Awards & Recognition

May 2021

Undergraduate Academic Awards


Arthur H. Benade Prize: Rachel Beller 
Awarded to a senior with a major other than music who has made a notable contribution to music on campus during undergraduate study.

Charles E. Clemens Prize: Samuel Chaffee
For talent and accomplishment in music.

Doris Young Hartsock Prize: Eli Weiskirch
For outstanding performance in music education.

Kennedy Prize: Eli Weiskirch
For creative work in art, English, or music. 

Ronis Recital Prize: Dana D’Orlando, Allison Siekmann
Awarded to an outstanding undergraduate music major who has made an exceptional contribution to the musical life of the university and has been selected, by audition, to perform in the Joan Terr Ronis Memorial Recital

Aaron McPeck: President, Graduate Student Council
Outstanding Graduate Student Organization Officer 
2021 Dr. Dorothy Pijan Student Leadership Award

Muayad Shahin: Arts & Sciences, Music (BA)/Chemistry (BA)
Outstanding Senior 
2021 Dr. Dorothy Pijan Student Leadership Award

April 2021

Hannah Messenger
Accepted into the Master of Music degree in French Horn Performance at New England Conservatory

Alex Lenhart
Accepted into the Master of Music degree in Trumpet Performance at the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music

Sophie Benn
American Association of University Women Dissertation Fellowship

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