Division of Education & Human Studies Honors Students and Seniors

EHS Honors Night

The Division of Education and Human Studies Honors Night was held Wednesday, April 20 in the Champlain Room. The evening was led by Dean Dr. Laurel Bongiorno. 

The following students were honored for their work in majors across the division.

Criminal Justice Awards
Outstanding Seniors: Camille Koosmann and Dylan Gates

Early Childhood and Elementary Education Awards

Rising Undergraduates: Ashley Garvey and Christina Provost

Outstanding Seniors: Julianna Pratt, Kendre Guinane, and Jessica Prendergast

Environmental Policy Awards

Rising Undergraduates: Haley Parent and Lily Mason

Outstanding Seniors: Drew Bissell and Nia Hazell

Legal Studies Awards

Outstanding Seniors: Grace Conley and Hanah Kelly

Psychology Awards

Rising Undergraduate: Amanda Christensen

Outstanding Senior: Katherine "Kit" Hansen

Secondary and Middle Level Education Awards

Rising Undergraduates: Kiana Best and Rachel Cleary

Outstanding Seniors: Cara Newman and Anthony Jannetti

Social Work Awards
Rising Undergraduates: Stanley Chen and Mellea Mead

Outstanding Senior: Alicia Cerasoli

EHS Honors Night Winners

The EHS Division offers majors in Criminal Justice (BS); Early Childhood / Elementary Teacher Education (BS); Environmental Policy (BS); Law (BA); Middle School Teacher Education (BS); Psychology (BS); Secondary Teacher Education (BS); and Social Work (BSW). Learn more about the programs here. 


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