Student Accomplishments


The Class of '48 Education Prize
This award is given to honor a senior education student who demonstrated during his or her undergraduate experiences outstanding academic achievement, professionalism, and service to the community or university.

  • The recipient for Spring 2013 was: Abbie Sutliff

The Howard O. Yates Memorial Award
This award is given annually to a male senior who plans a career in Elementary Education and has demonstrated excellent qualities of professionalism and teaching.

  • The recipient for Spring 2013 was: Sean Hogan

Chalmers Means Scholarship
This award is given annually to a graduate student in the Literacy program who has demonstrated overall academic excellence.

  • The recipient for Fall 2012 is: Jennifer Minor-Swartz

Academic Achievement Awards
Awards initiated to honor outstanding achievement in each of the program areas.

Elementary Education: Kristine Weinheimer
Secondary Education: Ellyse M. Powers
Educational Psychology & Counseling: Karen Gilbertson

The Best and Brightest for Spring 2013

Undergraduate Awards:

Raymond Boss, an Adolescence Education Mathematics major from Madecon, NY, nominated by Dennis Banks

Emily-Jolie Glasser, a Family & Consumer Sciences Education major from Cornwall, NY, nominated by Rosemarie Avanzato

Samantha Townsend, an Adolescence Education major from Monroe, NY, nominated by Matthew Hendley

Ashlen Ten Eyck, an Adolescence Education major from Glenmont, NY, nominated by Roger W. Hecht