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Student Awards

Student Awards

Left to Right:  Katherine Smith, Timothy Nooney, Sakinah Stewart, Merri Nelms, Jacob McDonald, David Foerster

Certificate of the Society of Socrates and Hypatia

Socrates

Each year the Department of Philosophy awards the Certificate of the Society of Socrates and Hypatia to those students who have displayed academic excellence in Hypatiaphilosophy.

Students qualify for this award on the basis of the following criteria:

  1. a G.P.A. of at least 3.4 in philosophy
  2. completion of at least 9 credit hours in philosophy at FSU
  3. completion of at least one philosophy course at FSU in the preceding calendar year
  4. majoring or minoring in philosophy
  5. consensus of the department.

Recipients of the Certificate of the Society of Socrates and Hypatia

2015
Joshua Aman
Nicholas Gray
Chelsea Hunter
Trevor Jones
Jacob McDonald
Brian Neumyer
Timothy Nooney
Neil Pannell
Katherine Smith
2014
David Foerster
Jacob McDonald
Merri Nelms
Brian Neumyer
Timothy Nooney
Katherine Smith
Sakinah Stewart
2013
Sakinah Stewart
Neri Nelms
Katherine Smith
Scott Turner
Brendan Taylor
2011
Preshus Plummer
Shaheed Ziyout
Elliot Weidow
David Gilliam
Britany Palmer
Jessica Growden
Gunsel Ozcan
Casey Cherneski
Alexander Alteri
2010
William Grimm
Gabriel Arseneault
Shawna Duckworth
Brittany Palmer
Preshus Plummer
Lance Sincavage
Shaheed Ziyout
Emily Phillips
Elliot Weidow
Jamaal Lawson
Sarah Llewellyn
Shannon Dencsy
Gunsel Ozcan
Casey Cherneski
Kyle Dory
Leigh Ann Oates
Jessica Growden
2009
Thomas Czeh
Nathan Carroll
Patrick Gutowski
Lance Sincavage
Leigh Ann Oates
Kyle Dory
Ian Thoman
Sara Harris
Justin Raines
Gunsel Ozcan
Curtis Spiker
Brock Shriver
Matthew Crawford
2008
Thomas Czeh
Brock Everline
Paul Foley
Diana Franklin
Ian Salmon
Lance Sincavage
Curtis Spiker
Michael Raines
L'Oreal Threat
Siobhan Wilcock
2007
Shannon Cameron
Chris Grimsley
Ian Salmon
Joseph Stovall
2006
Terry Apple
Shannon Cameron
Gibb Cockrum
Chris Grimsley
Frank Lancaster
Molly Ness
David Rosenblatt
2005
Dan Andrews
Terry Apple
Greyson Burke
Erika Eberly
David Greenwood
Alison Isaacs-Dunn
Jeremy Kaler
Jessica Keiper
Frank Lancaster
Molly Ness
Rene Parks
Dyana Williams
2004
Dan Andrews
Greyson Burke
Mike Delaney
Erika Eberly
David Greenwood
Stacie Haselberger
Alison Isaacs-Dunn
Jeremy Kaler
Jessica Keiper
Jessica Keyser
Frank Lancaster
Rene Parks
Jenna Thrasher
Dyana Williams
Ben Witmer
Dennis Wright
2003
Beth Bicker
Beth Bohlander
Thomas Britner
Jason Burke
Dustin Davis
Brendon LaBuz
Ian Salmon
Jenna Thrasher
Paula Vroman
Ben Witmer
Dennis Wright

Honors Convocation Award Winners

  • 2015 - Katherine Smith
  • 2014 – Sakinah Stewart
  • 2012 – Elliot Weidow
  • 2011 – Preshus Mary Plummer
  • 2010 – Lance Sincavage
  • 2009 – Thomas Czeh
  • 2007 – Molly O’Bryen Ness
  • 2006 – Terry Lee Apple, Jr.
  • 2005 – Alison Isaacs-Dunn
  • 2004 – Jenna Leigh Thrasher
  • 2003 – Dustin Paul Davis
  • 2001 – Steven Grant Weimer
  • 1998 – Paul Matthew Gaither
  • 1996 – Sara Rachel Chant
  • 1995 – Mary C. Crable
  • 1993 – John Feaster
  • 1991 – Jason Fuller
  • 1990 – Peter Viles
  • 1989 – Sean McCaney
  • 1985 – Kurt Lemmert
  • 1983 – Janet Beth Coleman
  • 1980 – Richard W. Andrews
  • 1977 – Spencer Schweinhart

Student Awards Winners 2018

Pictured: 2011 certificate recipients Elliot Weidow (back row, 2nd from left), Casey Cherneski (back row, 3rd from left), and David Gilliam (front row, 2nd from left),  along with Philosophy faculty and a fellow student, Derrick Barnes.