Congratulations to Student Life Award Winners

Apr 30, 2020

Every year, the Office of Student Life recognizes the outstanding contributions of Trinity students who have made a difference in the lives of the Trinity community. This year’s honorees are:

Service Award, awarded by the Student Government Association

This award is given to a senior who has been serving Trinity in a variety of areas during their time at the College.

Nominees: Michaela Kohlmeier, Daniel Walters, Jeremiah Kruithof, Ashley Rogalske, and Breanna Toppen

Award Recipient: Michaela Kohlmeier

Catherine Yonker Award, awarded by The Campus Diversity and Unity Committee

This award is given to two students who have contributed to diversity efforts on campus, as well as cross-cultural understanding.

Award Recipients: Michaela Kohlmeier & Jasmine Elliott

Outstanding Student Leadership Award, awarded by Dean of Student Life Kara Van Marion and committee

This award recognizes two student leaders who have offered particularly exceptional leadership to the Trinity community.

Nominees: Jasmine Elliott, Erica Thomas, Derrieus Pendleton, Ross Barz, Machaela Whitlock, and Mahi Akele

Award Recipients: Mahi Akele & Ross Barz

Diversity Scholar of the Year Award, awarded by Director of Multicultural Engagement Nicole St. Victor

Trinity’s Diversity Scholars Team encompasses students who have demonstrated leadership in promoting diversity.

Nominees: Derrieus Pendleton and Erica Thomas

Award Recipient: Erica Thomas

To learn more about these outstanding student award winners, visit Trinity’s Instagram account and check out the highlights section. Congratulations to all the nominees and winners!