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HONORS AND AWARDS--Student Recognition

2017 Outstanding SCCJ Undergraduate Student Award

Morgan Padrnos, UNL (above left) and Brandon Flowers, UNO (above right).  Presenter is Dr. Todd Armstrong (above left).

Jeff Marshall Memorial Scholarship

Kelsey Anderson, UNL (above left).  Presenter is Dr. Samantha Clinkinbeard (above right).

2017 Nebraska Criminal Justice Education Fund Scholarship

Recipients are Quade Brees (UNL), Joshua Cline (UNL), Chayla Senff (UNO) and Molly Wirtz (UNO, above left).  Presenter is Dr. Samantha Clinkinbeard (above right).

2017 Wade and Alice Knapp Scholarship

Recipients in alphabetic order:  Samantha Epstein (UNO), Morgan Padrnos (UNL), Zurisadai Perez (UNL), Jacqueline Powers (UNO), Rachael Rief (UNO), Natasha Riggleman (UNL) and Katy Weir (UNO).  Also pictured are the donors, Wade and Alice Knapp.

2017 Wakefield London Study Abroad Award

From left to right: Alejandro Cardenas (UNO), Megan Carrick (UNO), Andrew Romero (UNO) and Mackenzie Ehrenfried (UNL) with Dr. Pauline Brennan (presenter).

2017 Webb Family Scholarship

Recipient is Benson Moul (UNL) (above left).  Presenter is Dr. Samantha Clinkinbeard.

Prior Year (2015-2016) SCCJ Student Awards and Scholarships (Lincoln recipients):

    Outstanding Undergraduate Student Award--Eric Connor
    Jeff Marshall Memorial Scholarship--Morgan Padrnos
    Webb Family Scholarship--Eric Connor
    Wakefield London Study Abroad Award--Maizie Sterling
    Wade and Alice Knapp Scholarship--Nicholas Burr and Patrick Kolvek

HONORS AND AWARDS--Faculty and Staff Recognition

2016 Faculty Mentor of the Year Award

 Dr. Amy Anderson, Criminology and Criminal Justice Professor (Dr. Anderson is previously pictured with outstanding student awardee).

 2016 Staff Excellence Research and Assessment Award

Awarded to Sommer Fousek, Program Coordinator, Juvenile Justice Institute (above right).  Presented by the JJI Director, Dr. Ann Hobbs (above left) who was selected in October 2016 as the Executive Counselor for the ACJS Juvenile Justice Section.

UNL Parents Association and Teaching Council Recognition for Contributions to Students

Diana Elias Student

Karen Fulton
2017-2018 Recipients are Diana Elias, CRCJ student (top) and Karen Fulton, Assistant Director for Academic and Student Affairs (bottom). This is Karen's seventh award.
Danny Madrid
2016-2017 Recipient Danny Madrid, graduate student and instructor.
Don Carey
2016-2017 Recipient Don Carey, adjunct instructor
2015-2016 Recipients are Diane Dannelly, Advisor (left), Dr. Joseph Schwartz (right) and Bene Shobe, Adjunct Instructor (not pictured).  Diane also received this award in 2014-2015 and 2018-2019.

2015 Office Professional of the Year Award

Barbara Homer in the School of Criminology and Criminal Justice was presented with the Olive T. Ritchie Educational Office Professional of the Year Award.  The award was presented to her at the National Association of Educational Office Professionals (NAEOP) Annual Conference in Buffalo, New York on Friday, July 24, 2015.  Barbara became eligible for this award by winning the NEOPA’s (our state affiliate) Nebraska Educational Office Professional of the Year.

Congratulations Barbara, for winning these prestigious awards!

Barbara Homer (right) presented Educational Office Professional of the Year Award by Lola Young (left) at the NAEOP Conference