On April 24th, the department held its 2017 Awards Ceremony, celebrating some of the achievements of our students throughout the year. The event allowed faculty to recognize the hard work and potential of many of our students, and to share these accomplishments with their friends and family.
The event began with the induction for Sigma Tau Delta, the English Honors Society. Brittani Allen, Andrew Burns, Cayce Carson, Morgan Feltz, Veronica Gomez, Summer Jacobs, Asia Muhammad, Carli Thompson, Ashley Underwood and Jordan Williams all were officially inducted, and graduates Miriam Letson, Andrew Burns, and Deon Harrell were recognized.
Program awards were then presented, recognizing the hard work and achievements of many of our majors.
English and English Education Majors Awards:
John Green Memorial Endowed Scholarship Sydney Blake
Sue Betty Locklear Endowed Memorial Scholarship Candy Guinn
Grace Loving Gibson Endowed Scholarship Jordan Williams
Outstanding Senior in English Miriam Letson
Outstanding Senior in English Education Alicia Kate Leonard
Kay McClanahan Endowed Memorial Scholarship in Dramatic Arts Jessica Martinez
Albert D. Dunavan Scholarship in Theatre Darian Rolle
Outstanding Senior in Theatre Adam Hurley
Foreign Language Awards:
Beatrice Locklear Brayboy Endowed Scholarship Zelma Addin Lopez
Deon Green Memorial Annual Scholarship Hailey Marie Naifeh and Keiley Ariana Ramirez
Outstanding Senior in Spanish Kayla Maria Lane