The 22nd annual Student Awards were held recently in a socially distanced event.
The 22nd annual Student Awards were held recently in a socially distanced event.

The 22nd annual Student Awards were held recently in a socially distanced ceremony. Winners are listed as follows. 


This year's Student Awards ceremony.
This year’s Student Awards ceremony.

2021 Student Awards

Outstanding Junior Student Award: Katherine Brown; Eli Cooper; Jordan McGinty

Outstanding Senior Student Award: Anam Ahmed; Chidum Okeke; Julie Nwosu; Scotland Stewart

Outstanding Student Awards for Graduate and Professional Students: Brittney Corniel; John Dickens; Kaitlyn Nally; Mike Udoh 

G.R.O.W.T.H. Award: Mason McCellon; Morgan Mercer-Long; Amanda Keaton; Elizabeth Frazier; Phagan Marksberry

Spirit of Service (Individual): Kayla Payne

Social Justice and Inclusion Award (Student Group or Organization): American Medical Association/Kentucky Medical Association Medical Student Section Louisville (AMA/KMA/MSS Louisville)

Outstanding Cultural Program: International Fashion Show, sponsored by the Student Activities Board

Outstanding New Program: Cardinal Continuum, sponsored by the Student Organization Advisory Board

Outstanding Program of the Year: White Coats 4 Black Lives, sponsored by the Student National Medical Association (SNMA)

2021 Department Awards 

DRC Student of the Year Award: Benjamin Mitchell 

Intramural Supervisor of the Year: Erica Huston

SRC Front Desk Employee of the Year: Maddie Nuxoll

SRC Weight Room Employee of the Year: Daniel Hanson

HSC Employee of the Year: Scott Capece

Outstanding Student Employee Award: 

  • Danial Arsalan Malik, School of Medicine Division of Infectious Diseases
  • Dillard Collier, Political Science
  • Liz Corrao, Intramural and Recreational Sports
  • Trinidad Jackson, School of Public Health & Information Sciences 

Advisor of the Year: Jamieca Jones, advisor for Women 4 Women, American Association of University Women, Student Parent Association, United Nations Association for Women

Outstanding New Organization of the Year: The Cardinal Edge 

Student Organization of the Year Under 50 Members: Spanish Alliance of Louisville Unifying Diversity (SALUD)

Student Organization of the Year 50+ Members: raiseRED Dance Marathon 

ACC Top Six for Service Awards

  • Kaylee Wheeler
  • Jenna Servi
  • Meghan Schneider
  • Sam Minrath
  • Katlyn Harbsmeier
  • MaKenzie Kelley

Adult Learner Awards

  • Quinones Corniel, Jr.
  • Dr. Meera Alagaraja
  • Darla Samuelsen

Outstanding Metropolitan College Student Award: Lillian Medley

Campus Housing Desk Staff Member of the Year: Rachel Wilson

Campus Housing Facilities Student Staff Member of the Year: Austin Bullitt

Campus Housing Graduate Student of the Year: Jenna Slotten

Campus Housing Marketing and Communications Staff Member of The Year: Nicole Hurtado-Doctai

Campus Housing Resident Assistant of the Year: Orville Thomas

Campus Housing Technology Assistant Leader of the Year: Keegan Perry

Outstanding PEACC Center Volunteer Award  

  • Lorin Holloway
  • Anthony (AJ) Potter
  • Destinee Coleman
  • Holly Zoeller

International Student and Scholar Center Award: Thuy Trang Do

Fraternity and Sorority Life Chapter Awards 

Outstanding Alumni Engagement: Alpha Omicron Pi

Outstanding Campus Program: Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.

Outstanding Communications and Branding: Sigma Chi

Outstanding Community Engagement: Alpha Omicron Pi

Outstanding Member Development: Sigma Phi Epsilon; Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.; Kappa Delta

Outstanding Philanthropy: Sigma Chi; Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.; Kappa Delta; Sigma Kappa

Outstanding Risk Prevention and Accountability: Sigma Chi; Kappa Delta

Fraternity and Sorority Life Individual Awards

Servant Leader of the Year: Benjamin Gerdes

New Member/Neophyte of the Year: Tanner Jones; Andreyah Crittenden; Cheyenne Bayne

Senior of the Year: Benjamin Barberie

Council Officer of the Year: Rose Diffey

Chapter President of the Year: John Wolfe; Casey Porter

Fraternity Man of the Year: Dalton Everett

Sorority Woman of the Year: Emma Lawson

Check out photos from this year’s event here