The Beaver College of Health Sciences celebrated the 25 student recipients of our Academic Awards, Leadership Awards, and Graduate Awards on April 6, 2022. Dean Marie Huff said to the students: “You represent the very best that our College has to offer. You were selected by your faculty and staff through a very competitive process to be recognized for your accomplishments because they believe in you and they believe that you deserve this recognition.”
Associate Deans Denise Levy and Gary McCullough introduced the recipients of the 2022 Beaver College of Health Sciences student awards. Recipients from the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders are Faith Kreoger (CSD Academic Award), Cammie Hogan (CSD Leadership Award), and Aubrey Virginia (SLP Graduate Student Award). Recipients from the Department of Health and Exercise Science are Lauren Morris (AT Graduate Student Award), Mackenzie Millett (ES Academic Award), Wade Creech (ES Leadership Award), Paige Bramblett (ES Graduate Student Award), Aaron Elkins (PH Academic Award), and Brianna Richardson (PH Leadership Award). Recipients from the Department of Nursing are Kristina DeBrew (NUR Academic Award), Mikaela Guenette (NUR Leadership Award), and Suzanne Trotter (NUR Graduate Student Award). Recipients from the Department of Nutrition and Health Care Management are Karson Shae Anderson (HCM Academic Award), Margaret Nabors (HCM Leadership Award), Kelly S. Scaggs (MHA Graduate Student Award), Taylor Beck (NUT Academic Award), Emily M. Grimes (NUT Leadership Award), and Hannah McCool (NUT Graduate Student Award). Recipients from the Department of Recreation Management and Physical Education are Brett Strader (HPE Academic Award), Daniel Bright (HPE Leadership Award), Forrest Davis-Clark (RM Academic Award), and Don Harley (RM Leadership Award). Recipients from the Department of Social Work are Sarah Grace Guthrie (SW Academic Award), Juan C. Rivera Martinez (SW Leadership Award), and Jaimi L. Jones (SW Graduate Student Award).
A zoom recording of the event, photos of the ceremony and reception, and the program are available online. You can also read more about these amazing students, their experiences at Appalachian, and the faculty and staff who have supported them in the ceremony script.
We are so proud of these students and their amazing accomplishments. We know they will go on to make a difference in their communities and beyond. Congratulations!