joanne Metzger

CLA Information Technology Award

Scott W. VanZant

Faculty mentor: Aunshul Rege

Marks and Emma Kohn Memorial Award

William L. Kelly

Faculty mentor: Nicole Van Cleve

College of Liberal Arts Scholarships

Jane D. Mackler Scholarship

Abbey Luffey

Faculty mentor: Joanne Metzger

Suzanne Cohen Wieseneck Endowed Scholarship

Malcolm A. Medley

Faculty mentor: LaTosha Traylor

Criminal Justice Departmental Awards and Scholarships

Criminal Justice Faculty Award

Charlie A. Ries

Faculty mentor: Sharon Ostrow

Doris Grabosky Award in Criminal Justice Fund

Jose A. Bustamante

Faculty mentor: Tara Tripp

 Chief Inspector Vincent J. Greene, Sr. Memorial Award

Sean T. Fay

Faculty mentor: Joseph Alkus

Phoenix Award

Shiheda N. Freeman

Faculty mentor: Joanne Metzger



2015 CLA Award Recipients

CLA Award Recipients: (top) Stephen Specht, Scott VanZant, Jose Bustamante, (bottom) Charlie Ries, Shiheda Freeman, Abbey Luffey, Malcolm Medley


The Baccalaureate Awards celebrate students in the College of Liberal Arts who have been bestowed departmental and college-wide honors for their outstanding performance, service, and scholastic achievement.




CJ Faculty Mentors: Nicole Van Cleve, Sharon Ostrow, Joanne Metzger, LaTosha Traylor, Aunshul Rege, Tara N. Tripp