Honors Day Welcome from Dean Sean Lane.

Each year, the College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences recognizes the exceptional achievements of outstanding faculty, students, and staff. 


March 23, 2021. Awards and recognition will be hosted virtually.

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2021 Honors Day Award Order:

Department of Art, Art History & Design Awards
Outstanding Undergraduate Achievement

Allisa Hutchinson


American Advertising Award (North Alabama) Winners:

Marina Gibson (’21 BFA Graphic Design) won a Gold Addy for “Nature’s Answer Rebranding,” “White Mountain Rebranding,” and “St. Dalfour Rebranding.” Gibson also received a Silver Addy for her “Starbucks Fundraising Campaign.” Over the entire student competition, Gibson took home Best of the Show for “Nature’s Answer Rebranding.”


Claire Carver ('21 BFA Graphic Design) won multiple Silver Addy awards for “HVAC” and “Mattel.” Carver also received a Bronze Addy for “Sugar Rebrand.”


Department of Communication Arts Awards
Outstanding Undergraduate Achievement

Julia Cleland

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Outstanding Graduate Achievement

Rochelle Sexton 

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Department of English Awards
Outstanding Undergraduate Achievement

Jalexia Andrews

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Outstanding Graduate Achievement

Ashley Hairston 

Department of History Awards
Outstanding Undergraduate Achievement

Alex Caldwell

Outstanding Graduate Achievement

Kim Straub 

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

Trever Henderson

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

Matthew Mann

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Department of Music Awards
Outstanding Undergraduate Achievement

Kayla Wright 

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Outstanding Academic Achievement

Nathan Solomon

Department of Philosophy & Political Science Awards
Outstanding Undergraduate Achievement, Philosophy

Phillip Lane

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Outstanding Undergraduate Achievement, Political Science

Christopher Alhorn 

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Outstanding Graduate Achievement, Political Science

A’Melody Jacobi 

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Department of Psychology Awards
Outstanding Undergraduate Achievement

Allison Tucker 

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Outstanding Graduate Achievement

Katlyn Mullins 

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Outstanding Thesis Achievement

Kaitlyn Davis 

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Department of Sociology Award
Outstanding Undergraduate Achievement

Kenzie Luttrell 

Department of World Languages & Cultures Awards
Outstanding Undergraduate Achievement

Jonathan Anderson 

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Taylor Gordon Memorial Award for Foreign Language Study

Leojaris Brujan 

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Outstanding Ancient and Medieval Studies Student Award

Matthew Woodard 

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Outstanding Global Studies Student Award

Caroline Feddeler 

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Theatre Award
Outstanding Theatre Student Award

Rebecca Westbrook 

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Women's and Gender Studies Award
Outstanding Women's and Gender Studies Student Award

Andrea Boswell 

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Highest Academic Achievement Award

Phillip Lane

Faculty & Staff Arts Awards
University Distinguished Teaching Award

Molly Johnson

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

Chad Thomas

College of Arts, Humanities, & Social Sciences Outstanding staff member

Shannon Womack

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

Associate Professor and Tenure

John Harfouch


2021 Dean's List
  • Graduate Dean's List
    • For inclusion, an individual must:
      • have completed at least 12 hours of graduate coursework at UAH during the last 12 months*; and
      • have maintained a GPA on graduate-level coursework at UAH of 3.85 overall; and
      • have maintained 4.0 for the past 12 hours.
  • Undergraduate Dean's List
    • To make the Dean's List, students must have achieved a 3.50 or higher grade point average (GPA) for a minimum of 12 GPA undergraduate hours. Courses that earned P grades may not count towards the 12 hours.
2021 Honor Societies
  • A list of each of our honor societies and their new members. View HERE. 

Congratulations to all of our winners! 

We are so proud of all the work you have put into making this year the best it can be. Your dedication and determination illustrate what is possible regardless of circumstances.