Past Winners of Graduate Awards

 


The Graduate Student Teaching Award
This award recognizes graduate students acting as the instructor of record, i.e., teaching their own course. Awards are given to one student from each area: humanities, social science, and science.

2018-2019
Hailey Huget
Chrissy Bistline-Bonilla
Joan Reger

2017-2018
Clark Donley
Alexandra Martin
Sikoya Ashburn

2016-2017
Alfredo Poggi
Janire Zalbidea
Nour Al-Muhtasib

2015-2016
Laura Zimmermann
Caitlin M. Brown
Celia Chomón Zamora

2014-2015
Cassie Herbert
Joseph Rees
Rebecca Gibbons
Anna Markowitz

2013-2014
Natalia Curto Garcia-Nieto

2012-2013
Amelia Tseng
Maureen Russo
Jessica Grieser

 


The Graduate Student Teaching Assistant Award
This award recognizes excellence among graduate students serving as Teaching Assistants. Awards are given to one student from each area: humanities, social science, and science at-large.

2018-2019
Victoria Broadus
Kelly Rolfes-Haase
Safia Jilani
Eric Altamura

2017-2018
Brent McDonnell
Ahmed Khattab
Alana Lelo
Alyssa Adcock

2016-2017
Karen Rice
Margarita Ramirez
Tanaporn (Gift) Wangsanut
Daniel Atherton

2015-2016
Alexander Podkul
Gracia El Ayle
Katherine Ward
Kristin Brethel-Haurwitz

2014-2015
Lisette Fred
Paula Ganga
Michael Friedman
Alexander Massad

2013-2014
Arno Gasteiger
Erika Fountain
Jacqueline King
Nicholas Mangialardi

2012-2013
Stephanee Synnott
Joseph Rees
Caity Brown
Honore Tchou


Dr. Karen Gale Exceptional Ph.D. Student Award
Recognizes a Ph.D. Graduate Student who demonstrates a high level of excellence and expertise in their field. This can include academic and research achievements, excellence beyond course work, and commitment to their area of study. Awards are given to one student from each area: humanities, social sciences, and sciences and an at-large award.

2018-2019
Bader Al-Saif
Kevin Carriere
Sikoya Ashburn
Alana Lelo

2017-2018
Adrienne Kates
Christina Padilla
Arman Cohan
Inés Corujo-Martín

2016-2017
Faisal Husain
Janire Zalbidea
Theodore Turesky
Erika Raven


The Gerald M. Mara Faculty Mentoring Award
This award recognizes a faculty member who exemplifies the spirit of cura personalis in aiding the academic and professional development of graduate students.

2018-2019
Erwin Tiongson (Foreign Service)

2017-2018
Samantha Pinto (English and African American Studies)

2016-2017
Patrick O’Malley (English)

2015-2016
Lourdes Ortega (Linguistics)

2014-2015
Mark C. Murphy (Philosophy)

2013-2014
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2012-2013
David Edelstein (Foreign Service)
Emily Francomano (Spanish & Portuguese)
Maureen Lewis (Foreign Service)
Patrick O’Malley (English)


Outstanding Graduate Student Organization Award
This award recognizes the graduate student organization that demonstrated consistent flexibility, initiative, creativity and perseverance; made a meaningful contribution to graduate students, the University, and/or the surrounding community; and organized activities, events, and programs that have had a significant impact on the quality of campus life at Georgetown University.

2018-2019
Women in Science Education

2017-2018
gNovis

2016-2017
Georgetown University Graduate Association of Mexican Students

2015-2016
LAPA (Latin American Policy Association)


Outstanding Leader in a Graduate Student Organization
This award recognizes a Georgetown University graduate student who has made outstanding contributions to the campus community by their leadership, programming endeavors, individual skills, volunteer activities, service, and attitude in support of student activities as a member or leader of a group under the Graduate Student Government (GradGov).

2018-2019
Megan Fleming

2017-2018
Gabe Nelson

2016-2017
Erin Wenzel

2015-2016
Lucretia Witte, EduWonks


Graduate Global Citizen Award
Acknowledges a graduate student in good academic standing who demonstrates significant and well-documented progress in developing intercultural competency and global-mindedness based on examples of on-campus engagement with the Georgetown community.

2018-2019
Husanjot Chahal

2017-2018
Jorge Mendez-Seijas

2016-2017
Ping-Hsuan Wang


Distinguished Staff Award
Recognizes a staff member who shows dedication to academic and personal well-being of graduate students. This encompasses providing guidance, knowledge, support, and advocating on behalf of graduate students to improve the graduate community at Georgetown University.

2018-2019
Kimberly Luciano

2017-2018
Kelli Harris

2016-2017
Leslie Evertz


Exceptional Masters Student Award
Recognizes a Masters level Graduate Student who demonstrates a high level of excellence in their field. This can include academic achievement, quality of papers and theses, and commitment to advancing their studies through internships and/or work experience. Awards are given to one student from each area: humanities, social sciences, and sciences and an at-large award.

2018-2019
Ijeoma Njaka
Patrick McFawn
Rahim Hirani
Shavini Fernando

2017-2018
Queenie Sukhadia
Zezhou Cai
Mark Lee
Jacob Myers

2016-2017
John James
Jack Fazzino
Agnetha Serrame
Christopher Huebner