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Gulf Coast Students Honored by College of Education and Psychology

Date 7-20-06

Contact Jana Bryant 601.266.4497

Author Anna Brannin


Hattiesburg—Twenty-one University of Southern Mississippi students from across the Gulf Coast were honored by the College of Education and Psychology this spring at the college’s annual awards ceremony.

Awards and scholarships were given to approximately 65 students from the various departments within the college. Students were recognized for their academic achievements and contributions to the university.

The College of Education and Psychology is home to seven departments: Child and Family Studies; Curriculum, Instruction, and Special Education; Educational Field Experiences; Education Leadership and Research; Library and Information Sciences; Psychology; and Technology Education.

Award recipients are as follows:

  • Karen Aderer of Bay St. Louis received an academic achievement award from the Psychology department. Aderer is a senior psychology major.
  • Rebecca Anderson of Gautier received the Outstanding Junior Award for the entire college. Anderson is a junior elementary education major.
  • Sheila Baggett of Gulfport received an academic achievement award from the Psychology department. Baggett is a senior psychology major.
  • Karen Bishop of Long Beach received an academic achievement award from the Psychology department. Bishop is a senior psychology major.
  • Angelia Bone of Vancleave received an academic achievement award from the Psychology department. Bone is a senior psychology major.
  • Jane Bunn of Gulfport received the Outstanding Senior Award for the Gulf Coast campus. Bunn is a senior elementary education major.
  • Jesse Cheeseman of Ocean Springs received the Outstanding TOE Student Award. This award is presented to an undergraduate student with an overall minimum GPA of a 3.5 who demonstrates leadership and shows a potential contribution to the profession. Cheeseman is a junior Technology Education major.
  • Olivia Cox of Gulfport received an academic achievement award from the Psychology department. Cox is a senior psychology major.
  • Sharon Davis of Gulfport received the Warren Tracy scholarship from the School of Library and Science. Davis is a graduate student studying library and information science.
  • Drew Foretich of Gulfport received an academic achievement award from the Psychology department. Foretich is a senior psychology major.
  • Kimberly Gerosolina of D’Iberville received an academic achievement award from the Psychology department. Gerosolina is a senior psychology major.
  • Vanessa Headley-Perniciaro of Pass Christian received an academic achievement award from the Psychology department. Headley-Perniciaro is a sophomore psychology major.
  • Lindsey Larkin of Gulfport received the Anne M. Rob scholarship from the School of Library and Information Science. Larkin is a senior library and information science major.
  • Kara Lockhart of Pascagoula received the academic achievement award for the Gulf Coast campus. Lockhart is a senior elementary education major.
  • Gregory Mack of Biloxi received an academic achievement award from the Psychology department. Mack is a senior psychology major.
  • James Oswalt of Long Beach received an academic achievement award from the Psychology department. Oswalt is senior psychology major.
  • Vanessa Remel of Gautier received the academic achievement award. Remel is a senior elementary education major.
  • Karen Rhudy of Picayune received an academic achievement award from the Psychology department. Rhudy is a graduate student studying psychology.
  • Betty Rische of Pascagoula received an academic achievement award from the Psychology department. Rische is a senior psychology major.
  • Chad Seals of Lucedale received an academic achievement award from the Technology Education department. Seals is an instructional technology graduate student.
  • Sky Thomas of Bay St. Louis received the Outstanding Practicum Award. Thomas is a senior technology education major.

July 20, 2006 2:25 PM

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