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University honors top College of Education scholars at Academic Awards ceremony

April 28, 2011
More than 50 Lander University students were honored recently for their scholastic accomplishments during the 2010-2011 academic year, receiving the top discipline and special awards from the university's four academic colleges. The awards were presented during Lander's annual Academic and Student Life Awards Ceremony.

College of Education - Discipline
Receiving discipline awards from Lander University's College of Education, pictured from left, are: Anna Taylor of Batesburg, early childhood education; Rachel Datz of Tega Cay, psychology; Christin Moss of Williamston, exercise science; and Taylor Culbertson of Whitmire, athletic training. Second row, from left, are: Amber Scates of Greenwood, elementary education; Melissa Reynolds of Pomaria, secondary education; Newsy Davis of Orangeburg, graduate; Leroy Platt of Bennetsville, special education; and Morgan Wright of Gilbert, physical education.

College of Education Awards
Katelen Osborne of Greenwood and Francis Trowbridge of Waterloo received the Psi Chi Undergraduate Research Award, given by the psychology faculty to one or more psychology majors who demonstrates outstanding ability in conducting an independent research project.