The recipients of the college's Undergraduate Emerging Leader Awards -- William Henry Everroad, Warren Coggeshall Harvey, Alainah Grey Farrell and Theresa Marie Wersinger display their awards with HEHD Dean Larry Allen.

The recipients of the college’s Undergraduate Emerging Leader Awards — William Henry Everroad, Warren Coggeshall Harvey, Alainah Grey Farrell and Theresa Marie Wersinger display their awards with HEHD Dean Larry Allen.
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Students from Clemson University’s College of Health, Education and Human Development (HEHD) were honored for their achievements during the 2013-2014 academic year at the college’s annual Honors and Awards Ceremony, held April 12 on the Clemson campus.

The award recipients were as follows:

University Awards

  • Blue Key Academic and Leadership Award – Alainah Grey Farrell, School of Nursing
  • Phi Kappa Phi Certificate of Merit – Stefanie Mokalled, Eugene T. Moore School of Education

College Awards

  • Living-Learning Community Student of the Year Award – Laura Ann Robinson, Eugene T. Moore School of Education
  • Undergraduate Emerging Leader Award
    • William Henry Everroad, Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management
    • Warren Coggeshall Harvey, Public Health Sciences
    • Alainah Grey Farrell, School of Nursing
    • Theresa Marie Wersinger, Eugene T. Moore School of Education

Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management

  • Bert and Johnnie Brantley Outstanding Student Award – Sally Elizabeth Southwell
  • Award for Excellence in Recreational Therapy – Kinsey Hammond-Beyer
  • Stevenson-Smith-Lovett Award – Matthew Raymond Castello
  • Greg Schoper Leadership Award – Timothy William Britton
  • Dr. Judith Voelkl Award – Ethan Dallas Jordan
  • Award for Excellence in Community Recreation, Sport and Camp Management – Justin Michael Jenkins
  • Award for Excellence in Professional Golf Management – Eric Still
  • Academic Achievement Award at the Senior Level – Amethyst Kipling and Margaret Pautler
  • Academic Achievement Award at the Junior Level – Rebecca Skow
  • Park and Conservation Area Management Founders and Leaders Award – Samantha Bruce and Lisa Ivester
  • Award for Excellence in Travel and Tourism – Hope A. Paccione
  • Certificate of Recognition for Excellence – Timothy William Britton and Sally Elizabeth Southwell

Department of Public Health Sciences

  • Distinguished Service Award – Paige Cathryn Van Auken
  • Scholastic Achievement Award – Paige Alexandra Sheaks
  • Leadership Award  – Warren Coggeshall Harvey
  • Outstanding Cardiovascular Imaging Leadership Award – Sarah Browning Taylor
  • Outstanding Health Promotion and Education Award – Emily Joy Ruetz
  • Outstanding Health Services Administration Award – Caroline Anna Lee
  • Outstanding Pre-Professional Health Studies Award – Harrison Monaghan Luttrell
  • Certificate of Recognition for Excellence – Andrew Edward Chan, Cecilia Christina Colon, Warren Coggeshall Harvey, Brittany D. Lamont, Harrison Monaghan Luttrell, Kathryn Elizabeth Markferding, Christina Michelle Nichols, Emily Joy Ruetz, Paige Alexandra Sheaks, Ashton Paige Smith, Paige Cathryn Van Auken, Michael Cameron Wilson and Leigh Ellen Yarborough

Eugene T. Moore School of Education Awards

  • Williston Wightman Klugh Award – Hannah Hammond, Katherine Inclan and Destiney Young
  • Morris A. King Award of Excellence – Lisa Burgess and Madison Hagerty
  • Phi Delta Kappa Award – Morgan Johnson and Caitlin Jordan
  • John Richardson Award for Excellence in Special Education – Mackenzie Hutchins
  • Learn, Serve, Care Award – Laura Watkins and Bernadette Wersinger
  • American Legion Award – Virginia Cain and Patrick Jones
  • Certificate of Recognition for Excellence – Kristin Ambrose, Josephine Appleby, Jennifer Barrett, Jennifer Blethen, Lindsey Bronzino, Jennifer Hubbard, Erin Jenkins, Emily Marks, Kirsten Roof and Theresa Marie Wersinger

School of Nursing

  • Herbert N. Shearin Memorial Award for Excellence in Nursing – Alainah Grey Farrell
  • Eugene Edwards Memorial Award – Taryn Miller and Carolyn Rebekah Reeves
  • Douglas “Hunter” McLeod Memorial Award for Excellence in Nursing – Laura Batson
  • Director’s Academic Achievement Award – Amy Crisp, Michelle Johnson and Jennifer Simmons
  • Community Service Award – Alainah Grey Farrell and Kay Meyer
  • Certificate of Recognition for Excellence – Alainah Grey Farrell and Kay Meyer

The HEHD Scholarship, Honors and Awards Committee, chaired by Deborah Falta of the Department of Public Health Sciences, organized the awards ceremony, supported by the efforts of Associate Dean for Academic Support Services and Undergraduate Studies Bill Havice and Susie McGhee, administrative assistant in the Associate Deans’ Office. Others serving on the committee include Portia Botchway of the School of Nursing, David Fleming and Diane Stutey of the Eugene T. Moore School of Education, and Teresa Tucker of the Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management. A photo gallery from the ceremony can be found at http://www.clemson.edu/hehd/news/photography/student-honors-awards/student-honors-awards-2014/index.html.

The College of Health, Education and Human Development includes the Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management, the Department of Public Health Sciences, the Eugene T. Moore School of Education, and the School of Nursing.