2017 Engaged Scholar Awards Announced

Tuesday's Community Engaged Scholars Symposium included the awarding of the 2017 Engaged Scholar Awards, which recognize and honor outstanding efforts and achievements made toward the development and practice in the field of community engagement between UNC constituents and community partners. And the winners were:

Engaged Faculty

Mike Kimball, Anthropology

Engaged Graduate Student

Savannah Cormier and David Matheson, Campus Connections

Engaged Undergraduate Student

Megan Bissell. Sociology

Engaged UNC Staff

Victoria Niccum, University Relations

UNC Community Engaged Partner

Elena Rosenfeld, High Plains Library

Social Science Engaged Scholar Award

Whitney Duncan, Anthropology

Phelps Family CAP Undergraduate Student Scholarship Awards

  • Nikea Minott, Nursing
  • Marisol Jackson, Sociology
  • Hailey Gerton, Elementary Education

Certificates of recognition were given to the following engaged faculty:

  • Kyle Ward, Criminal Justice
  • Kevin Cody, Environmental Studies
  • Russ Carson, Gary Heise, Brian Dauenhauer, Mike Capps; Sport and Exercise Science