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Honors Convocation

Honors Convocation

Award Recipients

Honors Convocation is a tradition at SMU that recognizes new Honorary Society inductees; Departmental, School and National Fellowship awards; various distinguished scholarships and internships; as well as graduating University Honors Program students.




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SMU salutes the following undergraduate students for their outstanding academic achievements:




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Jehadu T Abshiro
     Outstanding Achievement in Digital Journalism

Kristin Avery Acker
     Beta Gamma Sigma

Max Albert Agadoni
     Omega Rho

Rianna M Airitam
     Mortar Board

Amna A Ali
     University Honors Program

Elisabeth Leigh Allums
     Mortar Board

Wendy Alexis Alyea
     Chi Epsilon

Hope Elise Anderson
     Mortar Board
     Robert Stewart Hyer Society

Matthew James Anderson
     Pi Kappa Lambda
     Robert Stewart Hyer Society

Trevor Paul Anderson
     Outstanding Finance Major

Rafey Farzal Anwar
     Tau Beta Pi
     Eta Kappa Nu

Conrad Henry Appel IV
     Tau Beta Pi
     Eta Kappa Nu

Andrea Valeria Arias Betancourt
     Dranguet "Boot Strap" Award

Alicia Christine Arnold
     Beta Gamma Sigma

Cindy Beatriz Arteaga
     The Civil and Environmental Engineering Award for Excellence in Design

Mallory Ann Ashcraft
     Temerlin Advertising Institute Award for Outstanding Academic Achievement in Creative
     Kappa Tau Alpha

Camille Aucoin
     Tau Beta Pi
     Eta Kappa Nu




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Whitney J Babin
     Mortar Board

Rachel Iris Balke
     University Honors Program

Katherine Michelle Bandera
     Alpha Lambda Delta Senior Book Award
     Isaac Gustave Bromberg Award for Outstanding Work in the Humanities
     Ann Early Award in Women's Studies
     University Honors Program

Jane Scott Banta
     University Honors Program

Taylor Leigh Barg
     Tau Beta Pi

Alexandra Josephina Baum
     Beta Gamma Sigma
     Distinguished Finance Major

Camille Biard
     Hamilton Undergraduate Research Scholar

Mary Anna Billingsley
     Outstanding Communication Studies Student in Public Affairs

Kathryn Grace Binder
     Outstanding Scholarly Achievement Award
     Kappa Tau Alpha

Danna Hisham Bismar
     Tau Sigma

Addison Blair Bolin
     Kappa Tau Alpha

Julianna Cathleen Bond
     University Honors Program

Katelyn C Bonds
     Beta Gamma Sigma
     Outstanding BBA Senior Award
     Outstanding Finance Major
     Alpha Chi

Nicole Fantine Bordelon
     Mortar Board

Ashlee Nicole Bormes
     University Honors Program

Lauren Elizabeth Botcher
     University Honors Program

Madeleine Derbonne Boudreaux
     Robert Stewart Hyer Society

Madeleine Page Boyce
     Mortar Board

Rebecca Grace Brady
     Hamilton Undergraduate Research Scholar

Christopher E Brasseaux
     Salute

Samantha Kate Bridges
     Hamilton Undergraduate Research Scholar
     Award for Outstanding Research by an Undergraduate in Psychology

Alexander Michael Brown
     Economics Department Award for Excellence

Kelsey Elizabeth Brown
     University Honors Program

Matthew R Bruemmer
     Hamilton Undergraduate Research Scholar
     Frank C. McDonald Memorial Award for Excellence in Physics

Allison Elizabeth Buchanan
     University Honors Program

Erik Michael Buchel
     Distinguished Finance Major

Brittany Morgan Bufkin
     University Honors Program

Marc R Bullard
     Outstanding Communication Studies Student in Corporate Communications
     Kappa Tau Alpha
     University Honors Program

Kelly Elizabeth Burnett
     Mortar Board

Ida Marie Bustnes
     Philip H. Solomon Award in World Languages and Literatures: Arabic

Andrea McClain Butler
     Distinguished Marketing Major




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Jacob Daniel Cadena
     Ben Thomas Excellence in Tutoring Award

Trevor N Cadigan
     Philip H. Solomon Award in World Languages and Literatures: Chinese
     Alpha Chi

Vincent Anthony Cannata
     University Honors Program

Marlon Carbajal
     Phi Beta Kappa
     Outstanding Senior in Sociology

Nicole C Carenza
     Mortar Board

Meredith Brooke Carey
     Phi Beta Kappa
     Outstanding Achievement in Print Journalism
     University Honors Program

Gwen Catherine Carris
     University Honors Program

Ramom Carvalho Melo
     The Civil and Environmental Engineering Award for Excellence in Design

Evan Glenn Caston
     Tau Sigma

Andrew William Cates
     Distinguished Accounting Major

Brendan Anthony Celii
     Eta Kappa Nu
     Mortar Board

Alexandria K Celli
     Tau Sigma

Aveline Chan
     Pi Kappa Lambda

Crystal Chen
     Phi Beta Kappa
     University Honors Program

Alexander Koshan Cheng
     Upsilon Pi Epsilon

Nathan Joe Childress
     Pi Kappa Lambda

Aaron S Chu
     University Honors Program

Jessica Chu
     University Honors Program

Alyssa M Clancy
     Alpha Lambda Delta Senior Book Award
     The E.H. Flath Award

Jeremy Michel Clifford
     University Honors Program

Spencer Grafton Cockerell
     University Honors Program

Samantha Nicole Coday
     Tau Beta Pi
     Eta Kappa Nu

Jessica Marie Cole
     Tau Sigma

Tyler Christian Connolly
     Distinguished Finance Major

Taylor M Corrigan
     JC Penney Center for Retail Excellence Outstanding Student Award
     Pi Lambda Theta

Shannon Elizabeth Coughlin
     Beta Gamma Sigma

Courtney Harrington Cox
     Hamilton Undergraduate Research Scholar

Robert Gerald Cox
     Salute

Elisabeth Morgan Cremeens
     Alessandra Comini Award for Outstanding Undergraduate Art History Major

Rachel Elizabeth Crusius
     Hamilton Undergraduate Research Scholar

Donald Samuel Cuba II
     University Honors Program




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Alexandra Jo Damianos
     Phi Beta Kappa
     University Honors Program

Phillip Michael D'Amore
     University Honors Program

Mohammad Danial
     Mortar Board

Todd Marshall Danner
     Tau Beta Pi

Melody Siefert Davis
     University Honors Program

Michelle Machado Davis
     Beta Gamma Sigma

Nina Maxine Davis
     Charley Aberg Travel Award

Philip Charles Davis
     Eta Kappa Nu

Alexandra Nicole Day
     Betty Janette Maynard Award for Excellent Scholarship in Women's and Gender Studies
     University Honors Program

Austin James Deters
     Tau Beta Pi

Carter Sword Dewey
     The Departmental Award in Computer Engineering
     Eta Kappa Nu

Vinhty Thi Dinh
     Tau Sigma

Mackenzie Marie Dolan
     University Honors Program

Lauren Grace Marie Dow
     Outstanding Real Estate Major

Lee Hamilton Downen
     Beta Gamma Sigma
     Robert Stewart Hyer Society

Elizabeth Mary Dubret
     Eta Kappa Nu
     The Finley W. Tatum Award in Electrical Engineering

Christopher Michael Dunn
     Eta Kappa Nu

Benjamin Thomas Dupree
     Hamilton Undergraduate Research Scholar

Kaylee Patrice Dusek
     The Mark Shepard Award




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Dominique Erielle Earland
     Mortar Board

Noah Jackson Earland
     Robert Stewart Hyer Society

Elizabeth Kathryn Ehmcke
     Tau Beta Pi

Kaley Kalia El-Arab
     Hamilton Undergraduate Research Scholar
     Isaac Gustave Bromberg Award for Latin
     The McLamore Family Foundation Scholarship in Latin
     Robert Stewart Hyer Society

Ryan Travis Ellsworth
     Salute

Efrain Daniel Esparza
     Tau Sigma

Sami Kathryn Eudy
     Pi Kappa Lambda

Steven Grant Evans
     Hamilton Undergraduate Research Scholar




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Colleen Rachael Farrisee
     Teacher Scholar Award, Undergraduate Elementary

Rahfin Faruk
     Robert and Nancy Dedman Outstanding Senior Student
     Dallas Economists’ Club Nominee Award
     Outstanding Senior in Political Science
     Outstanding Communication Studies Student in Debate and Speech
     University Honors Program
     Harry S. Truman Scholar
     Rhodes Scholar Finalist
     Marshall Scholar Finalist
     Fellows to the Center for the Study of the Presidency and Congress

Zainab Fatima
     Hamilton Undergraduate Research Scholar

Adriana Fernandez Ibanez
     Outstanding Achievement in Broadcast Journalism
     Kappa Tau Alpha

Oliver Rex Filutowski
     Management and Organizations Department Outstanding Senior Award
     Alpha Chi

Zoe Chanel Filutowski
     Mortar Board

Kenneth William Finch
     University Honors Program

Miles Robert Fisher
     Hamilton Undergraduate Research Scholar

Victoria Lee Fitzgerald
     Omega Rho

Haley Marie Flander
     Outstanding Academic Achievement in Communication Studies
     Kappa Tau Alpha

Andrea Marie Flowers
     Undergraduate Award for Academic Excellence in the Division of Theatre

Brandon Jacob Foley
     Alpha Chi
     Mortar Board

Abigail Elaine Foster
     Mortar Board

Brett Michael Fox
     Phi Beta Kappa
     Stanton Sharp Award for Outstanding Service and Academic Achievement
     University Honors Program

Raz Friman
     Upsilon Pi Epsilon

Tyler Christian Friske
     Mechanical Engineering Outstanding Undergraduate Award
     University Honors Program

Andrew Arthur Fulsom
     Tau Beta Pi




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Adam Christian Gannon
     Hamilton Undergraduate Research Scholar
     Academic Excellence Award in Biological Research
     Alpha Chi

Allison Marie Garcia
     Tau Beta Pi
     Eta Kappa Nu

Rachel Susanne Gardner
     Hamilton Undergraduate Research Scholar

Celia M Garza
     Gilman Scholar to Costa Rica

Nicole Eva Gawor
     Omega Rho

Nastasha S Gerlt
     Eta Kappa Nu

Jenica Lauren Ghorashi
     Mortar Board

John Robert Gilchrist
     Tau Beta Pi
     Eta Kappa Nu

Audrey E Gill
     Phi Beta Kappa
     Statistical Science Department Award for Academic Excellence
     Betty Janette Maynard Award for Excellent Scholarship in Women's and Gender Studies

Christopher Patrick Gladden
     Mortar Board

Leslie Smith Gleiser
     Alpha Chi

Katie Danielle Golden
     Alpha Lambda Delta Senior Book Award
     University Honors Program

Connor Pratt Gracie
     Omega Rho

Sean Austin Grady
     Chi Epsilon

Jay Kevin Green
     University Honors Program

Chelsea McClain Grogan
     Phi Beta Kappa
     Belle Mayer Bromberg Prize for Excellence
     Kappa Tau Alpha

David Alejandro Guerrero Jacome
     Tau Sigma

Jose A Guerrero-Castillo
     Phi Beta Kappa

Daniel Alexander Gum
     Hamilton Undergraduate Research Scholar

Jingweihua Guo
     Economics Department Award for Excellence

Caroline Elizabeth Gurley
     Tau Beta Pi
     Eta Kappa Nu




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Bradley Robert Haaland
     Omega Rho

Katherine Aurora Habeck
     Dan Wingren Award for Outstanding Senior
     University Honors Program

Collin Joseph Hall
     Eta Kappa Nu

Katelyn Aubrey Hall
     Kappa Tau Alpha
     University Honors Program

Derek Thomas Hamamoto
     Beta Gamma Sigma

Mehdi Hami
     University Honors Program

Jenna Richanne Hannum
     Undergraduate Award for Academic Excellence in the Division of Theatre
     University Honors Program

Elizabeth Alleyne Hardwick
     Phi Beta Kappa
     Philip H. Solomon Award in World Languages and Literatures: French
     University Honors Program

Anne Katherine Hart
     Thomas Arp Shakespeare Prize

Joshua Holtz Hartke
     University Honors Program

Nicole Michelle Hartman
     Phi Beta Kappa
     Chalk Scholarship Award for Excellence in Physics
     Tau Beta Pi
     Eta Kappa Nu
     Goldwater Scholar

Gina K Haskins
     Beta Gamma Sigma
     Distinguished Marketing Major
     Temerlin Advertising Institute Award for Outstanding Academic Achievement in Advertising
     Kappa Tau Alpha

Aurora Avery Havens
     Tau Beta Pi

Abigail Marie Hawthorne
     Mortar Board

Catherine Elizabeth Hazen
     Phi Beta Kappa
     Mortar Board

Katherine Anne Head
     Mortar Board

Erin Lee Hedrick
     Kappa Tau Alpha

Austin James Heerwagen
     University Honors Program

Emily Rose Heft
     David R. Russell Memorial Poetry Award - First Place

Emily Hegi
     University Honors Program

Kimberly Hinh
     University Honors Program

Alison Camille Hodges
     Tau Sigma

Hailey Nicole Hoeppner
     Outstanding Scholarly Achievement Award
     Kappa Tau Alpha

John Parker Holloway
     Eta Kappa Nu

Gretchen Ann Hook
     Hamilton Undergraduate Research Scholar

Nicholas Thomas Hook
     Tau Beta Pi

Alison Michelle Hopkins
     Distinguished Accounting Major

Alexander Douglas Hoskins
     Phi Beta Kappa
     John Goodwin Tower Award
     Robert Stewart Hyer Society
     University Honors Program

Kelly Nicole Howey
     Mortar Board

Rachael Elizabeth Hubers
     Delta Sigma Pi Scholarship Key
     Distinguished Marketing Major

Leah Jarae Hudson
     Megan Laird and Raiberto Comini Italian Language Award

Jordan Huelse
     Salute

Sorsha Lenin Huff
     Phi Beta Kappa

Sarah Elizabeth Hurley
     George Bond Poetry Prize

Preston Don Hutcherson
     Margaret Terry Crooks Award for Outstanding Student in Creative Writing




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Morena Jelovic
     Distinguished Accounting Major

Sara Nicole Jendrusch
     Robert Stewart Hyer Society

Sherin M John
     Phi Beta Kappa

Kristyn Angeline Jones
     Psychology Department Senior Award for Outstanding Performance




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Mandaline Yee-ching Kam
     Alpha Chi

Taylor Nicole Kara
     University Honors Program

Ramin B Karbasi
     Phi Beta Kappa
     University Honors Program

Danielle Nicole Katz
     Pi Lambda Theta

Jordan Leigh Kayse
     Tau Beta Pi

Namita KC
     Mortar Board
     Salute

Siobhan Denise Kelley
     Alpha Chi

Sara Louise Kendrick
     Eta Kappa Nu
     Marshall Scholar Finalist
     Current Finalist, Fulbright English TA - U. K.
     University Honors Program

Elizabeth A Kennickell
     Phi Beta Kappa

Devin L Kerns
     Kappa Tau Alpha

Wali Ahmed Khan
     Kappa Tau Alpha

Raamis Khwaja
     Phi Beta Kappa
     University Honors Program

Dalton R Kim
     Alpha Lambda Delta Senior Book Award
     Charles T. Kenner Award in Chemistry
     University Honors Program

Eugene Sungwon Kim
     Robert Stewart Hyer Society

Hye Won Kim
     Phi Beta Kappa

Janice Kim
     Outstanding Senior in Biological Sciences
     University Honors Program

Michelle Myung-ja Kim
     Mechanical Engineering Outstanding Undergraduate Award

Kelly A Kiser
     Phi Beta Kappa
     Philip H. Solomon Award in World Languages and Literatures: Spanish
     University Honors Program

Abigail Grace Klaus
     Robert Stewart Hyer Society

Jenna Leigh Kleiman
     Tau Beta Pi
     Eta Kappa Nu

Regan L Klein
     Tau Beta Pi
     Eta Kappa Nu

Min Kyung Ko
     Phi Beta Kappa

Elizabeth Wyatt Krane
     Beta Gamma Sigma
     Alpha Chi
     Robert Stewart Hyer Society

Carly Marie Kubacak
     Tau Beta Pi




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Kristina Olga Lackey
     Hamilton Undergraduate Research Scholar

Mark Joseph Lafferty II
     Outstanding Entrepreneurship Student

Emily Elise Lamar
     University Honors Program

Nathaniel J Lammons
     University Honors Program

Andrew M Lassman
     Robert Stewart Hyer Society

Stephanie Nicole Lau
     Robert Stewart Hyer Society

Carissa Noel Laughlin
     University Honors Program

Katherine M Lazenby
     The Civil and Environmental Engineering Award for Excellence in Design

Niccolo Salvatore Lazzara
     Robert Stewart Hyer Society

Emily Diem Le
     Phi Beta Kappa

Elise C Lebiga
     Tau Beta Pi

Alaina Brooke Leggette
     University Honors Program

Jason John Lehigh
     The Civil and Environmental Engineering Award for Excellence in Design

Allison Michelle Leopold
     The Departmental Award for Environmental Engineering
     University Honors Program

Melissa Kate Levinsohn
     Pi Lambda Theta

Julia Rebecca Lewis
     Mortar Board

Jiayi Li
     Mortar Board

Samantha Lee Liles
     Beta Gamma Sigma
     Outstanding Marketing Major
     University Honors Program

Madeline Lee Lippe
     Mortar Board

Elizabeth Jewel Lipps
     Goodell-Richards Academic Excellence Award in Undergraduate Study
     University Honors Program
     Udall Scholar, Honorable Mention

Adam Forrest Lishman
     Mortar Board

Kristine Elizabeth Locker
     Outstanding Real Estate Major

Taylor B Logan
     Outstanding Communication Studies Student in Nonprofit Management

Christina T Lollar
     The Dr Pepper/Lazenby Award for a Graduating Senior in Chemistry

James John Lomeo
     Tau Beta Pi
     Upsilon Pi Epsilon

Katherine Tina Lomeo
     Phi Beta Kappa

Amber Elizabeth Long
     The Dr. Laura J. Steinberg, Distinguished First-Year Civil and Environmental Engineering Award

Kevin Andrew Lowe
     Tau Beta Pi

Binbin Lu
     Distinguished Accounting Major

John Philip Lujano
     Mortar Board

Lauren Erica Lunden
     Mortar Board

Kendall Katherine Lunney
     Alpha Chi

Genevieve Nakulira Luseesa
     University Honors Program




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Junyi Ma
     Tau Sigma

Mary Caitlin Mahaffy
     Phi Beta Kappa

Abigail Lynn Marchesseault
     Award for Outstanding Achievement in Dance
     University Honors Program

Collette Ann Marchesseault
     Phi Beta Kappa
     Hamilton Undergraduate Research Scholar
     Robert Stewart Hyer Society

Madeleine Grace Marshall
     Beta Gamma Sigma

William Codey Marshall
     Salute

Kenneth John Martin
     Mortar Board

Brianna Renee Massas
     Beta Gamma Sigma

Annabel Christina Jewel Massey
     Kappa Tau Alpha

Rachel Elizabeth Masters
     Tau Beta Pi
     Chi Epsilon

Christo Thomas Mathew
     Mortar Board

Neil Cameron Matson
     Tau Beta Pi
     Eta Kappa Nu

Clayton Davis Matthie
     Eta Kappa Nu

Arya Devin McCarthy
     Tau Beta Pi

William C McClain III
     Phi Beta Kappa
     Josef Hadar Award
     Robert Stewart Hyer Society

Mindy D McClean
     Phi Beta Kappa
     Hamilton Undergraduate Research Scholar

Andrew O'Reilly McCleneghen
     University Honors Program

Holly Marie McCuistion
     Chi Epsilon

Dillon B McDonald
     Tau Sigma

Austin Michael McGinnis
     Tau Beta Pi
     Eta Kappa Nu

Finlay Jackson McMartin
     University Honors Program

Faith A Michael
     Phi Beta Kappa

Ashleigh Michelle Miller
     Hamilton Undergraduate Research Scholar
     Wiley Scholarship Award for Excellence in Physics

Carolyn Taylor Miller
     Outstanding Entrepreneurship Student

Emily Ryan Mims
     Beta Gamma Sigma

Alexandra Frances Mirabile
     Phi Beta Kappa

Andrew Kevin Mistry
     Mortar Board

Jennifer Claire Mitchell
     Outstanding Entrepreneurship Student

Cassandra D Mlynarek
     Mortar Board

Margaret Marie Bernadette Mochel
     Phi Beta Kappa
     Tau Beta Pi
     University Honors Program

Audrey Leigh Moentmann
     Chi Epsilon

Kaitlyn Marie Montan
     Robert Stewart Hyer Society

Kelsey Barlow Montgomery
     Beta Gamma Sigma
     Phi Beta Kappa
     Alpha Chi

Aya Mouhaffel
     Phi Beta Kappa
     University Honors Program

Daniel Muehring
     Mortar Board

Adam C Mueller
     Phi Beta Kappa

Marisela Munoz
     Phi Beta Kappa

Benjamin Henry Munson
     Alpha Chi

Rachel Stacey Murrell
     University Honors Program

Fahmida Musharof
     University Honors Program




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Mayisha Zeb Nakib
     University Honors Program

Tracy Suzanne Nelson
     Fellows to the Center for the Study of the Presidency and Congress

Danh Hong Nguyen
     Tau Beta Pi

Liem Anthony Nguyen
     Phi Beta Kappa

Kaye Ellen Nickell
     Stephen D. Wilder Travel Award

Anna Christine Norkett
     Phi Beta Kappa
     Harry S. Truman Scholar Finalists




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Oluwadamilade O Obamehinti
     Ben Thomas Excellence in Tutoring Award

William O'Connor
     University Honors Program

Brigid Kathleen O'Leary
     Mortar Board

Kelsey Michelle O'Leary
     Mortar Board

Ketetha Claude Geraldine Olengue
     Phi Beta Kappa
     Hamilton Undergraduate Research Scholar
     Tau Beta Pi

Caroline Olson
     Mortar Board

Scott Fuerhoff Oman
     Phi Beta Kappa

Karma Orfaly
     Robert Stewart Hyer Society
     University Honors Program

Johnathen L Ortega
     Salute

Jessica A Otah
     Hamilton Undergraduate Research Scholar

Tate Patricia Overend
     Omega Rho




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Gabriella LucyAnna Padgett
     University Honors Program

Skylar Brynne Padia
     Ann Whaling Book Prize in Medieval Studies

Timothy Michael Paluck
     Tau Beta Pi
     Eta Kappa Nu
     Alpha Chi

Daniel Pappas
     SMU Prose Awards - First Place
     Outstanding Creative Achievement in Film/Media Production

Ashley Marie Parks
     Pi Tau Sigma

Iqra M Parupia
     Thomas Arp Shakespeare Prize

Amy Katherine Paschall
     Beta Gamma Sigma

Anish Girish Patel
     The Dr Pepper/Lazenby Award for a Graduating Senior in Chemistry

Caley Rae Pavillard
     Kappa Tau Alpha

Payton M Peace
     SMU Prose Awards - Runner-Up

Jenna Christine Peck
     University Honors Program

Victoria Lee Penrose
     Phi Beta Kappa
     Herbert Pickens Gambrell Award for Outstanding Academic Achievement
     Teacher Scholar Award, Undergraduate Secondary

Kristopher David Phillips
     Goodell-Richards Academic Excellence Award in Undergraduate Study

Dale Allen Potts
     University Honors Program

Meaghan Elizabeth Poulin
     University Honors Program

Caroline Elizabeth Powers
     Tau Sigma

Magdalene Anne Poxon
     Beta Gamma Sigma

Divya Dilip Pranav
     Mortar Board

Dempsey James Michael Prappas
     Omega Rho
     Mortar Board

Payton Montgomery Price
     Philip H. Solomon Award in World Languages and Literatures: Japanese

Margarette Morgan Pruitt
     Philip H. Solomon Award in World Languages and Literatures: Latin
     University Honors Program

Robert Joseph Pulatie
     Eta Kappa Nu

Julia Nelson Pylant
     Hamilton Undergraduate Research Scholar
     Department of Religious Studies Writing Award

Hunter James Pyle
     Beta Gamma Sigma




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Shaoling Qi
     Phi Beta Kappa
     Alpha Chi




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Samuel Donald Raffaelli
     Phi Beta Kappa

Hena Hanifa Rafiq
     Harry S. Truman Scholar Finalists

Blake Alan Rainey
     Alpha Chi

Lisa Miriam Raizes
     Outstanding Senior in Markets and Culture

Emaan Rafiq Rangoonwala
     Phi Beta Kappa

Kelsey Michelle Ray
     Phi Beta Kappa
     Kappa Tau Alpha

Bailie Kathryn Reed
     The Departmental Award in Engineering Management, Information and Systems

Ryan Jeffrey Reed
     Outstanding Achievement in Screenwriting for Film and Media Arts

Matthew Christian Reitz
     Alpha Chi

Erica Lynn Renstrom
     Phi Beta Kappa
     Betty Janette Maynard Award for Excellent Scholarship in Women's and Gender Studies

Katelyn Elizabeth Restino
     Hamilton Undergraduate Research Scholar

Anika Tasnim Reza
     Hamilton Undergraduate Research Scholar

Julia River Ribas
     SMU Prose Awards - Second Place

Aubrey Lynn Richardson
     Phi Beta Kappa
     Walter T. and Helen B. Watson Prize in Sociology
     Alpha Chi
     Robert Stewart Hyer Society

Lucy Marie Richardson
     The American Concrete Institute Scholarship
     University Honors Program

Elizabeth Ramsay Ricketts
     Tau Beta Pi

Kayla Beth Riley
     Mortar Board

Connor Benjamin Robertson
     Tau Sigma

Michael J Robertson
     Mortar Board
     Tau Sigma

Carlos Rodriguez
     Salute

Edgar David Rodriguez
     Phi Beta Kappa
     University Honors Program

Kelsey Lauren Rohr
     Award for Outstanding Achievement in Dance

Meghan Lorraine Rollins
     Tau Sigma

Brandon William Roselius
     Hamilton Undergraduate Research Scholar
     Henry S. Jacobus Junior Paper Prize in History

Sydney Noelle Royer
     Mortar Board

Prithvi Rudrappa
     Phi Beta Kappa
     University Honors Program
     Current Finalist, Fulbright Grant to Zambia

Nicole Boshnakov Ruh
     Phi Beta Kappa
     University Honors Program

Kali Louisa Ruppert
     Tau Sigma

Tyrell Jacquil Russell
     Hamilton Undergraduate Research Scholar




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Farbeen Rahman Safa
     University Honors Program

Yasaman Kathrina Sahba
     Tau Beta Pi
     Eta Kappa Nu

Nicholas P Saulnier
     Tau Beta Pi
     Eta Kappa Nu
     The Departmental Award in Electrical Engineering
     University Honors Program

Robert Trenton Saunders
     Mortar Board

Kathryn Elise Schaible
     Award for Outstanding Achievement in Dance

Natalie Marie-Rose Schauwecker
     Outstanding Accounting Major
     University Honors Program

Ashley Elizabeth Schneider
     Phi Beta Kappa

Kelly Nicole Schostag
     Eta Kappa Nu
     Mortar Board

Quincy Regan Schurr
     Mortar Board

Richard Thomas Scott
     The McLamore Family Foundation Scholarship in Classical Studies

Alexandra Lynne Scott-Sellers
     Phi Beta Kappa

Blake A Seeker
     Phi Beta Kappa

Savannah Lane Seifert
     Kappa Tau Alpha

Sara Shaffer
     Phi Beta Kappa
     Pascal Covici, Jr. Prize for Outstanding Essay in American Studies

Ajay Sharma
     Mortar Board
     Salute
     Tau Sigma

Megan Lynn Shell
     Beta Gamma Sigma
     Alpha Chi

Rachel Ann Sheppard
     The Ed M. Harrison Award
     The Francisco Villagrán Molina Memorial Award

Zachary Sherburn
     Pi Kappa Lambda

Jungja Shimizu
     Chi Epsilon

Mary Katherine Shoemaker
     Phi Beta Kappa
     University Honors Program

Penelope Worth Shumway
     University Honors Program

Rafael Sierra
     Phi Beta Kappa
     Robert Stewart Hyer Scholar Award in Physics
     Alpha Chi

Morgan Lee Siewert
     Beta Gamma Sigma

Tasha Lokelani Silva
     University Honors Program

Taysha Pualei Silva
     University Honors Program

Shane R Simms
     Alpha Lambda Delta Senior Book Award
     Phi Beta Kappa
     Alpha Chi
     Robert Stewart Hyer Society

Yashas Muralidhar Singri
     Robert Stewart Hyer Society

Jaime Michelle Sisson
     Phi Beta Kappa
     Pi Lambda Theta
     Outstanding Pre-Service Educator

Karoline Egeland Skatteboe
     Omega Rho

Williamson James Slack
     Outstanding BBA Senior Award
     Distinguished Finance Major
     The Jeff Kennington Young Scholar Award

Morgan Julia Slottje
     Tau Sigma

Alicia Cristina Smiley
     Chi Epsilon

David Gail Smith
     Salute

Hadley Morgan Smith
     Tau Sigma

Shelbi Jo Smith
     Phi Beta Kappa
     Betty Janette Maynard Award for Excellent Scholarship in Women's and Gender Studies
     University Honors Program

James Parker Smitherman
     Nash Parsley Memorial Award for Outstanding Creative Achievement

Hasan Arshad Soleja
     Beta Gamma Sigma
     Phi Beta Kappa

Aurman Sororian
     Outstanding Accounting Major

Garrett Christian Spriggs
     Beta Gamma Sigma

William D Spurgin
     The Departmental Award in Computer Science

Mihir Srivastava
     Eta Kappa Nu

Marina M Stana
     Tau Sigma

Shelby Alexis Stanfield
     Mortar Board

Brandon Patrick Steele
     Pi Tau Sigma

Kayle Elissa Stevenson
     Phi Beta Kappa

Christina L Stewart
     Outstanding Senior Student in Anthropology

Nishi Tara Kali Rose Stewart
     Pi Kappa Lambda

Kathleen Jill Strauss
     Distinguished Marketing Major
     Franklin Balch Award for Academic Excellence in International Studies
     Ora Nixon Arnold Award for Academic Excellence
     University Honors Program

Haley Collins Stutts
     Robert Stewart Hyer Society

Suraj Sulhan
     Pi Kappa Lambda
     The Undergraduate Award for Excellence in Music

Kara Elaine Synhorst
     David R. Russell Memorial Poetry Award - Second Place




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Adam Taylor
     University Honors Program

Michael A Taylor
     Salute

Christianne Ellen Teague
     Art History Division Outstanding Senior Award

Jock Michael Thacker
     Phi Beta Kappa

Justin John Thomas
     University Honors Program

Kaitlyn Anne Thomas
     The Departmental Award for Civil Engineering

Savannah Rose Thomas
     University Honors Program

Taylor JoAnne Thompson
     University Honors Program

Micah A Thornton
     Tau Beta Pi
     Upsilon Pi Epsilon
     Eta Kappa Nu
     Robert Stewart Hyer Society

Hannah Elizabeth Threlkeld
     Pi Kappa Lambda

Andrew Douglas Timmins
     Tau Beta Pi

Paul Matthew Torrisi
     Pi Kappa Lambda

Emily Suzanne Towler
     Phi Beta Kappa
     Mortar Board

Daniel G Trujillo
     Phi Beta Kappa
     Hamilton Undergraduate Research Scholar
     University Honors Program




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Celestine A Van Hulst
     Tau Sigma

Olivia Harvard Varah
     Robert Stewart Hyer Society

Arvind Venkataraman
     University Honors Program




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Olivia McBride Waidmann
     Mortar Board

Ashley Nicola Wali
     Outstanding Achievement in Fashion Media

Devon Fiona Wall
     University Honors Program

Jason Waller
     Salute

Emily Grace Walsh
     Outstanding Communication Studies Student in Public Relations
     Kappa Tau Alpha

Hayley C Waring
     David R. Russell Memorial Poetry Award - Runner-Up

William Christopher Warley
     Beta Gamma Sigma

Brittni L Watkins
     Philip H. Solomon Award in World Languages and Literatures: Italian
     Alpha Chi

Timothy Dane Watson
     University Honors Program

Macartney Elizabeth Welborn
     Academic Excellence Award in Biological Sciences
     Alpha Chi

Sarah Ann Welch
     Philip H. Solomon Award in World Languages and Literatures: German
     Pi Kappa Lambda
     The Undergraduate Award for Excellence in Music

Austin Colquitt Wells
     The Rick A. Barrett Memorial Award

Jakob Thomas Wells
     Tau Beta Pi
     Eta Kappa Nu

Addie Elise White
     Mortar Board

Lauren Claire White
     Alpha Chi

Thomas Nathanael White
     Phi Beta Kappa

Blanca Danielle Wiegman
     Tau Sigma

Michael Warren Wilburn
     Harvey Paul Alper Award for Outstanding Work in an Eastern Religion

Mollie Williams
     Phi Beta Kappa

Erica Leigh Wilson
     Robert Stewart Hyer Society

Jessica Michaela Winter
     Mortar Board

Benjamin J Wise
     Phi Beta Kappa
     Tau Beta Pi
     Robert Stewart Hyer Society

Hannah Glenn Wood
     Phi Beta Kappa
     Philip H. Solomon Award in World Languages and Literatures: Russian
     Edward I. and Peggy C. Fry Award for Academic Excellence in Undergraduate Anthropology




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Dawn D Yang
     Lon Tinkle Award in Creative Writing

Natalie Anisa Yezbick
     Kappa Tau Alpha
     Robert Stewart Hyer Society

Rebecca Rose Yuan
     Mortar Board

Kristen Anne Yule
     Phi Beta Kappa




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Allyson Kathleen Zabaleta
     Beta Gamma Sigma

Jiani Zhu
     Phi Beta Kappa

Michael Thomas Zincone
     Beta Gamma Sigma
     Distinguished Finance Major

Kenneth W Zon
     Phi Beta Kappa

Elizabeth Tremblay Zuk
     University Honors Program




Past Award Recipients

Please visit the Honor Awards Database.

Please direct all questions regarding Honors Day to ceremonies@smu.edu or (214) 768-2037.