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Awards, Accolades, and Graduate Degrees Conferred

We are proud to have graduate students who engage in meaningful, innovating, and important work as researchers and community members. Please join us in congratulating the following students:


  • Jenna Lamphere: Excellence in Research
  • Zachary McKenny: Excellence in Teaching
  • Holly Ningard: Excellence in Service


  • Ruben Ortiz: Diversity Enhancement Fellowship
  • Enkeshi Thom: Thomas Fellowship

Degrees Conferred in 2016

  • Daniel Lai, PhD
  • Rhiannon Leebrick, PhD
  • Aaron Lemeling, MA
  • Douglas Oeser, MA
  • Katie Highbaugh, MA

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