College of Business and Public Administration Honors Students, Faculty, Staff
Old Dominion University's College of Business and Public Administration held its annual program honoring outstanding students, faculty and staff on April 26.
Nineteen students were inducted into the Honor Society of Beta Gamma Sigma, an international honor society recognizing the outstanding academic achievements of students enrolled in collegiate business and management programs accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.
To be eligible for membership in Beta Gamma Sigma, a student must rank in the upper 7 percent of the junior class, the upper 10 percent of the senior class or the upper 20 percent of the graduating master's class.
Inducted students included:
Manuela Hansmeier Johnson
Gabriele Louise Jones
Ten students were inducted into the Honor Society of Pi Alpha Alpha, the national honor society that recognizes academic achievement in the field of public affairs and administration.
To be eligible for membership in Pi Alpha Alpha, students must have maintained a grade point average of at least 3.7 and have completed at least 50 percent of the required coursework for the degree.
Inducted students included:
The following student awards were presented:
CBPA Alumni Award - Aaron Robbins
CBPA Outstanding Students for the Bagwell-Jones Prize - Brian C. Kint and Aaron Robbins
Wall Street Journal Award - Aaron Robbins
Honors Program Outstanding Graduating Student Award - James Osborne
Outstanding Decision Sciences Student Award - Aleksandr Seleznev
Jack W. Nickson & Nathaniel Shechter Memorial Award for Excellence in Economics - James E. Garris
Agarwal-Yochum Scholarship - James E. Garris
Outstanding Financial Management Student Award - Shawn M. Sabo
Outstanding Insurance Student Award - Mary Catherine Callahan
Outstanding Real Estate Student Award - Afshin Shamlou
William H. Crouch Chapter of the Information Systems and Project Management Professionals Outstanding Student - Daniel Smits
Outstanding Information Technology Student - Kyle Almas
Outstanding International Business Student - Manuela Johnson
Outstanding Management Student - Nathan Canu
Outstanding Marketing Student - Jennifer L. Mullen
Outstanding M.A. Student in Economics - Sheranga Dias
Outstanding M.B.A. Student - Craig Wightman
Outstanding Master's Student in Public Administration - James C. Lackey
Outstanding Doctoral Student in Public Administration and Urban Policy - Brandi L. Blessett
Wolfgang Pindur Endowed Scholarship in Applied Research - Michael B. Russell, Vivian W. Greentree
Military Leadership Sciences Outstanding Cadet - Cadet Axia L. Jelderks
Military Leadership Sciences Cadet Leadership Award - Cadet Jay P. Irwin
Institute of Management Accountants Outstanding Accounting Student - Megan M. Robison
Association of Government Accountants Outstanding Government Auditing Student - Randy F. Pullins
Tidewater Chapter of Institute of Internal Auditors Outstanding Auditing Students - Jamarr W. Whitted
Tidewater Chapter of the Virginia Society of CPAs Outstanding Accounting Student - Alyssa S. Petrobono
Virginia Society of CPAs Outstanding Accounting Student - Brian C. Kint
Federation of Schools of Accountancy Outstanding Graduate Student Award - Mark Gallant
Jack W. Kerr Jr. Outstanding Graduate Taxation Student Award - John S. Hefley
Dehority Accounting Alumni Scholarship - Steven R. Doskey
Outstanding Doctoral Student in Finance - Boris Abbey
Outstanding Doctoral Student in Information Technology - Liu Liu Fu
Outstanding Doctoral Student in Marketing - Sarah Mady
Outstanding Doctoral Student in Management - Maureen Muller
Outstanding Maritime and Supply Chain Management Student - Donald (Scott) Babcock
Rolf Williams Scholarship -Propeller Club of the United States, Port of Norfolk Scholarship Award - Grant Berger
Faculty awards were presented to:
Faculty Research Award - Ling Li, assistant professor of decision sciences
Faculty Teaching Award (tenured/tenure track) - Yuping Liu-Thompkins, associate professor of marketing
Faculty Teaching Award (non-tenure track) - Jimmy Carraway, senior lecturer of information technology
Faculty Advising Award - Roya Ardalan, senior lecturer of information technology
Faculty Service Award - Bruce Rubin, professor of finance; David Cook, professor of decision sciences
The Classified Staff Member of Year Award was presented to Vicki Curtis, executive assistant for economics, information technology and decision sciences.
Faculty and staff award winners receive $500 in cash and a plaque.
This article was posted on: May 4, 2010
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