Cameron University’s Office of Campus Life is pleased to announce the recipients of its annual awards, which are presented to students, faculty and staff. Awards include the Top 20 Students, comprised of outstanding juniors and seniors, and the Top 10 Non-Traditional Students, made up of outstanding juniors and seniors over the age of 25. Students are selected based on excellence in leadership, community service, campus involvement and academics.
This year's Top 20 honorees, listed by hometown, are:
Apache: Connie Goodwin
Buenos Aires, Argentina: Melany Opolz
Burns Flat: Kensey Garrison
Cache: Rikki Tasso-Thompson
Colton, Calif.: Isabel Rosales
Duncan: Kamryn Brown, Desiree Miller
Elgin: Morgan Magness
Frederick: Michele Pierce
Geronimo: Shalyn Bowles, Carly Sweat
Lawton/Fort Sill: Tristan Adams, Khalil Cabrera-Tosado, Kyndall Erricson, Danielle Lewis, She’Kayla Love, Jose Olivo, Blanca Rodriguez, Kerrigan Thorne, Colin To
Marlow: Brooke Morriston
Making Cameron’s Top 10 list are:
Cyril: Kyle Smith
Duncan: Billie Strutton
Lawton/Fort Sill: Rachel Carlson, Monika Freitag, Celita Conzalez, Patricia Herrera
Marlow: Timothy Alaniz
Reno, Nev.: Lynnsey Manard
Russellville, Ark.: Jennifer Price
Jadance Black, Katherine-Mae Delcamp and Chester Porter were named Outstanding Intramural Athletes.
The Accounting Club achieved Platinum Aggies status in addition to being recognized as a Five-Star Organization.
During this unusual year, student organizations that showed resiliency by creating community and living its mission despite the challenges brought by COVID-19, were honored with the Ole Kim Spirit Award. Organizations receiving this honor were Accounting Club, Biology Club, Chemistry Club, Native American Student Association, Omega Zeta Theta and Psi Chi.