Greensboro College Recognizes Student Leaders with Awards

(Last Updated On: April 21, 2017)

ed6af5cb-beab-4ade-b0b9-90154cf9e18fGREENSBORO, N.C. — Greensboro College has recognized more than 20 of its students with student leadership awards presented by various campus organizations.

The individual awards and their winners are:

  • Pride Leader of the Year: Rachel Lemons
  • Resident Advisor of the Year: Vheenah Dei-Tumi
  • Karen Pierre Perseverance Award: Teron Brooker-Parquet
  • Founding Leadership Team: Melanie Smith, Sofia Sedergren, Paul Freeman, Suzanne McClenaghan
  • Religious Life Outstanding Leader Award: Davis Cahill
  • Religious Life Organization Leader of the Year: Aliya Graves
  • Village 401 Outstanding Leadership Award: Samara Alba
  • Student Honors Organization Outstanding Freshman: Adelaide Elliott
  • Student Honors Organization Outstanding Sophomore: Hannah Clayton
  • Student Honors Organization Outstanding Junior: Andrew Hoyle
  • Student Honors Organization Outstanding Senior: Sofia Sedergren
  • Greensboro College Honors Director Award of Excellence: Melanie Smith
  • Theta Xi Man of the Year: Brad McBride
  • Alpha Xi Delta Sister of the Year: Rachel Hamilton
  • Student Activities Innovative Leadership Award: Paul Freeman
  • Student Activities Most Dedicated Board Member: Sofia Sedergren
  • Student Government Association Officer of the Year: Paul Freeman
  • Daphne Smith Ginnings Student Development Award: Vheenah Dei-Tumi
  • Nikki Christakos Altruism Award: Samara Alba

Greensboro College provides a liberal arts education grounded in the traditions of the United Methodist Church and fosters the intellectual, social, and, spiritual development of all students while supporting their individual needs.

Founded in 1838 and located in downtown Greensboro, the college enrolls about 1,000 students from 29 states and territories, the District of Columbia, and seven foreign countries in its undergraduate liberal-arts program and four master’s degree programs. In addition to rigorous academics and a well-supported Honors program, the school features an 18-sport NCAA Division III athletic program and dozens of service and recreational opportunities.