Loyola University Maryland

Honors Program

What are Honors Students Doing?

These are some of the kudos that our Honors students accrue as they participate (and excel) in everything on campus.

Awards Received Academic Year 2016-2017

Fullbright Scholarship
Sarah Leder  to teach English in Laos
Calix O’Hara

Phi Beta Kappa Society Epsilon Chapter

Mary Kallab
Sarah Leder
Calix O’Hara
Sarah Hand

Kelly Keenan

Alpha Kappa Delta The International Honors Society of Sociology

Sarah Leder
Megan Rabenberg

Alpha Sigma Nu The National Jesuit Honors Society

Mary Kallab
Catherine Seeger
John Bond
Juliana Reves
Jenelle Barosin
Amanda Guth
Andrew Lucibella
Madalyn Myers
Emily Pisano
Ellen Rouseel
Sarah Trent

Analytical Chemistry Achievement Award
Catherine Seeger

Beta Beta Beta The Biological Honors Society
Briana Banerjee

Beta Gamma Sigma The International Honors Society of Business Programs

Mary Kallab
John Bond

Benjamin A Gilman Scholarship for Study Abroad

Brianna Banerjee

CFH Summer 2017 Internship
Ashley Buzzanca
Rodlyn-Mae Banting

CFH Student Summer Research Fellowship Summer 2017
Kelly Mueller

Claver Scholarship
Brianna Banerjee

College of Arts and Sciences Dean’s list
Kevin Kane
Marjorie Brown
Brianna Banerjee
Joshua Ziesel 
Kelly Mueller

Core Award for Modern Languages
Alaina Cataldo for Spanish

Eta Sigma Phi The National Classics Honors Society

Ashley Buzzanca

Erik R Dietzel Memorial Scholarship
Brianna Banerjee

Excellence in Core Course Award for Language

Marjorie Brown
Hannah Tubman

Financial Management Association National Honors Society
Mary Kallab

Gratias Award
Juliana Neves

Green and Grey Society
John Bond

Inaugural Undergraduate Research Fellow for the Writing Center
Victoria Macera

Iota Iota Iota The Women's Honors Society
Kelly Keenan

Magis Scholar Leader Award
Catherine Seeger
Sarah Hand
Jessica Kenny
Kelly Mueller

New York University MacCracken Fellowship, Classics PhD program
Joshua Ziesel

Omicron Delta Kappa National Leadership Honor Society
Mary Kallab
Jamie Reinah
John Bond
Juliana Reves
Kelly Mueller

Phi Sigma Iota The Honors Society of Foreign Language Students
Calix O’Hara

Pi Alpha Theta The National History Honors Society
Ashley Buzzanca

Pi Delta Phi National French Honors

Pi Epsilon Pi National Writing Honors Society
Jenelle Barosin
Rodlyn-Mae Banting
Charlotte Schreyer

Pi Mu Epsilon National Mathematics Society
Kathleen Baer
Nicole Schneider

Pi Sigma Alpha National Political Science Honor Society
Kjerstin Burdiek
Emily Burdick
Andrew Lucibella

Presidential Scholarship
Kevin Kane

Psi Chi  The National Honor Society in Psychology
Rory O ‘Gallagher

Sophomore Achievement in Classics
Kelly Mueller

Theta Alpha Kappa The National Honors Society for Religious Studies and Theology
Brianna Banerjee

Undergraduate Student research and Scholarship Colloquium:
Joshua Ziesel--Humanities 2 oral presentations Bronze Award

Awards Received Academic Year 2015-16:

Alfons & Christine Renk Language Medal in Spanish
Sydney Lynn Groll

Lybrand Accounting Medal
Meghan Abigail Lynch

Communications Medal
Haleigh Lynne Morgus

Political Science Medal
Haleigh Lynne Morgus

Whelan Medalist (Awarded to the graduating senior with the highest academic average in all courses)
Haleigh Lynne Morgus

Mary O'Meara Loyola University Athetic Club Scholar-Athletic Award
Haleigh Lynne Morgus

Economics Medal
Byron Charles Watson

Phi Beta Kappa Society Epsilon Chapter
Megan Byrne
Katelyn Feliciano
Katelyn Henry
Meghan Lynch
Anna Quinn
Katrina Williams

Class of 2017 Phi Beta Kappa
Ian McNeely
Nicholas Musacchio
Joshua Ziesel

DAAD /RISE (The German Academic Exchange Service/Research Internships in Science and Engineering)
Sarah Trent-- scholarship ward to do surgical research at Heidelberg University Hospital base on her project: "Development of a Sensor and Expert Model Based Training Device for Advanced Minimally Invasive Surgical Tasks"

Excellence in Core Courses
Spanish: Sarah Trent
Modern Languages: Ann Schuck 

CFH Student  Summer Study Program
Kathryn Wright-- Troia Archaeological Summer School and Halmyris Excavation
Joshua Ziesel: German Study at Goethe Institiut

CFH Student Summer Research Fellowship
Kelly Keenan
“Narratives of Women in the Rwandan Genocide”

Ian McNeely
“The Female Ideal: Representation and Myth in Heliodorus’ Aithiopika”

Calix O’Hara
“The Transcription and Analysis of Sentences Commentaries”

Joshua Ziesel
“A Corpus-Based Linguistic Study of Greek Tragic Interjections in Roman New Comedy”

Dean's List
Charlotte Schreyer 
John  Bond
Catherine Pappano
Caitlyn McGuiness
Blake Lubinski
Denise Medenilla
Joshua Ziesel
Ian McNeely

Pi Mu Epsilon National Honorary Mathematical Society
Victoria Carter
Caitlyn McGuiness

Omicron Delta Kappa National Leadership Honor Society
Victoria Carter
Haleigh Morgus
Michael Ramirez
Blake Lubinski

Pi Delta Phi National French Honors Society
John Bond

Alpha Sigma Nu The National Jesuit Honors Society
Sarah Leder
Stefanie Wolf
Ian McNeely

Financial Management Association National Honors Society
Isabella Giordano

Pi Sigma Alpha The National Political Science Honor Society
Haleigh Morgus (Vice President of society)
Joshua Ziesel
James Kelly

Lambda Pi Eta The National Communication Honor Society
Haleigh Morgus (honored as one of top 10 students)
Nicole Fornabaio (honored as one of top 10 students)
Blake Lubinski

Community Service Award
Nicole Fornabaio

National Fellowships Office Summer Research Grant
Joshua Ziesel

Sigma Tau Delta The International English Honors Society
Joshua Ziesel

Classics Department Achievement Award
Joshua Ziesel
Kelly Mueller

Eta Sigma Phi The National Classics Honors Society
Kelly Mueller

Pi Alpha Theta The National History Honors Society
Kelly Mueller
James Kelly
Meghan Lynch

Psi Chi  The National Honor Society in Psychology
Catherine Pappano

Student Research  and Scholarship Colloquium
Social Sciences Poster Session
2nd place Catherine Pappano, et al ""Selfie: A Correlational Study between Body Dissatisfaction, Photo Manipulation and Photo Sharing on Instagram"

Humanities Oral Presentations
1st Kathryn Wright "Analysis of Pottery from Hellenistic Lakonia"
2nd Phillip Arvantis : Cyclical Stifling of Consciousness"
3rd Juliana Neves " I am Postmodern, African-American Homosexual: Lens into the Intersection of Marginalized Communities through Theatre"

Loyola Summer Research Grant
James Kelly

Photo Publication in  Loyola's Literary Magazine Corridors
Juliana Neves

Pi Epsilon Pi National Writing Honors Society
Blake Lubinski

Achievement Award in Journalism and Writing
Blake Lubinski

President's Writing Prize
Blake Lubinski

Mu Kappa Tau National Marketing Honor Society
Denise Medenilla (Secretary)

Junior Business Achievement  Award for Marketing
Denise Medenilla 

Upsilon Pi Epsilon Honors Society for the Computing Sciences
Stefanie Wolf

Mathematics and Statistics Department Freshmen Achievement Award
Nicole Schneider

CCSJ Service Coordinator
Ian McNeely

Magis Scholar Award
Maghan Lynch

Junior Business Achievement Award
Meghan Lynch

Eliana Marzullo and Ellen Roussel attended a conference at Loyola University Chicago entitled "Caring for Our Common Home: Conversations on Ecology and Justice." They were part of a group of faculty and students that represented Loyola University Maryland. http://www.ajcunet.edu/april-2016-connections/2016/4/13/loyola-chicago-thematic