Spring 2021 student award winners

Congratulations to all Spring 2021 awardees

University-wide Honors

Spring 2021 University award winners
Award Name
Herz Gold Medal for Outstanding Scholarship Lily Zhing Liu
R.O.T.C. Governor’s Award Kelsey Marie LeBoeuf
R.O.T.C. President’s Award Mikael Proper
Cavanaugh Community Volunteer Award Blaize Abuntori
Henry Albert Senior Public Service Award Patricia Marie De La Hoya-Velez
Henry Albert Senior Public Service Award Dominique Hall
Henry Albert Senior Public Service Award Paulina Lyneen Pride
Henry Albert Senior Public Service Award Olufunmilayo Anne Sheddy
Outstanding Senior Award Menen Gizachew Ashagrie
Outstanding Senior Award Benjamin Nicolas Perdomo
Regents’ Scholar Award, Graduate Jena Breanne Casas
Regents’ Scholar Award, Undergraduate Jayde Renee Powell
Student Employee of the Year Chad Matthew Ewing
Phi Kappa Phi Award Megan Eileen Perry
Phi Kappa Phi Award Ameya A. Singh
Outstanding Graduate Student Researcher Kodi L. Summers
Outstanding Graduating Graduate Student Michael W. Rudokas

Athletics awards

Spring 2021 Athletics awards winners
Award Name Sport
2020-2021 Athlete of the Year Julia Jensen Softball
2020-2021 Athlete of the Year Dillan Shrum Baseball
2020-2021 Exline Award Amane Orito Women's Soccer
2020-2021 Exline Award Tyson Williams Football

2021 Senior Scholars and mentors

The University of Nevada Alumni Association honors, from each college, one graduating student who meets the Association's standards for scholastic achievement. Each Senior Scholar selects a faculty member who played the most significant role in his or her educational development.

College of Agriculture, Biotechnology & Natural Resources

  • Scholar: Yazmeen C. Ybarra
  • Mentor: Coretta Patterson

College of Business

  • Scholar: Mary Ellen Kramp
  • Mentor: Jim McClenahan

School of Community Health Sciences

  • Scholar: Jordan Nicole Wolff
  • Mentor: Jennifer Hollander

College of Education & Human Development

  • Scholar: Miranda Rose Billings
  • Mentor: Sarah Mitchell

College of Engineering

  • Scholar: Joseph Daniel Hill
  • Mentor: Angelina Padilla

Honors College

  • Scholar: Lily Liu
  • Mentor: Matthew Means

Donald W. Reynolds School of Journalism

  • Scholar: Faith Evans
  • Mentor: Nico Colombant

College of Liberal Arts

  • Scholar: William Hyunwoo Na
  • Mentor: Hugh Shapiro

School of Medicine

  • Scholar: Natalie Rose Huddy
  • Mentor: Amy Cocanour

Orvis School of Nursing

  • Scholar: Abagail Rose Horner
  • Mentor: Cassandra Padgett

College of Science

  • Scholar: Raquel Maris Wescott
  • Mentor: Pamela Sandstrom

School of Social Work

  • Scholar: Lindsey Bondiek
  • Mentor: Jose Parra