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History Students Receive Honors At Union University’s Awards Day Convocation

May 3, 2013

Several history students were honored at Union University’s Awards Day Convocation on May 3, 2013. History majors Patricia Dawson, Jeffrey Lewoczko, and Mary Ellen Poe, as well as history minor Will Miller, were recognized for their selection to Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges. Will was also honored with the Academic Excellence Medal in Biblical Studies – Languages, while Mary Ellen received the Academic Excellence Medal in History, the Academic Excellence Medal in Economics, and the first place prize in the Dr. James Alex Baggett History Research Paper Competition. Finally, one of the Nora Smith Barker Student Teachers of the Year Awards went to history major Chad Buckley.


History major Patricia Dawson receives her Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges certificate from Union University President Dr. David Dockery during the school's awards convocation on May 3, 2013. Photo by Morris Abernathy


History major Jeffrey Lewoczko accepts his Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges certificate from Union's President Dr. David Dockery at the university's annual awards convocation on May 3, 2013. Photo by Morris Abernathy


Union University President Dr. David Dockery congratulates history minor Will Miller as he presents him with his Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges certificate on May 3, 2013. Photo by Morris Abernathy


History major Mary Ellen Poe receives congratulations and her membership certificate for Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges from Union's President Dr. David Dockery on May 3, 2013. Photo by Morris Abernathy


Dr. Stephen Carls presents the Academic Excellence Medal in History to Mary Ellen Poe at Union's awards convocation on May 3, 2013. Photo by Morris Abernathy


History major Mary Ellen Poe accepts the first place award in the 2013 Dr. James Alex Baggett History Research Paper Competition from Dr. Stephen Carls at Union University's awards convocation on May 3, 2013.Photo by Morris Abernathy


Education Professor Dottie Myatt presents one of the Nora Smith Barker Student Teachers of the Year Awards to history major Chad Buckley during Union University's awards convocation on May 3, 2013. Photo by Morris Abernathy