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#Bonas recognizes seniors for excellence during honors ceremony

May 14, 2017 |

The following students were recognized for academic excellence during St. Bonaventure University’s Honors Ceremony Saturday, May 13. The annual awards ceremony is part of the University’s Commencement Weekend.


The Ideal Bonaventure Woman

Winner: Julie E. Curran, Montpelier, Vt.

Honorable Mention: Riley R. Eike, Rochester, N.Y.


The Ideal Bonaventure Man

Winner: David C. Bryant, Utica, N.Y.

Honorable Mention: Michael L. McLanahan, Bradford, Pa.


General Excellence in the Arts Curriculum

Winner: Edmund Michael Lazzari, Yonkers, N.Y.

Honorable Mention: Peter Anthony Bertoldo, Attica, N.Y.   


General Excellence in the Science Curriculum

Winner: Preet Kaur Sohal, Great Falls, Va.  

Honorable Mention: Vivien Pat, Markham, Ontario, Canada


General Excellence in the Business Curriculum

Winner: Jacob James Everhart, Alden, N.Y.

Honorable Mention: Adam L. Ditcher, Salamanca, N.Y.  


General Excellence in the Education Curriculum

Winner: Caitlin N. Sandburg, Allegany, N.Y.

Honorable Mention: Samantha Grace Harrienger, East Greenbush, N.Y.


General Excellence in the Communication Curriculum

Winner: Jessica Lynn Dillon, Varysburg, N.Y.

Honorable Mention: Amelia Ann Kibbe, Harrison Valley, Pa.  


General Excellence Award for a Transfer Student

Winner: Kyle James Trietley, Allegany, N.Y.

Honorable Mention: Courtney D. Meyers, Olean, N.Y. 


The John J. McNamee Award for General Excellence in the Elementary Education

Curriculum

Winner: Karen L. Jablonski, Fairport, N.Y.

Honorable Mention: Rachel M. Barry, Webster, N.Y.


The John J. McNamee Award for General Excellence in the Physical Education

Curriculum

Winner: Emily K. Belfield, Lockport, N.Y.

Honorable Mention: Abbey L. Marchewka, Buffalo, N.Y.


The Al Nothem Student Teaching Award in Elementary Education

Winner: Lindsey N. Cousins, Olean, N.Y.

Honorable Mention: Kaitlyn M. Bearce, Lima, N.Y.; Karen L. Jablonski, Fairport, N.Y.


The Al Nothem Student Teaching Award in Physical Education

Winner:  Abbey L. Marchewka, Buffalo, N.Y.

Honorable Mention: Emily K. Belfield, Lockport, N.Y.


Overall Excellence in Sports Studies Award

Winner: Alexis M. Young, Punxsutawney, Pa.

Honorable Mention: Kelly E. Farrell, Williamsville, N.Y.


The Sister Margaret Flynn, O.S.F. Award

Winner: Lindsey N. Cousins, Olean, N.Y.

Honorable Mention: Neil L. Shoemaker, Olean, N.Y.


The Senior Theology Award

Winner: Ellen F. Piper, Newark, Ohio

Honorable Mention: Ryan J. Horan, Utica, N.Y.


The Boyd Litzinger Award for Excellence in the English Curriculum

Winner: Amelia A. Kibbe, Harrison Valley, Pa.

Honorable Mention: Mary B. Sauter, Hemlock, N.Y.


The International Studies Award

Winner: Kayla A. Dubiel, Baldwinsville, N.Y.

Honorable Mention: Erik T. Furgal, Bowling Green, N.Y.


The Sister Mary Anthony Brown Philosophy Award

Winner: Sophie C. Golden, Waverly, N.Y.


The S. C. Cornelio Award

Co-Winners: Maria N. Dispigno, Port Washington, N.Y.; Rachel C. Konieczny, Butler, Pa.


The Father Roderick Wheeler Award

Winner: Katelyn A. Chiccino, Shortsville, N.Y.

 Honorable Mention: Carli P. Lembicz, Franklinville, N.Y.; Jason S. Liao, Holmdel, N.J.


The Military Science Award

Winner: Erik T. Furgal, Bowling Green, Ky.

Honorable Mention: Jacob D. McCollum, Amherst, N.Y.


The Instrumental Music Award

Winner: Laurieanne E. Wickens, Bremen, Ind.

Honorable Mention: Dakota G. Ward, Depew, N.Y.


The Choral Music Award

Winner: Julie E. Curran, Montpelier, Vt.

Honorable Mention: Joshua T. Apker, Cortland, N.Y.; Daniel J. Cowan, Toronto,

Ontario, Canada


The Theater Award

Winner: Kristen M. Caputo, Salisbury Mills, N.Y.


The Visual Arts Award

Winner: Nathan L. Cass, Crozet, Va.

Honorable Mention: Jeffrey J. Tampe, Bemus Point, N.Y.


The Biology Award

Winner: Preet K. Sohal, Great Falls, Va.

Honorable Mention: Chantal Nguyen, Daly City, Calif.


The John L. and Leone E. Worden Memorial Award

Winner: Theodore Nguyen, Toronto, Ontario, Canada


The Mathematics Award

Winner: Cianna G. Duringer, Eden, N.Y.


The Computer Science Achievement Award

Honorable Mention: Evan T. Williams, West Valley, N.Y.


The Computer Science Service Award

Honorable Mention: Cassandra A. Tkaczow, Lima, N.Y.; Evan T. Williams, West

Valley, N.Y.


The Sigma Pi Sigma Award

Winner: Andrew S. Taylor, Cedar Hill, Texas


The Pi Delta Phi Award - French Honor Society

Winner: Peter A. Bertoldo, Attica, N.Y.

Honorable Mention: Emily A. Rosman, Rocky Point, N.Y.


The Modern Language Award in French

Winner: Peter A. Bertoldo, Attica, N.Y.

Honorable Mention: Emily A. Rosman, Rocky Point, N.Y.


The Modern Language Award in Spanish

Winner: Peter A. Bertoldo, Attica, N.Y.

Honorable Mention: Michelle L. Vick, Penfield, N.Y.


The Sigma Delta Pi Award – Spanish Honor Society

Winner: Michelle L. Vick, Penfield, N.Y.

Honorable Mention: Maria N. Dispigno, Port Washington, N.Y.


The Carl Wagner Psychology Award

Winner: Thomas A. King, Richmond Heights, Ohio

Honorable Mention: Michael J. Conley, Bath, N.Y.


The Alpha Gamma PSI Award

Winner: Courtney D. Meyers, Olean, N.Y.

Honorable Mention: Gabriela R. Tejada, Williamsville, N.Y.


The Political Science Award

Winner: Jesson M. Wolfe, Rochester, N.Y.

Honorable Mention: James W. Cook, Brockport, N.Y.


The Thomas A. Augustine Award

Winner: Cynthia E. Rich, West Seneca, N.Y.

Honorable Mention: Courtney N. Brinsky, Middletown, Del.


The American Institute of Chemists Award

Winner: Allison M. Field, La Fayette, N.Y.


The American Chemical Society Penn-York Section Excellence in Chemistry Award

Winner: Alexander J. Mazanek, Johnson City, N.Y.


The HEOP Award

Co-Winners: Jonathan H. Gallegos, Bronx, N.Y.; Aaliyah A. Samuels, Bronx, N.Y.


The Dr. Pierre Bretey Award

Winner: Jacob J. Everhart, Alden, N.Y.

Honorable Mention: Matthew R. Bizzaro, Columbia, N.J.


The John G. Watson Award for Business Leadership

Winner: Amanda J. Saeli, Orchard Park, N.Y.

Honorable Mention: Julie M. Shevlin, Rochester, N.Y.


The S. John Guson Award

Winner : Michael L. McLanahan, Bradford, Pa.

Honorable Mention: Julianna R. Carney, Rochester, N.Y.


The Accounting Excellence Award

Winner: Tyler T. McElheny, Freedom, N.Y.

Honorable Mention: Julie M. Shevlin, Rochester, N.Y.


The New York State Society of CPAs Senior Award of Honor

Winner: Jacob J. Everhart, Alden, N.Y.

Honorable Mention: Linda Herrick, Bliss, N.Y.


Outstanding Transfer Student in Accounting Award

Winner: Maureen D. Milliken, Elmira, N.Y.


The Y. S. Pandit Award

Winner: Maxwell D. Iovoli, Mendon, N.Y.


The Austin Finan Award in Finance

Winner: Cianna G. Duringer, Eden, N.Y.

Honorable Mention: Nicholas P.  Shields, Burnt Hills, N.Y.


The Dr. John H. Burns Award for Excellence in Finance

Winner: Ryland E. Wiseman, Cleveland, Ohio

Honorable Mention: Benjamin C. Collins, Glens Falls, N.Y.


The Award for Overall Excellence in Marketing

Winner: Laurieanne E. Wickens, Bremen, Ind.

Honorable Mention: Michael J. White, Gilbert, Ariz.


The Award for Overall Excellence in Management

Winner: Adam L. Ditcher, Allegany, N.Y.

Honorable Mention: Trevor A. Nourse, Delevan, N.Y.


The Father Cornelius Welch Award for Achievement in Photography

Winner: Riley R. Eike, Rochester, N.Y.

Honorable Mention: Lian A. Bunny, Tonawanda, N.Y.


The Mary A. Hamilton Woman of Promise Award

Winner: Hannah R. Gordon, Orchard Park, N.Y.


The Mosser Award for Outstanding Achievement in the Mass Communication

Curriculum

Winner: William P. Tighe, Stewartsville, N.J.

Honorable Mention: Elyse N. Breeze, Lockport, N.Y.


The Koop Award for Outstanding Achievement in the Broadcast Curriculum

Winner: Brittany N. Slomba, Buffalo, N.Y.

Honorable Mention: Catherine A. Brown, Middleport, N.Y.


The Jandoli Award for Outstanding Achievement in the Print Curriculum

Winner: Amelia A. Kibbe, Harrison Valley, Pa.

Honorable Mention: Julia E. Mericle, Kingston, Pa.


The Mark Hellinger Award

Winner: Lian A. Bunny, Tonawanda, N.Y.

Honorable Mention: Hannah R. Gordon, Orchard Park, N.Y.


The Buffalo News Award

Winner: Rachel C. Konieczny, Butler, Pa.


Outstanding Academic Achievement Award for Excellence in the Graduate English Curriculum

Winner: Robert J. Barna, Dallas, Pa.

Honorable Mention: Paul L. Menke, Pittsburgh, Pa.


Outstanding Academic Achievement Award for Excellence in the Graduate Literacy Curriculum

Winner: Jennifer A. Haley, Buffalo, N.Y.

Honorable Mention: Maria R. Liotta, Erie, Pa.


Outstanding Academic Achievement Award for Excellence in the Graduate Differentiated Instruction Curriculum

Winner: Daniel Dubiel, Allegany, N.Y.


Outstanding Academic Achievement Award for Excellence in the Graduate Differentiated Instruction Curriculum at the Buffalo Center

Winner: Dylan M. Penner, Hamburg, N.Y.


The J. Francis O’Malley Award

Winner: Tayler N. Clark, Cuba, N.Y.

Honorable Mention: Emily E. Kayes, Olean, N.Y.


The Al Nothem Student Teaching Award in Secondary Education

Winner: Katelyn A. Chiccino, Shortsville, N.Y.

Honorable Mention: Erin M. Dempsey, Glenwood, N.Y.


The New York State Society of CPAs Graduate Award of Honor

Winner: Kevin J. Veeley, Milford, Conn.

Honorable Mention: Gerard M. Stankewicz, Peconic, N.Y.


The Fra. Luca Pacioli Award for Excellence in Accounting in the Five-Year Program

Co-Winners: Patricia C. Gould, Pittsford, N.Y.; Bradi A. Hopkins, Arcade, N.Y.


The Eugene F. Kirk Memorial Award for an Outstanding Finance Student in the MBA Program

Winner: David M. Cappuccio, Springville, N.Y.

Honorable Mention: Daniel P. Cecilia, Harrisburg, Pa.


The Master of Business Administration General Excellence Award

Winner: Stephanie Dolliver, Rush, N.Y.

Honorable Mention: Christopher Meyers, Allegany, N.Y. 

 

The Master of Business Administration General Excellence Award at the Buffalo Center

Winner: Corey McNierney, Hamburg, N.Y.

Honorable Mention: David Cappuccio, Springville, N.Y.


The Deborah A. Henretta Award for Outstanding Achievement in Integrated Marketing Communications

Winner: David S. Kassnoff, Webster, N.Y.


The Laurie A. Branch Award for Outstanding Achievement in Integrated Marketing Communications

Winner: Maria R. Hayes, Astoria, N.Y. 

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