2011 Recipients

Congratulations to the 2011 Scholarship and Award Recipients

The National Academic Achievement Award

This is awarded to one applicant chosen from all scholarship and award applications received who has demonstrated an outstanding level of commitment and achievement throughout the most recent academic year.

Jenna Hodges – Texas State University

The National Academic Achievement Award Runner Up

Jessica Halsne - University of Minnesota
Saudia Johnson – University of North Carolina Greensboro

The Path to Excellence Award

This award recognizes a select group of undergraduate members who have demonstrated outstanding achievement academically, exhibited outstanding leadership skills, or made a substantial contribution in the area of community service.

Brittany Bode – Northern Arizona University
Nicholas Brown – University of Michigan
Valene Bummara – Texas State University
Alisa Domanski – Boston University
Michelle Dufford – Indiana University of Pennsylvania
Samantha Eichelberger – Indiana University of Pennsylvania
Trista Fenton – Kansas State University
Vivien Garcia – Texas Tech University
Teri Gilmore – Indiana University of Pennsylvania
Jessica Halsne – University of Minnesota
Jenna Hodges – Texas State University
Tamlyn Horne – University of South Carolina
Rebecca Krelko – Ohio University
Sara Lonergan – University of North Carolina Wilmington
Christine Nicholson – University of Texas Arlington
Mary O’Brien – Univeristy of Texas Austin
Erin Osterthun – Kansas State University
Ashley Petersen – University of South Florida
Jessica Pisano – University of Connecticut
Emily Pizzale – University of Connecticut
Vessela Radieva – University of South Carolina
Madeleine Richard – University of Louisiana Lafayette
Ashley Ruesgen – University of North Colorado
Robin (Sadler) Muhs - Iowa State University
Caitlan Smith – Texas State University
Amanda Stamm – Indiana University of Pennsylvania
Shanrae’l Stoner – University of Iowa
Karina Vadespino – University of Texas El Paso

The Emerging Leaders Scholarship

This is awarded to students who have maintained high academic performance, have made significant contributions to their chapter and their community, and have been accepted to an accredited Graduate Program of Study.

Valene Bummara - Texas State University
Nathan Gardner – Boston University
Melissa Manakul - University of Nebraska Lincoln
Erica Sanchez - California State University of Fresno
Natasha Vanderlinden - Eastern Washington University
Cassandra Knop – San Diego State University

The New Member Award

This is given to members who have joined a Sigma Alpha Lambda Chapter during the previous calendar year. It recognizes their academic excellence as well as their significant contribution to the Chapter during their first year of membership.

Leah Barbera - Indiana University of Pennsylvania
Nada Bariche – University of North Texas
Brittany Bode - Northern Arizona University
Samantha Eichelberger – Indiana University of Pennsylvania
Vivian Garcia - Texas Tech University
Katrina Gardner – San Jose State University
Aqua Gentis – Indiana University of Pennsylvania
Teri Gilmore – Indiana University of Pennsylvania
Katlyn Gulack – University of Maryland  Baltimore County
Caleb Hayes - Middle Tennessee State University
Chelsea Henderson - Northeastern University
Marian Hill - University of Michigan
Ryan Holstad - University of Michigan
Samantha Jewell – University of Central Oklahoma
Laurelyn Kelley - Middle Tennessee State University
Rebecca Krelko - Ohio University
Sara Lonergan – University of North Carolina Wilmington
Marissa Marsh – Indiana University of Pennsylvania
Lisa McConnell - University of Central Oklahoma
Lindsay McManigle – Indiana University of Pennsylvania
Brooke Mosman – Sonoma State University
Erin Osterthun – Kansas State University
David Peters - University of Wisconsin Whitewater
Madeleine Richard – University of Louisiana Lafayette
Ana-Laura Robayna - Florida International University
Aleisha Rucker - Northern Arizona University
Shanrae’l Stoner – University of Iowa
Miriam Tucker – University of Nebraska Lincoln

The Chapter Leadership Award

This is given to officers who have maintained high academic performance, demonstrated excellent leadership skills and have made a significant contribution to the operation of an existing chapter.

Tolulope Adeosun - Unversity of Maryland Baltimore County
Nina Banozic – University of Michigan
Kierstin Bolton – Indiana University of Pennsylvania
Valene Bummara - Texas State University
Abigail Cain - University of Louisiana Lafayette
Caitlyn Clark - Indiana State University
Alisa Domanski – Boston University
Amanda Douvis - Kent State University
Trista Fenton - Kansas State University
Andrea Fouts - Kansas State University
Kaylyn Gerth - Middle Tennessee State University
Cayce Harris – Texas State University
Tamlyn Horne – University of South Carolina
Jessica Pisano – University of Connecticut
Eric Rubenacker - San Jose State University
Caitlan Smith - Texas State University
Amanda Stamm – Indian University of Pennsylvania
Cassandra Knop – San Diego State University