The School of Social Work 7th Annual Awards Dinner

April 28, 2017

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Dr. Timothy McCarragher, Director of the School of Social Work, welcoming the students, alumni, and their families. Bobbi Niedenthal, President/Treasurer of Phi Alpha, and Maria Dixon, Vice President/Secretary of Phi Alpha


Outstanding Alumni Awards

Thelma Coss Nellie Rogers
Undergraduate Alumni Award: Thelma L. Coss MSW Alumni Award: Nellie B. Rogers


MSW Student Awards

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  • MSW Scholar Award: Brandon Jurkovich 
  • MSW Field Student Award: Felicia Etzwiler 
  • MSW Social Justice Award: Michelle Kreidler 
  • MSW Spirit of Social Work Award: 
    Joseph Hoffman & Ivan Rosa


Phi Alpha Honorary Members

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Phi Alpha Honorary Member: Anthony Serpette Phi Alpha Honorary Member: Janice Cuddy


Alpha Alpha Alpha and Phi Alpha Undergraduate Inductees

Undergraduate students2

  • Cortney Crabb
  • Pamela DiBiasio
  • Amanda Fisher
  • Abigail Hohider
  • Kaitlin Konicek
  • Allie Long
  • Carla Long
  • Angel Magel
  • Anna Miller
  • Breana Mitchell
  • Mary-Margaret Ondack
  • Christie Rush
  • Jennifer Smead
  • Wilfredo E. Torres
  • Amanda Trainer
  • Kia L. Tyler
  • Kirsten Vaughn
  • Faith Walters
  • Kimberly Wetzel
  • Kaitlyn E. Wiggins
  • Jamira Wilcoxson

Phi Alpha Undergraduate Inductee:

Emily Planz

Alpha Alpha Alpha Inductee:

LaVonne Buckle

Phi Alpha MSW Inductees

MSW students1

  • Anne Marie Adams
  • Elisabeth Ann Albrecht
  • Marilyn Bills
  • Sirran Broomfield
  • Lauren Brown
  • Heather E. Burton
  • Sharon G. Cade
  • Kayla Ann Craig
  • Nancy Dunn
  • Felicia Etzwiler
  • Katharine Fertig
  • Kimberly Gabel
  • Alexandra Gonzalez
  • Sarah Elizabeth Hayes
  • Heather Hozan
  • Maggie M. Johnson
  • Latasha Kennard
  • Theresa M. Kesic
  • Michelle Kreidler
  • Therese M. McNeely
  • Monica Myers
  • Bobbi Niedenthal
  • Rebecca M. Prather
  • Jennifer E. Ramsey
  • Ivan Rosa
  • Sandra Marie Shirkey
  • Cara Nola Snyder
  • Sylvia L. Thomas
  • Stephanie Treubig
  • Christine Varnes
  • Kelsey Wheeler
  • Nicole Dawn Whitmer