The Outstanding Student In Women's and Gender Studies Award

The Outstanding Student in Women's and Gender Studies Award is presented each spring to a student who is minoring in Women's and Gender Studies who achieves academic excellence and demonstrates an understanding of and commitment to feminist principles through scholarly work and feminist activism. The recipient receives a certificate and a cash prize. The award winners are as follows:

Spring 2016

Diamond Walden

 
Pictured: Dr. A.J. Ramirez (L) 
Women's & Gender Studies faculty
Diamond Walden (R):
 Psychology Major, Women's and Gender Studies Minor
 
 

Spring 2015

Kayla Morris

 
Dr. Tracy Woodard (L):  
Director of Women’s & Gender Studies
Kayla Morris (R): 
History Major, Women’s & Gender Studies Minor
 

Spring 2014

Erica Even

Pictured: Erica Even:
 English Major, Women's and Gender Studies minor
Dr. Tracy Woodard: 
Director of Women's & Gender Studies

 

Spring 2013

Kathryn Norsworthy

 
 
Kathryn Norsworthy: Sociology major, Women's and Gender Studies minor

Spring 2012

JD Bruner

JD Bruner: Education major, Women's and Gender Studies Minor

Spring 2011

A happy student in blue.

Alvinette Patterson: Sociology major, Women's and Gender Studies minor

Spring 2011

Sam Bryant

Sam Bryant: Sociology major, Women's and Gender Studies minor 

Spring 2010

Two smiling students being hugged by their professor.

Heather McLachlan (L): Sociology major Women's and Gender Studies minor
 Dr. Tracy Woodard-Meyers (C): Director of Women's & Gender Studies
Nakita Dziegielewski (R): Sociology major, Women's and Gender Studies minor

Spring 2009

A young woman with long hair, smiling.

Nakita Dziegielewski: Sociology major, Women's and Gender Studies  minor

Spring 2008

A woman with a ponytail and gray hoodie smiling.

Ellen Singletary: Sociology Major, Women's and Gender Studies minor

Spring 2007

Two students holding certificates while another woman hugs them.

Jennifer Melissa Keene (L): Religious Studies, Women's Studies minor
Jessica Darsey (C): Sociology major, Women's Studies minor
Dr. Woodard-Meyers (R): Director of Women Studies

Spring 2006

Two women smiling.

Jena Hood (R): General Studies, Women's Studies minor