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College of Arts and Sciences Presents Awards

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Bethel University’s College of Arts and Sciences presented Undergraduate Academic Awards on April 18.

by Bethel University

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Bethel University’s College of Arts and Sciences presented 46 awards to faculty, staff, and students during its annual Undergraduate Awards Ceremony on April 18, 2023.

“The Undergraduate Awards Ceremony allow us an opportunity to celebrate the accomplishments of our students, our faculty, and our staff members who have excelled over the past year, or in some cases, throughout their time at Bethel,” said Cindy Mallard, Vice President and Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences.

The 2023 award recipients are:

Student Marshal Scholarship: Hannah Bromley & Chloe Amick

Humanities Creative Project Award: Edward Ford

History Award: Edward Castleman

Naomi Blanks Award: Jalia Brodie

Kathy Sacks Art Award: Jalia Brodie

Senior Psychology Award: Samantha Stone

Human Service Award: Olivia Puckett

Rowe Gene McMahen Service Award: Jacob Ervin

Outstanding Accounting Student Award: Cole Gintert

Outstanding Business Management Student Award: Ryan Ro

Outstanding Business CIS Student Award: Ketsia Banza

Dr. T. Award for Excellence: Brittany Minor

Sports Management Leadership Award: Alexandria Lipsey & Hayden Thomas

HHP Award-Fitness/Wellness: Olivia Kavanagh Spall

HHP Award-Exercise Science: Hannah McGowan & Caroline White

Bethel General Chemistry Award: Gracelyn Eaves & Jacob Lilly

Biology Student of the Year, Highest GPA In Pre-Professional Health Emphasis: Apocalypse Fourteen Baker

Biology Student of the Year, Highest GPA In General Biology Emphasis: Jaaron Taylor

Biology Student of the Year, Highest GPA In Environmental Emphasis: Rodrigo Atilano

Athletic Team Highest GPA Award: Women’s Tennis

Male Athlete of the Year Award: Cole Gintert (Shooting) & Ace Coleman (Archery)

Female Athlete of the Year Award: Hannah McGowan (Volleyball) & Andrea de la Rosa (Cross Country/Track)

Coach of the Year Award: Michael Jasper

Freshman Music Award: Andres Correa

Music Industry Studies Award: Jonatha Davis

Music Achievement Award: Bryton Cole

Honors Program Distinguished Scholar Award: Edward Castleman

Physics 200 (211-212) Award: Barnabas James Gyampoh

Physics 200 (218-219) Award: Jacob Lilly

CASA Outstanding Senior Tutor Award: Edward Castleman

CASA Outstanding New Tutor Award: Marina Zotelli

CASA Most Helpful Tutor Award: Kayla Reed

Student Teacher of the Year: Ethan French

Undergraduate Research Award 1st place: Jevadiah Windham

Undergraduate Research Award 2nd place: Gracelyn Eaves

Undergraduate Research Award 3rd place: Allie Chappell

Laddie Lollar Scholarship: Jacob Ervin

Florence Nightingale Model Student Nurse Award: Lydia Hayes

Sigma Theta Tau Highest GPA Award: Anabella Baralt

Crucifer Scholarship: Juan Ruiz

Roy & Mary Shelton Teaching Excellence and Campus Leadership Award: Dr. David Lancaster

Sorority of the Year: Zeta Nu Theta

Fraternity of the Year: Kappa Sigma

Sorority - Highest GPA: Delta Phi Nu

Fraternity - Highest GPA: Phi Delta Sigma

Miss Greek: Lakia Moore

Mr. Greek: Brody Franks

Miss Bethel: Ketsia Banza

Mr. Bethel: Jordan Walker

Student Organization of the Year: Black Student Union

Staff Member of the Year: Sophia Wright

Faculty Member of the Year: Keliea Winstead

Photographs from the event may be found here.