posted May 07, 2012 in ACADEMICS
McPherson College recognized the outstanding students of the 2011-2012 academic year at its annual Celebration and Awards Convocation on May 4.
Following a highlight video of the last year, faculty and staff presented the awards and recognitions, as follows:
Outstanding Business Student Award: Tyler Tank, senior, Austin, Texas
Leland L. Lengel Memorial Scholarship in History
Best History and Politics and Thesis Award: Kimberly Bruner, senior, McPherson, Kan.
CRC Press First-year Chemistry Achievement Award: Victoria Phelan, freshman, Rangely, Colo.
Natural Science Burkholder Research Award: Audrey McTaggart, senior, Edgerton, Kan.
Natural Science Merit Research Award:
Outstanding Behavioral Sciences Student – Sociology: David Kraft, senior, Peck, Kan.
Outstanding Behavioral Sciences Students – Psychology:
Kansas Associated Collegiate Press Awards:
Music Participation Awards:
Visual Arts Awards
Capital One Academic All-American Award
Female Athlete of the Year: Kory Hiebert, senior, Goessel, Kan.
Male Athlete of the Year: Aaron Frazier, senior, McPherson, Kan.
Outstanding Physical Education Major: Craig Kleinberg, senior, Topeka, Kan.
Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges
Service Learning Awards
National Society of Leadership and Success: Outstanding Member Award: Amanda Fleming, Formoso, Kan.
Horizon Fund – Freedom to Jump Awards (entrepreneurship)
Winner of MyMC student contest: Chase Ozbun, senior, Rose Hill, Kan.