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Outstanding Students & Faculty

2016 Outstanding Students

Ty Hendricks

Outstanding MA Student Ty Hendricks

Sierra Moon

Outstanding BA/BS Student Sierra Moon

Colby Harber

Outstanding BSE Student Colby Harber

Katelyn Trammell

Outstanding Intern Katelyn Trammell

Rachel Hiller

Outstanding Intern Rachel Hiller

Dr. Rosenow presenting the Ophelia Fisher Award to Meredith King

Dr. Rosenow presenting the Ophelia Fisher Award for best senior paper to Meredith King

2014 Outstanding Students


Matthew Foster, Outstanding Graduate Student, with Dr. Ken Barnes, Chair


Kelsey Riddle, Outstanding BA/BS Student, with Dr. Ken Barnes, Chair


Lauren Marshall, Outstanding African/African-American Studies Student, with Dr. Matthew Harper, Coordinator of the African/African-American Studies Program


James Brogdon, Outstanding Social Studies Education Student, with Dr. Ken Barnes, Chair


Jennifer Barker, winner of the Ophelia Fisher Prize for the best paper written by a senior, with Dr. Ken Barnes, Chair


Joseph Interligi, Outstanding Intern, with Dr. Ken Barnes, Chair

2013 Outstanding Students

2013 Outstanding Students

Dylan Tillman – Ophelia Fisher Best Paper Award

Jennifer Reed – Outstanding Public History Intern

Laura Choate – Outstanding Graduate Student

Kelsey Ezell – Outstanding Student Teacher

Landon Sanders – Outstanding Undergraduate Student

2012 Outstanding Students

Garrett Wright – Outstanding Undergraduate

James Nash – Outstanding Public Intern

Amber Westbrook – Outstanding Student Teacher

Laura Choate – Outstanding Public Intern

Martene Mourning – Outstanding Graduate Student

Dr. Roger Pauly receives 2012 Teacher of the Year Award

for the College of Liberal Arts from Dean Lee.


2012 Ophelia Fisher Winner for Best Historical Paper, Erin Hope

History department chair, Dr. Ken Barnes, with Amber Westbrook,
2012 Outstanding Student Teacher