2017-18 Awards and Prizes

Award of Excellence
given to a member of each class for displaying exceptional leadership through their involvement and influence on campus
Amanda Battle '18
Ariana Fisher '19
Chandler Houdin '20
Olivia (Liv) Cabrera '21
Bridge-Builder Award
given to the student who has successfully worked across the usual boundaries of campus life to bring together student groups, students and faculty/staff, or students and area residents
Laura Poulton '18
Bison Award for Excellence in Co-curricular Activities
recognizes seniors who have made significant contributions to various co-curricular and community activities. Criteria for selection are the breadth and depth of involvement and is not limited to the holding of formal offices
Amanda Battle '18
Meghan Belinsky '18
Mikayla Berliner '18
Maddie Boone '18
Amarachi Ekekwe '18
Sam Greenberg '18
Chris Gregory '18
Bailey Harris '18
Nneoma Ibezim '18
Nancy Ingabire Abayo '18
Trey Johnson '18
Allan La '18
Anna Millar '18
Shirah Moffatt-Darko '18
Alexander Murph '18
Sharon On '18
Leo Orozco '18
Laura Poulton '18
Nigesh Prajapati '18
John Quinn '18
Reid Sanchez '18
Anthony Scrima '18
Anushikha Sharma '18
Parker Watson '18
Suzie Zubkoff '18
The Don Stechschulte Change Agent Award
given to the student who has shown the courage and vision to actively advocate for positive change on campus and/or in the world. The recipient should be someone who believes deeply in an idea or project and helps others see that it can be done, in spite of obstacles
Amarachi Ekekwe '18
Gerald W. Commerford Orange & Blue Award
given to a student who demonstrates passion, spirit and a committed desire to make Bucknell a better place
John Quinn '18
Civility and Respect Award
given to a student who exhibits the ideals of civility and mutual respect in their actions and words and works to promote inclusiveness among all members of the Bucknell community
Soni Madnani '20
Community Outreach Award
given to a student who has unselfishly given of his/her time and energy in serving the local community above and beyond normal expectations
Nneoma Ibezim '18
Emerging Leader Award
given to a member of the first-year or sophomore class who has become active in co-curricular activities and has demonstrated outstanding leadership potential
Brishti Mandal '20
Student Leadership Mentor Award
iven to a student who has used their experience to identify, encourage, and support students in their leadership development
Anna Millar '18
Student Organization Award
given to a group of students who have significantly impacted their group, the campus, or the community through innovation, collaboration, and the quality of leadership they have displayed
Club Badminton

Awards for faculty, administrative and support staff

Forrest D. Brown Award
given annually to a member of the faculty, administrative, or support staff who has repeatedly demonstrated a commitment to the community and its needs, and who has also affected the lives of Bucknell students by impressing upon them the values of community service
Eric Martin
Leadership Mentor Award
given to a member of the faculty, administrative, or support staff, whose door is consistently open to encourage and support students in their leadership development. This person need not be in a position which has formal student leadership responsibilities
Tammy Hiller