Social Work Recognition Awards

The Social Work Department recognizes student achievement by selecting students each year who excel in their academic performance and contributions to the academic and wider community. Four awards are given:

  • Outstanding Senior Achievement Award (highest grade point average)
  • Outstanding Junior Achievement Award (highest grade point average)
  • Outstanding Practicum (Field Placement) Achievement Award
  • Outstanding Community Service Award
  • Social Work with Older People Award

We are pleased to recognize the following students as recent award recipients:

2013

  • Senior: Annette Daniels
  • Junior: Nora Galvin
  • Practicum: Elissa Morin
  • Community Service: Samantha Nolin
  • Social Work with Older People: Sarah LaMorey

2012

  • Senior: Katherine Kinzie
  • Junior: Annette Daniels
  • Practicum: Desiree Michaud
  • Community Service: Bethany Prince
  • Social Work with Older People: No recipient this year

2011

  • Senior: Mary Devlin
  • Junior: Bethany Prince
  • Practicum: Melissa Libby
  • Community Service: Nicole Petrin
  • Social Work with Older People: Sarah Silvia

2010

  • Senior: Victoria Cash
  • Junior: Nicole Petrin
  • Practicum: Alexander Marganski and Lindsay Ordway
  • Community Service: Nicole Petrin
  • Social Work with Older People:  Lindsay Ordway

2009

  • Senior: Amanda Owens
  • Junior: Cynthia Pytel
  • Practicum: Sharon Gilman
  • Community Service: Caitlin Lowe
  • Social Work with Older People:  Amy Desharnais

2008

  • Senior: Casey Wishart
  • Junior: Amanda Owens
  • Practicum: Lindsey Jodoin & Meagan Oakley
  • Community Service:  Rebecca Spaziano

2007

  • Senior: Heather Obara
  • Junior: Casey Wishart
  • Practicum: James Mazzuchelli & Lisa Donahue
  • Community Service: Rebecca Spaziano
  • Social Work with Older People:  Heather Obara

2006

  • Senior: Stacey Theriault
  • Junior: Casey Wishart
  • Practicum: Thomas Pirnie, Carol Peloquin & Kim Parker
  • Community Service: Stacey Theriault
  • Social Work with Older People:  Kristen Berry

2005

  • Senior: Bryn Strongcrow Jay
  • Junior: Stacey Theriault
  • Practicum: Lisa Lemay
  • Community Service: Amy York & Stacy Theriault
  • Social Work with Older People:  Lisa Lemay

2004

  • Senior: Meghann Hogan
  • Junior: Bryn Jay
  • Practicum: Emily Denby
  • Community Service: Amy York & Nathan Currie
  • Social Work with Older People: Nicole Jobin

2003

  • Senior: Jennifer Cyr
  • Junior: Diane Leuschner
  • Practicum: Kaitlin Lonergan and Meghan Kelley
  • Community Service: Courtney Nolan

2002

  • Senior: Stephanie Collins
  • Junior: Jennifer Cyr
  • Practicum: Heather Lyons
  • Community Service: Leah Zenatry

2001

  • Senior: Michael Babcock
  • Junior: Stephanie Collins and Elizabeth Halloran
  • Practicum: Kathy Shaulis
  • Community Service: Elizabeth Myers

Contact Us

Social Work Department

Department Chair:
Cynthia Moniz
Phone: 603-535-2538
Email: cmoniz@plymouth.edu

Mary Taylor House
Phone: 603-535-2703
Email: lreed@plymouth.edu (Laurie Reed, Administrative Assistant)
Fax: 603-535-2854

Mailing Address
17 High Street
MSC #57
Plymouth, NH 03264

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