Graduate-Professional Student Congress Awards

Each year GPSC honors members of the graduate/professional student body, throughout the UofA community, and NW Arkansas community for their leadership and dedication to the sucess of graduate/professional students.

2018-2019 Award Recipients 

Awarded May 2, 2019

Alex Marino Service Award

Alex Marino Service Award

James DiLoreto-Hill

Awarded to one Graduate Student that has provided outstanding service to their department, college, the University of Arkansas, or within the broader community within the current academic year.

 

Research Award

Research Award

Tiffany Marcantonio

Awarded to one Graduate student engaged in outstanding academic research, regardless of department, that has caused honor to be bestowed upon said individual and graduate programs at the University of Arkansas within the current academic year.

 

Administration Ally of the Year

Administration Ally of the Year

Lori Lander, PhD - Associate Dean of Students, Asst. Vice Chancellor for Campus Life

Awarded to one member of Administration at the University of Arkansas who has shown through guidance, support, word, or deed to be a steadfast ally to the Graduate Student Congress and Graduate Students in general at the University of Arkansas within the current academic year.

Graduate Student Congress Outreach Award

Graduate Student Congress Outreach Award

Johnathan Blanchard

Awarded to one Graduate Student Congress member who has proven through guidance, support, word, or deed to be exceptionally dedicated to the advancement of causes  important to Graduate Students and the reputation of the Graduate Student Congress at the University of Arkansas and  beyond.

 

Faculty Ally of the Year Award

Faculty Ally of the Year Award

Stephanie Hernandez, PhD - Civil Engineering

Awarded to one University Faculty Member who has proven through guidance, support, word, or deed to be a steadfast ally to the Graduate Student Congress and Graduate Students in general at the University of Arkansas within the current academic year.

Civic Ally of the Year

Civic Ally of the Year

The Honorable Nicole Clowney - Arkansas State Representative

Awarded to one elected official who has proven through guidance, support, word, or deed to be committed to hearing the concerns of Graduate Students, drafting, passing, or enforcing legislation to improve the lives of Graduate Students.

 

Staff Ally of the Year

Staff Ally of the Year

PJ Martinez – Assistant Director For Student Government Leadership

Awarded to one University of Arkansas staff member who has proven through guidance, support, word, or deed to be a steadfast ally to the Graduate Student Congress and Graduate Students in general at the University of Arkansas within the  current academic year.