Highest GPA for a Sociology Senior
This award acknowledges the Senior in Sociology who has attained the Highest Overall Grade Point Average.
2014 Winner: Lindsay Miner
Student Engagement Award
The Student Engagement Award highlights a student in Sociology who has been active in the University of Illinois and/or Champaign-Urbana community. This student stands out for their activism and leadership within the community.
2014 Winner: Rena Pulfer
Outstanding Senior in Sociology
This award is given to a senior who demonstrates involvement with the community, leadership achievements, academic success, and a dedication to sociology.
2014 Winner: Jacob Astin
Best Undergraduate Student Paper Award
The Best Undergraduate Student Paper Award recognizes outstanding achievement in a Sociology student’s research and writing abilities. Students may nominate themselves, or they may be nominated by the faculty.
2014 Winner: Sarah Olles
Nominated by Margaret Kelley: "The Motivations for the Consumption of the National Football League Games and the Pink Ribbon Campaign"