Adele H. Stamp Student Union - Center for Campus Life

 

 

The Division of Student Affairs in partnership
with Adele H. Stamp Student Union & Omicron Delta Kappa
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The 39th Annual University of Maryland

STUDENT LEADERSHIP AWARDS

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The 39th Annual University of Maryland Student Leadership Awards are a time honored tradition to recognize and honor all of the extraordinary achievements of our outstanding student scholar-leaders. These individuals exemplify the best of scholarly and community life here at the University of Maryland. Congratulations to all of our recipients and finalists!

   

CONGRATULATIONS FROM DR. WALLACE LOH, PRESIDENT OF UMD

 


 

CONGRATULATIONS FROM DR. PATTY PERILLO, VICE PRESIDENT FOR STUDENT AFFAIRS

 


 

THE AWARDS 

We are honored to present the recipients of the following University awards who represent the best and brightest of the student campus community. We celebrate each and every one of these exceptional individuals and their accomplishments.

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ADELE H. STAMP MEMORIAL AWARD  |  CAMILLE K. RAJPAT MEMORIAL AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING MEMBER OF THE UNIVERSITY STUDENT JUDICIARY  |  CHRISTOPHER CAREY CUSTOMER SERVICE AWARD  COL. J. LOGAN SCHUTZ OMICRON DELTA KAPPA LEADER OF THE YEAR AWARDGREEK LEADER OF THE YEAR AWARD  |  JAMES H. KEHOE AND ETHEL KESLER AWARD  |  JAMES OTIS WILLIAMS CULTURAL LEADERSHIP AWARD  |  JOHN B. SLAUGHTER OUTSTANDING SENIOR AWARD  |  KIRWAN AWARD  |  LA RAZA UNIDA AWARD  |  LINDA CLEMENT OUTSTANDING ADVISOR AWARD  |  LORDE - O’LEARY AWARD  |  MARY MCLEOD BETHUNE AWARD  |  MILDRED & RICHARD LOVING AWARD  |  OMICRON DELTA KAPPA SOPHOMORE LEADER OF THE YEAR  |  OMICRON DELTA KAPPA TOP TEN FRESHMEN  |  OUTSTANDING GRADUATE STUDENT ASSEMBLY MEMBER AWARD  |  RESIDENT ASSISTANT OF THE YEAR AWARDSARAH WINNEMUCCA AWARDSTUDENT ATHLETE OF THE YEAR AWARDS  |  STUDENT WELLNESS AND MENTAL HEALTH ADVOCACY AWARD  |  VERA CRUZ-KOCHIYAMA AWARD  |  WILLIAM L. THOMAS STUDENT GOVERNMENT ASSOCIATION AWARD  

 


 

 

ADELE H. STAMP MEMORIAL AWARD

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In 1983, the Union at the University of Maryland was named for Adele H. Stamp in honor of her outstanding work as Dean of Women from 1922 to 1960. In recognition of her many contributions to the University community, the Adele H. Stamp Student Union – Center for Campus Life is proud to give an award in her name to the undergraduate or graduate student who has worked to further similar causes. The individual receiving this award must have demonstrated personal commitment to high academic achievement; to providing programs, services or events within the Stamp that help to establish a sense of campus community; and have served as a leader for campus causes or organizations.

 

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ELENA LEVAN

Psychology

Elena LeVan is an undergraduate student studying Psychology at the College of Behavioral and Social Sciences. She is a student writer and communications assistant in the College of Behavioral and Social Sciences as well as an executive cabinet member of the Student Government Association. Elena is the Director of Sexual Misconduct Prevention & Chair of the Womxn’s Caucus for the Student Government Association. She has worked with many entities in and outside of campus to organize events that reach thousands of students with speakers, tabling, and resources related to sexual misconduct prevention.

Finalists:

Briana Aldridge
Divya Kapoor

 

 


 

CAMILLE K. RAJPAT MEMORIAL AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING MEMBER OF THE UNIVERSITY STUDENT JUDICIARY

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The Camille K. Rajpat Award is given to the member of the University Student Judiciary who best exemplifies the ideals of truth, honesty, integrity, empathy and compassion through their service to the USJ. The award is named in memory of Camille K. Rajpat who served on the Student Judiciary as a member and presiding officer of the Honor Council, 1997 – 1998. Camille had been elected secretary of the Honor Council when she died suddenly in October of 1998. The Student Judiciary, a long-standing tradition of student involvement at Maryland, is comprised of the Student Honor Council, Central and Resident Judicial Boards, Appellate Board, and Community Advocates.

 

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ROHITH BATTINA

Biochemistry and General Business

Rohith is a senior from Boyds, Maryland, majoring in Biochemistry and minoring in General Business. As a Banneker Key Scholar, he has led the University Student Judiciary as its chair for one year and as a Presiding Officer for two years. He has been a researcher and manager with the iGEM Synthetic Biology Team and has been the Big 10 Academic Alliance Honors Conference Director.

 

 

 


 

COL. J. LOGAN SCHUTZ OMICRON DELTA KAPPA LEADER OF THE YEAR AWARD

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The Sigma Circle of Omicron Delta Kappa National Leadership Society honors a member of the Circle who has demonstrated a peak standard of leadership within the Circle and on the campus. The leader is nominated and elected by the current undergraduates, graduates and faculty of Omicron Delta Kappa. The award is named in honor of Col. J. Logan Schutz, who was a supporter of the Sigma Circle and served as President, 1937-1938.

 

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CHRISTINE RHEE

Middle School Math and Science Education

Christine Rhee is a senior Middle School Math and Science Education major and a Spanish minor. On campus, she is a Resident Assistant in Denton Hall, an Orientation Advisor, an undergraduate Senator in the University Senate, and a member of the Omicron Delta Kappa honor society.

 

 


 

GREEK LEADER OF THE YEAR AWARD

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Each year the Order of Omega Greek Leadership Honor Society selects a fraternity or sorority leader who embodies the high ideals and principles of Greek Life. The individual chosen has been an influential leader, an outstanding scholar, and an involved participant in the campus community.

 

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HANNAH ELDRINGHOFF

Biological Sciences: Physiology and Neurobiology

Hannah Eldringhoff is a graduating senior studying Biological Sciences: Physiology and Neurobiology. She is a member of Kappa Alpha Theta and previously served her sorority as Chief Operating Officer. Additionally, Hannah served last year as the President of the Panhellenic Association, a governing body of 16 social sororities and 2,000 women. Outside of her sorority, Hannah has worked in the Clinical Cognitive Neuroscience Lab and the Center for Addiction, Personality and Emotional Research on campus.

 

 


 

JAMES H. KEHOE AND ETHEL KESLER AWARD

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The James H. Kehoe (Men’s Intramural Sports Director,  (1947-1969) and Ethel Kesler (Women’s Intramural Sports Director, 1956 -1981) Award is presented by University Recreation and Wellness to the undergraduate or graduate student who has demonstrated the highest degree of encouraging and inspiring the university community to be active and live well.

 

 

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AUDREY KRIMM

Anthropology

From Silver Spring, Maryland, Audrey is an Anthropology major who’s made Dean's List every semester and researches Environmental Justice in Maryland with the Gemstone Honors College. Audrey fosters an inclusive environment and eliminates barriers to outdoor recreation through her incredible work and commitment to the Adventure Program’s adaptive recreation program.

 

 


 

JAMES OTIS WILLIAMS CULTURAL LEADERSHIP AWARD

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James Otis Williams served the University for 26 years, serving as the Director of the Nyumburu Cultural Center for 25 years. Williams touched the lives of thousands of students, faculty and staff as a professional and friend during his long tenure. The James Otis Williams Cultural Leadership Award recognizes a student who has demonstrated outstanding leadership, dedication to cultural awareness, and a commitment to higher education for students of the African Diaspora.

 

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MONIQUE SMALL

Criminal Justice and Criminology

Monique Small is a Criminal Justice and Criminology major from Upper Marlboro, Maryland. She currently serves as a Student Ambassador for the Nyumburu Cultural Center and a moderator for the Nyumburu NewsBreak program. Monique is a paralegal intern for Prince George’s County State’s Attorney’s Office. She has been involved with Caribbean Students Association (CSA) since her freshman year, winning the title of Miss CSA, served as Programming Director and a member of the CSA Executive Committee.

 

 


 

JOHN B. SLAUGHTER OUTSTANDING SENIOR AWARD

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The John B. Slaughter Outstanding Senior Award is named after Dr. John B. Slaughter who served as Chancellor (President) of the University from 1982 to 1988. The award is presented to a senior of the African Diaspora who has been active on the campus, has been an advocate for the needs of students, and has an outstanding academic career.

 

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ELONNA JONES

Government & Politics

Elonna Jones is a Government & Politics major from Baltimore. She was the prior Activism Chairwoman (2018-2019) and current Chapter President of the UMCP Chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP). Elonna interns as a Research Associate for Judge Alexander Williams’ Center for Education, Justice, and Ethics, and serves as a Coordinator for Phylicia Porter of the 10th District City Council in Baltimore. Upon graduation, she plans to apply to graduate school to secure her Juris Doctor degree.

 

 


 

KIRWAN AWARD

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The Kirwan Award is named in honor of William E. Kirwan who served as President of the University of Maryland from 1988 to 1998. Dr. Kirwan also served as Chancellor of the University System of Maryland from 2012 to 2015. The award is presented to a member of the junior class who has exhibited outstanding leadership and commitment to the college community during their collegiate career. Nominees are judged on the following criteria: involvement in student organizations and activities, service to the campus community, involvement in service to the broader community including community service and service learning, promotion of campus diversity or ethnic/race and international relations, outstanding academic performance, and leadership qualities including mentoring younger students.

 

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KAYLA FOSTER

Public Health Science

Kayla Foster is a Public Health Science major with a minor in Sustainability Studies from Bowie, Maryland. She is a Gemstone Teaching Assistant, research assistant and math tutor for high school aged incarcerated juveniles in Prince George's County Correctional Facility. Kayla works as a student supervisor at Eppley for RecWell, serving on the advisory boards for the University Libraries and the Honors College, and a facilitator with the MLEAD (Maryland Leadership Education and Development) program. 

Finalists:

Gurbani Singh
Emily Berry

 


 

LA RAZA UNIDA AWARD

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The La Raza Unida Award, which translates as “the people united,” is presented to the senior class student who has contributed most significantly to the advancement of the Latino(a) student community at the University of Maryland and in the broader community as well as the general interest of the University.

 

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ESMERALDA ESPINOZA-CASTILLO

American Studies

Esmeralda Espinoza Castillo is an American Studies major and U.S. Latina/o/x Studies minor. She proudly serves as the Community Organizing Intern for Latinx Student Involvement at the Multicultural Involvement and Community Advocacy Office, a mentor and team leader for Partners in Print, and is a McNair Scholar.

Finalists:

Candela Cerpa
Paula Molina Acosta

 

 


 

LINDA CLEMENT OUTSTANDING ADVISOR AWARD

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This award is presented annually to a University of Maryland faculty or staff member who has provided outstanding service as an advisor to a campus student organization. This advisor is a visible and integral part of the success of the student organization, contributes to the growth and development of individual students in the organization, and is considered a role model in terms of club advisement. It is named after Linda Clement, former Vice President for Student Affairs, who provided exemplary leadership to the UMD campus community whose strong support for student organizations is one of her most significant legacies.

 

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NACIE GRIGSBY

Assistant Director

Nacie is the Assistant Director of Administration for the Department of Family Science. Since 2012, she has served as the Staff Advisor for the UMD Chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP). She has advised and overseen the social and economic service work conducted by the organization for the last 8.5 years. Nacie’s interest in higher education retention theories and social justice drives her passion and her work with this organization.

Finalists:

Lauren Norris

 

 


 

LORDE–O’LEARY AWARD

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The Lorde–O’Leary Award is named in honor of author and activist Audre Lorde and the late Professor Ron O’Leary of the University of Maryland Department of Theatre. The award is presented to the Senior Class student who has contributed most significantly to the advancement of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender student community at the University of Maryland and the general interest of the University.

 

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JAIME ATILANO

Marketing and Supply Chain Management

Jaime is a Marketing and Supply Chain Management double major in the Robert H. Smith School of Business. First recognized as an LGBT Rising Star in their freshman year, Jamie has since worked tirelessly to support LGBTQ+ communities through their involvement with Pride Alliance, the Student Government Association, and the National LGBT Chamber of Commerce.

Finalists:

Hannah Tralko
Linnea Warburton

 

 


 

MARY MCLEOD BETHUNE AWARD

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The Mary McLeod Bethune Award is presented annually to the Senior Class student who has contributed most significantly to the advancement of the African American student community at the University of Maryland and the general interest of the University.

 

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AUSTIN PLUMMER

Electrical Engineering


Austin is a senior Electrical Engineering major from Plainfield, New Jersey. He served as President of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity and NPHC, and received the Greek Chapter of the Year President’s Award. He volunteered for Martha’s Table, the Paint Branch Elementary School, and received the Howard L. Tutman Undergraduate Service Award.

Finalists:

Elonna Jones
Amira Walton

 

 


 

MILDRED & RICHARD LOVING AWARD

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The Loving Award, named in honor of Mildred and Richard Loving for their bravery and perseverance in invalidating miscegenation laws via the landmark Supreme Court decision in Loving vs. Virginia. This award is presented to a member of the University of Maryland undergraduate community who has demonstrated a significant and ongoing commitment to multiracial and cross-cultural causes and communities.

 

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PRIYA HAY-CHATTERJEE

English Language & Literature

Priya is a graduating senior from Silver Spring, Maryland, majoring in English Language & Literature with a Certificate in Women’s Studies. She serves as an intern at the Office of Multicultural Involvement & Community Advocacy, organizing around multiracial and gender identity, and serves as Head Lifeguard and Instructor at the Recreation and Wellness Center. Priya works as a Policy and Research Intern for reproductive justice legislation with NARAL Pro-Choice Maryland. She has been on the Dean’s List for 6 semesters during her undergraduate career.

 

 


 

OMICRON DELTA KAPPA SOPHOMORE LEADER OF THE YEAR

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The University of Maryland Sophomore Leader of the Year is recognized by the Sigma Circle of Omicron Delta Kappa Leadership Society as the second year student who has demonstrated a diverse and high level of achievement in leadership and campus involvement. The recipient of this award best exemplifies the leadership qualities of the Sophomore Class.

 

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MARJORIE ANTONIO

History & American Studies

Marjorie is a History & American Studies major from Baltimore. Marjorie is a CIVICUS Ambassador and Mentor, Music and Performing Arts Director and Treasurer for Stylus, and a member of Terpoets, Artsphere, and the Filipino Cultural Association. This Undergraduate Studies Dean’s Advisory Board member also spends time with the Stamp Gallery as a Gallery Docent and Social Media Coordinator.

Finalists:

Shoham Ghosh
Naomi Lichtenstien

 

 


 

OMICRON DELTA KAPPA TOP TEN FRESHMEN

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The Sigma Circle of Omicron Delta Kappa Leadership Society recognizes the Top Ten Freshmen of the University of Maryland. These individuals have demonstrated a high level of achievement in leadership and campus involvement in their first year at College Park. The award is given in anticipation of the recipients’ continued involvement with the University in years to come.

 


 

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ALEXANDER ‘AJ’ LAMAR

International Business and Marketing

AJ is a Criminology & Criminal Justice and Sociology double major from Kensington, Maryland. This Scholars student is a member of the Parliamentary Debate Society and the Jewish Student Union. AJ serves as the Vice President of Sustainability for the Cumberland Hall Council and as the Chair of RHA’s Sustainability Committee.

 


 

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NATHAN BOYLE

Neuroscience and Persian Studies

Nathan is a Neuroscience and Persian Studies double major from Crownsville, Maryland. Nathan serves as the Freshmen Connection Representative for SGA, is a member of the Persian Flagship Program, and serves as a student-researcher in two labs.

 


 

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NGOC BUI

Neurobiology & Physiology and English

Nora is a Neurobiology & Physiology and English double major from Rockville, Maryland (originally Vietnam). She serves on the Executive Board of the Office of Multiethnic Student Ambassador Program and the Hate-Bias Student Response Team. She is the Pre-PA Association's Secretary, an Alternative Breaks participant, and the Maryland Club Crew's Alumni Chair.

 


 

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JUSTIN FOX

Government & Politics

Justin is a Government & Politics major from Brunswick, Maryland. Justin is an Army ROTC Cadet and Team Leader for America Reads. Justin serves on the University Student Judiciary Central Board, is a Freshman Connection Panelist speaker, and participates in UMD Club Running and UMD Democrats.

 


 

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YING LIANG

Computer Engineering

Sherry is a Computer Engineering major from Rockville, Maryland. This Scholars student is a member of the Scholars Student Advisory Board and volunteers with the Food Recovery Network. She is a Worship Leader with Asian American Intervarsity, a member of the Cybersecurity Club, and holds membership in the Chinese Student Association and Taiwanese American Students Association.

 


 

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NATASHA PANDUWAWALA

Government & Politics

Natasha is a Government & Politics major from Cordova, Maryland. She is the founder of Movement to Remember, a nonprofit centered on providing medical equipment to underprivileged Sri Lankans. Natasha is also a member of the Maryland Senior Classical League, SGA, and Phi Alpha Delta.

 


 

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AYELETTE HALBFINGER

International Business and Marketing

Ayelette is an International Business and Marketing double major from Washington D.C. This Honors College student serves as the Graphic Designer for the National Hillel Basketball Tournament. Ayelette is also a member of the UMD Figure Skating Club, Hillel Freshmen Leadership Council, and as the Chair of External Affairs for TAMID Group at UMD.

 


 

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NYAH STEWART

Government and Politics

Nyah is a Government & Politics major from Frederick, Maryland. This Honors College student serves as the Ellicott Representative for SGA, as an SGA representative on the HungerFree UMD Workgroup, and volunteers for Fresh Farm to help address food insecurity in D.C.

 


 

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JOSEPHINE URREA

Public Policy and Chinese

Josie is a Public Policy and Chinese double major from Severna Park, Maryland. Josie serves on the Sexual Misconduct Prevention Committee and as the Public Policy Legislative Representative for SGA. She is a member of Kappa Omega Alpha and the School of Public Policy Dean’s Advisory Council.

 


 

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GEORGE ‘WILL’ WILT

Management and Marketing

Will is a Management and Marketing double major from Westminster, Maryland. He serves as the Vice President of Fundraising for the Smith Undergraduate Student Association and the Director of Fundraising for UMD American Marketing Association. Will participates on the TerpThon Planning Team and is a member of the Global Communities Living Learning Program.

 


 

 

OUTSTANDING GRADUATE STUDENT ASSEMBLY MEMBER AWARD

This award honors and recognizes an outstanding member of the Graduate Student Government Representative Assembly. The award is given to an Assembly member who has gone above and beyond the call of their position duties.

 

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ALEXANDER DENNIS

Robert H. Smith School of Business

Alec is a doctoral student in the Robert H. Smith School of Business. Alec has served on GSG for two years and has without question been one of the most dedicated, reliable, caring and engaged GSG members. He serves on the Budget and Finance Committee, where he was recognized as an outstanding committee member, and has done incredible work through this spring on the Special Committee for the Review of the Constitution and Governing Documents.

 

 


 

RESIDENT ASSISTANT OF THE YEAR AWARD

This award is presented to the Resident Assistant whose outstanding performance distinguished him/her among other staff members. The Resident Assistant makes a special contribution to their community, proven to be a role model for other staff, and provides significant leadership for community development while successfully managing their academic careers.

 

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ELMER ‘JONATHAN’ GARCIA

Communications & Public Policy

Jonathan Garcia is a Communications & Public Policy major with a Law & Society minor. Originally from Rockville, Maryland, Jonathan is a Federal Fellow, Resident Assistant, an Images Tour Guide, a Teaching Assistant, a peer mentor for La Familia, and a member of NRHH.

 

 


 

SARAH WINNEMUCCA AWARD

The Sarah Winnemucca Award is named in honor of Paiute activist, educator and author Sarah Winnemucca and her tireless dedication in advocating for the rights of Native American communities. The award is presented to a member of the University of Maryland undergraduate community who has demonstrated a significant and ongoing commitment to Native American Indian and Indigenous communities.

 

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JAZMINE DIGGS

Behavioral & Community Health

Jazmine is a sophomore from Severn, Maryland, in the Behavioral & Community Health major, specializing in Health Risk Behaviors, with a Certificate in Women’s Studies. She is a registered member of the Lumbee Tribe. On campus, Jazmine interns at the Office of Multicultural Involvement & Community Advocacy, focusing on Native Student Involvement. She also serves as Vice President of the American Indian Student Union. Jazmine is the recipient of the 2019 Youth of the Year Award from the Maryland Governor’s Commission on Indian Affairs.

 

 


 

STUDENT ATHLETE OF THE YEAR AWARDS

This award is presented to the outstanding male and female intercollegiate athlete each year. These students exemplify characteristics of the best definition of a student athlete, combining academic and athletic excellence as well as commitment to campus leadership.

 

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KAILA CHARLES

Communications

Kaila Charles is a Communications major from Glenn Dale, Maryland. She is a three-time All-American, earning honors from the Associated Press, the WBCA and the USBWA. Kaila is also a three-time First Team All-Big Ten honoree. She led the Terrapins in scoring and rebounding for the last three years and has started in every game of her career. She finishes her career with 1,984 points and 930 career rebounds, placing her in the top 10 of Terrapin record books.

 

 


 

STUDENT WELLNESS AND MENTAL HEALTH ADVOCACY AWARD

Counseling Center Award for Student Wellness and Mental Health Advocacy is to acknowledge a University of Maryland, College Park undergraduate student who has demonstrated commitment to college student mental health and wellness through their academic, co-curricular and/or social activities on campus. Students selected for this award have engaged in a variety of activities that promote mental health awareness, help-seeking, education and/or stigma reduction. Their work reaches a broad demographic, and embraces values of diversity, inclusiveness and social justice.

 

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TONY LI

Psychology

Tony Li is a sophomore Psychology major with the intent to double major in Criminology and Criminal Justice. This Maryland native is Treasurer of Beyond Shelter, a grassroots coordinator for a Juvenile Justice Campaign with UMD's MaryPIRG team, a club member of Active Minds, a tour guide with Maryland Images, a volunteer with Help Center, a peer-crisis counseling organization, and a member of College Park Scholar's Global Public Health program.

 

 


 

VERA CRUZ-KOCHIYAMA AWARD 

The Vera Cruz-Kochiyama Award, named after labor activist Philip Vera Cruz and Civil Rights Activist Yuri Kochiyama, is presented to the Senior Class student who has contributed most significantly to the advancement of the Asian, Pacific Islander, and Desi American student community at the University of Maryland and the general interest of the University.

 

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HEATHER KIM

Broadcast Journalism

Heather is a senior Broadcast Journalism major and Asian American Studies minor. She is currently President of the Asian American Student Union and has worked for multiple publications including NPR and Capital News Service. Post-grad, she plans on pursuing photojournalism or running away to New Zealand to live with the sheep.

Finalists:

Samay Kindra
Linda Kuo

 

 


 

WILLIAM L. THOMAS STUDENT GOVERNMENT ASSOCIATION AWARD

The William L. Thomas Student Government Association Award is named after the late Vice President of Student Affairs Bud Thomas who served the University of Maryland for 27 years and was lauded for his leadership in the institution. The Student Government Association gives this award to an SGA member who has exhibited outstanding leadership and service to the Student Government Association.

 

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NOAH ECKMAN

Chemical Engineering

Noah Eckman is a senior Chemical Engineering major. During his time at Maryland, he has served as a representative and executive for the Student Government Association, founded the UMD Student Facilities Fund, co-authored three journal papers and four conference papers, and played cello in the UMD Repertoire Orchestra.

 

 


 

CAREY CUSTOMER SERVICE AWARD

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The Christopher Carey Customer Service Award recognizes a student employee who has demonstrated excellent or exceptional customer service to others in the campus community. Chris was a student employee of Dining Services and worked at Mulligan’s, the golf course restaurant. Each day that he came to work, Chris captured the essence of what we value in our department. This award, named in Chris’ memory, is a way of encouraging all employed in the University of Maryland Dining Services to strive for the same goals, to do so with pride….and ALWAYS with Chris’ great smile.

 

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PATRICK MERKEL

Engineering

Patrick is a Junior Engineering major from Hyattsville, MD . He is a Student Manager for Concessions of Dining Services. He demonstrates exceptional customer service on Terrapin Game Days directly and indirectly to our students, faculty, staff and campus guests - including our nonprofit organizations! He leads by example and loves to teach others how to deliver the best service with a smile. Patrick is always putting himself in the guest's shoes. He works to his best abilities to help fans on game day, in the concession stand and around the stadium. All of his customer service driven attributes have taken him from being a special events employee, to a Stand Manager, to a full-time student employee, and now a Student Manager. We turn to him to teach and train our students, staff and off-campus groups and we trust him to run events on his own, while delivering the best guest experience.