Each year, the College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences recognizes the exceptional achievements of outstanding faculty, students, and staff. We also have opportunities for excelling students to apply for scholarships.


March 24, 2020  4:30 P.M. Roberts Recital Hall.  (Cancelled)

Academic Honors Convocation 2020

The 2020 Dean's List 

Department of Art, Art History & Design Awards

Outstanding Undergraduate Achievement

Courtney Desiree Moon

American Advertising Award (North Alabama) Winners:

  • Claire Carver
  • Nathaniel Franklin

Department of Communication Arts Awards

Outstanding Undergraduate Achievement

Breanna Freeze

Outstanding Graduate Achievement

Hannah Powell

Department of English Awards

Outstanding Undergraduate Achievement

Cyana Waugh

Outstanding Graduate Achievement

Casey Walker

Outstanding Thesis Achievement

David Gambino

Department of History Awards

Outstanding Undergraduate Achievement

Robin Holt Flachbart

Outstanding Graduate Achievement

Amy Wells

The National Society of the Colonial Dames of America in the State of Alabama History Essay Award

Augustus Wintzell

Colonel Walter Aston Chapter of the Colonial Dames of the XVII Century History Award

Caitlyn Schoenig

Department of Music Award

Outstanding Undergraduate Achievement

Kayla Moyers

Department of Philosophy and Political Science Awards

Outstanding Undergraduate Achievement, Philosophy

Ali Sultan Ali Abdulla Ali Sultan

Outstanding Undergraduate Achievement, Political Science

William Doody

Outstanding Graduate Achievement, Political Science

Lisa Saenz

Department of Psychology Awards

Outstanding Undergraduate Achievement

Katlyn Mullins

Outstanding Graduate Achievement

  • Baylee Jenkins
  • Payne Winston-Lindeboom

Outstanding Thesis Achievement

  • Cristina Cabañas Garcia
  • Alexis Le Grand

Department of Sociology Award

Outstanding Undergraduate Achievement

Olivia Madewell

Department of World Languages and Cultures Awards

Outstanding Undergraduate Achievement

Kate Porch

Taylor Gordon Memorial Award for Foreign Language Study

Rebecca Ford

Outstanding Ancient and Medieval Studies Student Award

Russell Pope

Outstanding Global Studies Student Award

Adrianna Young

Outstanding Theatre Student Award

Morgan Jennings

Outstanding Women’s and Gender Studies Student Award

Sarah Salajka

College of Arts, Humanities, & Social Sciences Highest Academic Achievement Award

Robin Holt Flachbart

Faculty Awards and Achievements

College of Arts, Humanities, & Social Sciences Outstanding Faculty Member

Christina Steidl

College of Arts, Humanities, & Social Sciences Outstanding Part-Time Faculty Member

Ryan Brown

College of Arts, Humanities, & Social Sciences Outstanding Staff Member

Ilene Galloway

College of Arts, Humanities, & Social Sciences Faculty Awarded Promotion

Senior Lecturer

  • Roxie Veasey
  • Anna Weber

Associate Professor and Tenure

  • Vinny Argentina
  • Jeremy Fischer
  • Chris Taylor


  • Eletra Gilchrist-Petty
  • David Harwell
  • Jodi Price
  • Pavica Sheldon

Honors College Faculty Fellows

  • Christine Sears 


To help ensure students are awarded for their scholastic achievements, we will post scholarship application opportunities here. For university competitive scholarships, please visit the Office of Financial Aid.