History

Awards and Honors

Get rewarded for all your hard work.

Departmental awards are presented to high-achieving students at the annual awards dinner. Awards include the Chester L. Barrows Award for the outstanding graduating History major, several scholarship awards, and induction into Phi Alpha Theta (National History Honor Society).

2018 History Department Awards Recipients

The Chester L. Barrows Award for the outstanding graduating History major:

Catherine Olsen

The Allen Burns Award for an outstanding graduating History major in U.S. history:

James Taglienti and Daniel Jarquin

The Wesley D. Camp-Robert Ernst Clio Award for the outstanding History paper of the year:

Matthew Schroh

The Clara Bartlett Dean Endowed Scholarship for the outstanding junior History major:

Shannon Scott

Wesley D. Camp Scholarship for an outstanding junior History major:

Jessica D’Onofrio

Robert Ernst Scholarship for an outstanding History major in United States history

Frederick Grimshaw

Thucydides Award for Excellence in History:

Ian Boltax

Jessica Choisez

Christina DeBlasio

Nicole Imperatore

Jillian Prystupa

Amanda Reilly

Matthew Schroh

Emeline Sikder

Phi Alpha Theta (National History Honor Society):

Guy Backlund

Dalila Cekic

Sabrina Davis

Christina DeBlasio

Jessica D’Onofrio

Michael Geathers

Frederick Grimshaw

Christopher Horton

Nicole Imperatore

Matthew Kelly

Sarah Leonardi

Catherine Olsen

Jillian Prystupa

Thomas Rhatigan III

Matthew Schroh

Shannon Scott

Emeline Sikder


The History Department is also pleased to acknowledge the honors received by our majors in the African, Black and Caribbean Studies program:

2018 African, Black and Caribbean Studies Award Recipients

Presidential Leadership Award:

James Taglienti

Africana Studies Senior Scholastic Award:

Jessica Waldron

Thurgood Marshall Social Justice Award:

Andrew Schoenfeld

 

For further information, please contact:

Department of History
Blodgett Hall, Room 200
p – 516.877.4790

 
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