The Department of Religious Studies would like to congratulate the following students for their outstanding work.
Student Awards and Honors 2015-16
Elizabeth Dodge Clark Book Prize
Hampton Harmon was on the Dean’s List from Fall 2013 through Fall 2015 when he graduated. He was a Capstone Scholar and a member of both the Alpha Lambda Chi Honors Society and the National Society of Collegiate Scholars. He received a Palmetto Fellows Scholarship and has been active at Shandon Baptist Church as a Leadership Team member, Freshman Minister, AWANA volunteer, ane Mentor group member. During 2014-15 he served as a supervisor with Global Youth Ministry.
Michael J. Mungo Pre-seminary Scholarship Award
Aaron Schnupp received the Spirit of Coastal Award in 2013-2015, given to the student who best exemplifies the principles of Coastal Christian Preparatory School academically, physically, spiritually and emotionally. He has been worship leader in First Baptist College Band, Columbia, as well as a member in the Christ Church Band in Mount Pleasant and the Coastal Christian Chapel Band. Aaron has worked tutoring at Coastal Christian Preparatory School and is a Resident Mentor at USC. He is considering attending either Duke Divinity School or Princeton Theological Seminary.
Teresa D. Reed has been an Enabler with the Presbyterian Women in the Presbytery, served on the committee for Education and Nurture, and the Trinity-Sudan Ministry. She has been president of the Winnsboro Lions Club twice as well as Zone Chair and Treasurer several times. Teresa has also served on the board of directors for the local community theatre, Pine Tree Playhouse. She intends to attend Union Theological Seminary in Charlotte, North Carolina.
Religious Studies majors graduated with honors summer and fall 2015 and spring 2016
- Rozanna Catherine Buddin: Magna Cum Laude, & Honors from SC Honors College
President's/ Dean's lists spring 2013, fall 2013, spring 2015, fall 2015; Dean's list fall 2012, spring 2014, fall 2014, fall 2015
- Hampton David Harmon: Cum laude
Dean’s List Fall 2013 - Fall 2015; Capstone Scholar; member of Alpha Lambda Chi Honors Society and National Society of Collegiate Scholars; Palmetto Fellows Scholarship; Shandon Baptist Church Leadership Team; Freshman Minister, AWANA volunteer, ane Mentor group member. During 2014-15 he served as a supervisor with Global Youth Ministry.
- Nicholas Clifton Liger: Magna Cum Laude & Honors from SC Honors College
President's/Dean's lists spring 2012, 2013, fall 2013, 2014, 2015; Dean's List fall 2011, 2012, 2014, spring 2015.
- Elaine Marie (Sneider) Stowe: Magna Cum Laude
President's/Dean's list 2012-2013, spring 2014, 2015; Dean's List fall 2013, summer 2015,