Recognizing our distinguished 2020 graduates: Annual Student-Voted Awards

2019 COMENCEMENT

The following awards were determined by a Spring vote by the graduating class of 2020.

 

Photo of Professor Mike Benza

Teacher of the Year Award

In grateful appreciation for his outstanding teaching and dedication, this award is presented to Professor Michael Benza.

 

 

Michael T. McCarthy

Dennis J. Jenks Memorial Award for Administrator of the Year Award

In grateful appreciation for their outstanding service and dedication, this award is presented to Michael T. McCarthy, assistant dean of student services.

 

 

Anthony Severyn

Student of the Year Award

Presented to Anthony Severyn, who, in the judgment of classmates, best exemplifies outstanding scholarship and excellence in extracurricular activities.

 

 

Alicia Abrona Hampton

Martin Luther King Jr. Award

Presented to Alicia Abrona Hampton, who, in the judgment of classmates, follows in character and conduct the spirit of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.

 

 

Allison Meyer

Dean’s Community Service Award

Presented to Allison Meyer, whose commitment to enriching the lives of others in Greater Cleveland serves as an example to those within and outside the legal profession.



Dean’s Community Service Award

Presented to Open Ground, a student organization whose commitment to enriching the lives of others in Greater Cleveland serves as an example to those within and outside the legal profession.



School of Law Leadership Award

Presented to Justin Lepley, Joseph Shell and Elizabeth Stark, who, in the judgment of classmates, have demonstrated leadership in making significant contributions to student organizations and fostering community within the school.