Student Awards: Dean's Challenge Fellowship

The Dean's Challenge Fellowship was established in 2007 to acknowledge exceptional graduate students who have excelled while making academically-challenging choices. The recipients of this award receive a fellowship to help with their educational expenses for the following year. The Dean's Challenge is funded by generous donations from friends of the college.

 

All Awardees

2020

2019

  • Adebanke Adebayo, PhD - Communication
  • Heather Aleknavage, MAIS - Higher Education Concentration
  • Catherine Byrne, PhD - Psychology, Clinical Concentration
  • Kayla Keith, MA - Psychology, Applied Developmental Concentration
  • Yi-Fang Lu, PhD - Criminology, Law and Society
  • Jessica Smith, MA - Global Affairs

2018

  • Kristin Carpenter, MA - Psychology, Applied Developmental Concentration
  • Joshua Catalano, PhD - History
  • L. Caitlin Kanewske, PhD - Criminology, Law and Society
  • Ally Patterson, PhD - Psychology, Applied Developmental Concentration
  • Jennifer Pocai, MAIS, Higher Education Concentration
  • Caitlin Turpyn, PhD - Psychology, Clinical Concentration

2017

  • David Disabato, PhD - Psychology
  • Shannon Magnuson, PhD - Criminology, Law and Society
  • Saulat Pervez, MA - Global Affairs
  • Paige St. Clair, MA - Criminology, Law and Society
  • Mary Ann Vega, MAIS - Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Karyn Warner, MA - Psychology

2016

  • David Corwin, MA - Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Angelica Garza, MA - Psychology
  • Jessica Goddard, MA - English
  • Fallon Goodman, PhD - Psychology
  • Abdallah Hendawy, PhD - Sociology
  • Sarah Welch, MA - Philosophy
  • Nicolas Welsh, MA - History

2015

  • Jennifer Green, PhD - Psychology
  • Julie Grieco, PhD - Criminology, Law and Society
  • Megann Kaiser, MA - Global Affairs
  • Brenda MacArthur, PhD - Communication
  • James Meaden, MA - Psychology
  • Alisa Russell, MA - English
  • Xiaoyun Wu, MA - Criminology, Law and Society

2014

  • Saúl Cardona-Luciano, MA - Art History
  • Breanne Cave, PhD - Criminology, Law and Society
  • Sukhraj Kaur, MA - Political Science
  • John Kotcher, PhD - Communication
  • Paul Michiels, MA - English
  • Khadija Mosaad, MA - Global Affairs
  • Ryan Sheehan, MA - English

2013

  • Dana Kaasik, MPA - Public Administration
  • Elizabeth Malouf, MA '10, PhD - Psychology
  • Lindsay Norcross, MA - English
  • Danielle Rainwater, MPA - Public Administration
  • Masha Stoyanova, MA - Art History
  • Jill Viglione, PhD - Criminology, Law and Society

2012

  • Leah Adams, PhD - Psychology
  • Laura Boyette, MA - Global Affairs
  • Amy Busch, MA - Communication
  • Kathleen Danskin, MS - Biodefense
  • Kristen Randolph, MA - Psychology
  • Cody Telep, PhD - Criminology, Law and Society

2011

  • David Arditi, PhD - Cultural Studies
  • Christian Carrozzo, MA - Philosophy
  • Kristen Evans, MA - Public Administration
  • Ayah Ibrahim, PhD - Political Science
  • Ben Lucas, MA - English
  • Matthew Snyder, MA - Political Science

2010

  • Aliya Chapman, PhD - Psychology
  • Rebecca Erbelding, PhD - History
  • Stephen Fender, MA - Justice, Law, and Crime Policy
  • Stanley Polit, MA - Communication
  • Malisah Small, MA - English
  • Matthew Warner, MA - Communication

2009

  • Susan Douglass, PhD - History
  • Brian Keefe, MA - Communication
  • Kimberly Mehlman-Orozco, MA - Justice, Law, and Crime Policy
  • Danielle Olsen, MA - Political Science
  • John Robinson, MA - Sociology
  • Julie Willis, PhD - Justice, Law, and Crime Policy

2008

  • Francis Cordero, MA - Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Jennifer Dean, MA - Philosophy
  • Jonathon Nelson, PhD - Psychology
  • Triyakshana Venkatraman, PhD - Economics
  • Aileen Watchko, MA - Anthropology
  • Jennifer Yelle, MA - Political Science

2007

  • Alissa D'Amelio, MA - Communication
  • Anne Douds, PhD - Justice, Law, and Crime Policy
  • George Fachner, MA - Justice, Law, and Crime Policy
  • Jessica Johnson, MA - Psychology
  • Cara Jones, MA - Psychology
  • Jennifer Talken-Spaulding, MA - Anthropology