• The Room with a View at the Ritter Park Rose Garden, Huntington, West Virginia
  • Anthropology graduate Autumn Crank and  at the 2012 Spring Awards Ceremony at Ritter Park.
  • Departmental Spring Awards Ceremony for Sociology and Anthropology students and parents, May 2012, Ritter Park Room with a View
  • Sociology student, Rachel Buel and her mom, at the 2012 Spring Awards Ceremony at Ritter Park’s Room with a View.
  • Parents and students enjoying hors d'oeuvres at the wine and cheese reception during the Spring Awards Ceremony, May 2012, at Ritter Park.

 

Beginning in 2012, the Department of Sociology & Anthropology has held an awards ceremony in order to recognize the outstanding achievements of our students.  We have been fortunate in each of the past two years to be able to hold our event in the beautiful Room with a View facility in the Ritter Park Rose Garden in Huntington.  Information for our annual awards ceremonies are available below.

The Room with a View at the Ritter Park Rose Garden, Huntington, West Virginia
The Room with a View at the Ritter Park Rose Garden, Huntington, West Virginia

2013 Awards Ceremony

Agenda

Welcome……………………………..Marty Laubach

Alpha Kappa Delta Initiation………..Kristi Fondren

Lambda Alpha Recognition…………..Robin Conley

Presentation of Student Awards

Anthropology, Undergraduate………….Brian Hoey

Archaeology, Undergraduate…………..Robin Conley

Sociology, Undergraduate…………..Marty Laubach

Sociology, Graduate…………………Markus Hadler

Outstanding Masters Thesis………..Richard Garnett

Faculty Accomplishments………….Marty Laubach

Closing Comments…………..………Kristi Fondren

Student Awards

Outstanding Undergraduate in Sociology (academic): Autumn Grove

Outstanding Undergraduate in Anthropology (academic):  Emily Alleman

Departmental Honors, Anthropology:  Emily Cain

Outstanding Undergraduate in Sociology (service):  Jasmine Hairston

Outstanding Undergraduate in Anthropology (service):  Kristy Henson

Outstanding Undergraduate in Archaeology: Tyler Ball

Outstanding Senior Thesis: Kristy Henson

Outstanding Graduate Student: Heather Sprouse

Outstanding Service (Graduate): Ryan Browning

Outstanding Teaching Assistant: Lindsay Heinemann

Outstanding Masters Thesis: Jeff McKay

PDF of 2013 Program

 

2012 Awards Ceremony

Agenda

Welcome……………………………..Marty Laubach

Alpha Kappa Delta Initiation………..Kristi Fondren

Lambda Alpha Recognition…………..Robin Conley

Presentation of Student Awards

Anthropology, Undergraduate………….Brian Hoey

Archaeology, Undergraduate…………..Nicholas Freidin

Sociology, Undergraduate…………..Marty Laubach

Sociology, Graduate…………………Markus Hadler

Outstanding Masters Thesis………..Richard Garnett

Faculty Accomplishments………….Marty Laubach

Closing Comments…………..………Kristi Fondren

Student Awards

Outstanding Undergraduate in Sociology (academic):  Rachel Buel

Outstanding Undergraduate in Anthropology (academic):  Emily Cline

Outstanding Undergraduate in Sociology (service):  Lauren Kemp

Outstanding Undergraduate in Anthropology (service):  Autumn Crank

Outstanding Undergraduate in Archaeology: Andrew Chase Thacker

Outstanding Senior Thesis:  Lauren Kemp, Kelly Cox, Christa Galvin (for a joint-project)

Outstanding Graduate Student:  Lindsay Heinemann

Outstanding Teaching Assistant:  April Angell

Outstanding Masters Thesis:  Rachel Sparkman

 PDF of 2012 Program