The Ohio State University at Marion


Award winners at the 47th Annual Academic Recognition Ceremony

April 26, 2018

The Ohio State University at Marion celebrates the academic achievement, scholarship, and outreach of our students and faculty during a special campus ceremony each year. The 47th Annual Academic Recognition program formally recognizes achievement in biology, chemistry, creative writing, digital media, earth science, engineering, environmental citizenship, fine arts, foreign language, history, honors education, research, study abroad, teaching, writing, and the overall academic success of our students. For a complete list of award winners visit: 2018 Academic Recognition Award Recipients; or to watch the 2018 ceremony.

2018 recipient Dr. Ryan Yoder (regular faculty) -The Marion Campus Teaching Award honors two faculty members – one regular faculty member and one associated faculty member – for excellence in teaching. Chosen by the faculty, the recipient of this award is not announced until the awards program.

2018 recipient Dr. Ryan Yoder (regular faculty) -The Marion Campus Teaching Award honors two faculty members – one regular faculty member and one associated faculty member – for excellence in teaching. Chosen by the faculty, the recipient of this award is not announced until the awards program.

2018 recipient Sue Oakes (associated faculty) - The Marion Campus Teaching Award honors two faculty members – one regular faculty member and one associated faculty member – for excellence in teaching. Chosen by the faculty, the recipient of this award is not announced until the awards program.

2018 recipient Sue Oakes (associated faculty) - The Marion Campus Teaching Award honors two faculty members – one regular faculty member and one associated faculty member – for excellence in teaching. Chosen by the faculty, the recipient of this award is not announced until the awards program.

2018 recipient Dr. Mostafa Elsaadany - The Griffin Honor Society Teaching Award is presented by the Griffin Honor Society recognizes superior undergraduate teaching by a senior lecturer, lecturer, instructor or teaching associate at Ohio State Marion.

2018 recipient Dr. Mostafa Elsaadany - The Griffin Honor Society Teaching Award is presented by the Griffin Honor Society recognizes superior undergraduate teaching by a senior lecturer, lecturer, instructor or teaching associate at Ohio State Marion.

2018 recipient Hannah Marie Fuller - - The C. Eugene Maynard Academic Excellence Award is presented each year to the outstanding senior student who has completed a significant portion of her/his studies on the Marion campus and has attained a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.50. This award is funded by Ohio State alumni and the Ohio State Marion Honors Program. 

2018 recipient Hannah Marie Fuller - - The C. Eugene Maynard Academic Excellence Award is presented each year to the outstanding senior student who has completed a significant portion of her/his studies on the Marion campus and has attained a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.50. This award is funded by Ohio State alumni and the Ohio State Marion Honors Program. 

2018 recipient Madeline Marie Nicol, senior - The Undergraduate Excellence Awards are presented to freshmen, sophomore, junior, and senior students recognized as outstanding by virtue of combined achievements in scholarship, leadership, and service to The Ohio State University at Marion. These awards are made possible through contributions to the Howard Honors Fund and the Babich Honors Fund.

2018 recipient Madeline Marie Nicol, senior - The Undergraduate Excellence Awards are presented to freshmen, sophomore, junior, and senior students recognized as outstanding by virtue of combined achievements in scholarship, leadership, and service to The Ohio State University at Marion. These awards are made possible through contributions to the Howard Honors Fund and the Babich Honors Fund.

2018 recipient Keily Renae Cunningham, senior - The Undergraduate Excellence Awards are presented to freshmen, sophomore, junior, and senior students recognized as outstanding by virtue of combined achievements in scholarship, leadership, and service to The Ohio State University at Marion. These awards are made possible through contributions to the Howard Honors Fund and the Babich Honors Fund.

2018 recipient Keily Renae Cunningham, senior - The Undergraduate Excellence Awards are presented to freshmen, sophomore, junior, and senior students recognized as outstanding by virtue of combined achievements in scholarship, leadership, and service to The Ohio State University at Marion. These awards are made possible through contributions to the Howard Honors Fund and the Babich Honors Fund.

2018 recipient Ruksana Regina Kabealo, junior - The Undergraduate Excellence Awards are presented to freshmen, sophomore, junior, and senior students recognized as outstanding by virtue of combined achievements in scholarship, leadership, and service to The Ohio State University at Marion. These awards are made possible through contributions to the Howard Honors Fund and the Babich Honors Fund.

2018 recipient Ruksana Regina Kabealo, junior - The Undergraduate Excellence Awards are presented to freshmen, sophomore, junior, and senior students recognized as outstanding by virtue of combined achievements in scholarship, leadership, and service to The Ohio State University at Marion. These awards are made possible through contributions to the Howard Honors Fund and the Babich Honors Fund.

2018 recipient Thomas Jacob Yoder, freshman - The Undergraduate Excellence Awards are presented to freshmen, sophomore, junior, and senior students recognized as outstanding by virtue of combined achievements in scholarship, leadership, and service to The Ohio State University at Marion. These awards are made possible through contributions to the Howard Honors Fund and the Babich Honors Fund.

2018 recipient Thomas Jacob Yoder, freshman - The Undergraduate Excellence Awards are presented to freshmen, sophomore, junior, and senior students recognized as outstanding by virtue of combined achievements in scholarship, leadership, and service to The Ohio State University at Marion. These awards are made possible through contributions to the Howard Honors Fund and the Babich Honors Fund.

2018 recipient Nathan Baker, sophomore - The Undergraduate Excellence Awards are presented to freshmen, sophomore, junior, and senior students recognized as outstanding by virtue of combined achievements in scholarship, leadership, and service to The Ohio State University at Marion. These awards are made possible through contributions to the Howard Honors Fund and the Babich Honors Fund.

2018 recipient Nathan Baker, sophomore - The Undergraduate Excellence Awards are presented to freshmen, sophomore, junior, and senior students recognized as outstanding by virtue of combined achievements in scholarship, leadership, and service to The Ohio State University at Marion. These awards are made possible through contributions to the Howard Honors Fund and the Babich Honors Fund.

2018 recipient Dr. Rich Bradley - The Ralph Howard Service Award is presented annually by the Marion Campus Board of Trustees to an individual member of the community, or an organization, that has contributed to the development of the academic program and has made a significant impact on the quality of education at The Ohio State University at Marion.

2018 recipient Dr. Rich Bradley - The Ralph Howard Service Award is presented annually by the Marion Campus Board of Trustees to an individual member of the community, or an organization, that has contributed to the development of the academic program and has made a significant impact on the quality of education at The Ohio State University at Marion.

2018 recipient Ayah Said, sophomore - The Undergraduate Excellence Awards are presented to freshmen, sophomore, junior, and senior students recognized as outstanding by virtue of combined achievements in scholarship, leadership, and service to The Ohio State University at Marion. These awards are made possible through contributions to the Howard Honors Fund and the Babich Honors Fund.

2018 recipient Ayah Said, sophomore - The Undergraduate Excellence Awards are presented to freshmen, sophomore, junior, and senior students recognized as outstanding by virtue of combined achievements in scholarship, leadership, and service to The Ohio State University at Marion. These awards are made possible through contributions to the Howard Honors Fund and the Babich Honors Fund.

The 47th Annual Academic Recognition Program was dedicated to the Memory of Andrew James Ault, Ashleigh Michelle Hunt, and Raymond Absalom Williams IV.

The 47th Annual Academic Recognition Program was dedicated to the Memory of Andrew James Ault, Ashleigh Michelle Hunt, and Raymond Absalom Williams IV.