College of Education and Communications Research Awards

Alumni Scholar

 

Academic Year Recipient Department
2020-21 Dr. Annemarie Vaccaro Student Affairs in Higher Education
2019-20 Dr. Lance Neeper Communication Disorders, Special Education and Disability Services
2018-19 Dr. David Lillenstein Education and School Psychology
2017-18 Dr. Sophie Penny Student Affairs in Higher Education
2016-17 Dr. Bradley Wiggins Communications Media
2015-16 Dr. Kevin Bailey Student Affairs in Higher Education
2014-15 Dr. Francis DeMatteo Communication Disorders, Special Education, and Disability Services and Educational and School Psychology
2013-14 Dr. Jeff Samide Counseling
2012-13 Ms. Karen Shepherd Communication Disorders, Special Education, and Disability Services
2011-12 Dr. Steven Feifer Educational and School Psychology
2010-11 Ms. Adele Lynn Adult and Community Education
2009-10 Dr. Raechele Pope

Dr. Leigh Armistead
Student Affairs in Higher Education

Educational and School Psychology
2008-09 Dr. Jyotsna Pattnaik Professional Studies in Education

Faculty Research

The COEC Faculty Research Award will be given to acknowledge outstanding achievement and success in scholastic endeavors among our COEC faculty. The award will be presented to the individual whose research stands out in the profession by meeting the highest professional standards of achievement. The COEC Research Committee encourages scholars both new and experienced to submit for this award.

Academic Year Recipient Department
2020-21 Dr. Mimi Benjamin Student Affairs in Higher Education 
2019-20 Dr. Mary Beth Leidman Communications Media
2018-19 Dr. Julie Ankrum Professional Studies in Education
2017-18 Dr. Beatrice Fennimore Professional Studies in Education
2016-17 Dr. Lorraine Guth Counseling

Student Research

The COEC Student Research Award is intended to celebrate the research accomplishments of an outstanding undergraduate or graduate student in the COEC. The student research award will honor a student for an outstanding research paper that describes a completed research project. This can be in the form of a published journal article, conference presentation, master's thesis, or dissertation.

Academic Year Recipient Department
2020-21 Kathleen Ammerman Educational and School Psychology
2019-20 Eryn Travis Communications Media
2018-19 Dana Elmquist Educational and School Psychology
2017-18 Rachel Schiera Professional Studies in Education
2016-17 Michael Boneshefski Educational and School Psychology