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Honors News

CultureCloud won first place at the 2016 Business Plan Competition, held by the Rohrer College of Business. The team included Honors students Jeff Eker, Charlie Grab, Austin Carrig, Justin Lavan, Brad Johnson, Antonia Nuzzolo, Caroline Otto, Matthew Whitley and Nick Felker.

Think Like a Girl Engineering kits won second place and the team including Honors student Gabrielle Rochino.

Honors students received several prestigious awards at the 2016 Rowan Leadership Summit (below). Congratulations to:

  • Rebecca Crowther, Rachael McCorkle, Steven Schwartz, Annemarie Webb, Michael Viola: PCI/FCL/ASPIRE/FLIP Leadership Training Recognition
  • Rebecca Crowther: Leadership Application & Organizational Effectiveness
  • Nicolette Camishion, Rakel Dziobek, Mark Errera, Carly Samuels: Leadership Sustainability
  • Carly Samuels: Robert D. Bole Humanitarian University Medallion Award
  • Kunal Patel: Nancy Fox Award For Embracing the Rowan Spirit
  • Mark Errera: Lawson J. Brown Senior Scholarship Award
  • Nicolette Camishion: Kathleen M. Murry Academic Excellence & Service Award
  • Anisa Adkins: Charis M Wilson Scholarship (for her dedication to academic excellence and leadership)
  • Tyriese Holloway, Ashley Nichols: Tedd Importico Scholarship (For demonstrating leadership, inclusion and individuality)
  • Carly Samuels: Outstanding Student Leader (For her exemplary leadership and service)
  • Jeff Eker: Legacy Award (For his impactful leadership and accomplishments)
  • The American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) won Outstanding Student Organization at the Leadership Rowan Summit. Members of this Executive Board in Honors include: Mariah Soyring (President), Chris Addonizio (Secretary), Kayla Sweet (Treasurer), Freha Tahir (Industrial Liaison), Daniel Torri (Fundraising Chair), Chris Carrie (Service Chair), Kyle Firestone (Webmaster), Amanda Christon (Freshman Class Rep)
  • And last, but not least: Dr. Lee Talley: Advisor of the Year


Max Bareiss won second place at the 2016 Rohrer College of Business Elevator Pitch Competition for his product, Printrcycle. Jenna Dickinson placed 3rd with her company, Build-A-Bra.

The following students received the Dean's Outstanding Senior Awards for the College of Science and Mathematics: Erica Avery for Biochemistry, Julianne Thornton for Bioinformatics, Olivia Fiebig in Chemistry, and Maureen Sessa in Psychology.

Paul Rothlauf was accepted to be a Harvard-Amgen Scholar, one of the most competitive Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) summer programs.

James A. Ritchie III (below) gave a presentation at the Southern New Jersey Professional Societies (SNJPS) March dinner meeting. He spoke about his work implementing and testing a genetic algorithm for creating time-shifted air traffic scenarios for Conflict Probe (CP) testing.

Sylvia Hanna earned an Honorable Mention for the prestigious Barry Goldwater Scholarship.

Nick Felker and Chris Frederickson spearheaded Rowan's first Hackathon, Profhacks. It was a great success, read more about it here!

Tyler Jiang, a History/International Studies double major, published an essay (“Djibouti is Jumping”) for the Foreign Policy Research Institute. Click here to read his work!