Graduate Studies

Graduate Deans Citations Fall 2010

Each Fall and Winter semester, the Office of Graduate Studies hosts the Graduate Student Celebration and Dean’s Citation Awards for Excellence. In the Fall 2010 semester, Dr. Jeffrey A. Potteiger, Dean of Graduate Studies presented 21 graduate students with the Dean’s Citation Awards. The award ceremony was held in the Loosemore Auditorium with an audience of approximately 80 students, faculty, and family members. Below is a list of the awardees from Fall 2010:

Graduate Dean’s Citations for Academic Excellence in the Major

  • Matthew E. Altenritter, Biology
  • Bryan T. Avery, Accounting
  • Todd M. Boss, Computer Information Systems
  • Melanie S. Buys, Taxation
  • Tricia L. Dole, School Counseling
  • Matthew V. Langridge, Business Administration
  • Courtney A. Lawler, Health Administration
  • Negin Nadvar, Engineering
  • Dayna M. Porter, Public Administration
  • Kristin L. Taber, English
  • Sara L. Workman, Nursing

 Graduate Dean’s Citations for Outstanding Thesis 

  • Kelli L. Carrier, Master of Science in Communications
  • Nicholas R. Ettema, Master of Science in Biology (General Biology)
  • Kelli A. Johnson, Master of Science in Biology (Aquatic Sciences)
  • Luke J. Rapa, Master of Arts in English

Graduate Dean’s Citations for Outstanding Master’s Final Project 

  • Emily L. Hohman, Master of Science in Biology
  • Ryan H. Vaughn, Master of Science in Communications

Graduate Dean’s Citations for Outstanding Publication

  • Megan L. Cooper, Doctor of Physical Therapy
  • Geoffrey J. Miller, Master of Science in Engineering 

Graduate Dean’s Citations for Excellence in Service to the Community or Profession

  • Mark R. Breon, Master of Health Administration

Graduate Dean’s Citations for Excellence in Leadership & Service to GVSU

  • Jeffrey A. Stoll, Master of Public Administration

Graduate and Professional Student Award for Outstanding Faculty Mentor

  • Dr. Hari Singh, Professor of Economics

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