College of Veterinary Medicine

College Recognition Awards

Undergraduate Neuroscience Awards


2013

The Peter A Zornes Memorial Neuroscience Scholarship was awarded to Georgia Schafter
2013 winner Georgia Schafter

2012

The Peter A Zornes Memorial Neuroscience Scholarship was awarded to Matthew Landowski and Amanda Feeney Award details

Zornes  Matthew Landowski 
Kathy Zornes points out some of the
Peter Zornes memorial Scholarship information
to Amanda Feeney. 
 
         Matthew Landowski  
 

 

Shelby Weeks, Michelle David and Drew Neyens were each given a Neuroscience Endowed Scholarship for the 2012-2013 academic year.  Details and Photos 

Michelle

 

Dr. Steve Simasko, director of the Neuroscience Program and Chair of Integrative Physiology and Neuroscience (IPN), awards Michelle David one of three Neuroscience Endowed Scholarships.

 

 

 

 

2011

The Peter A Zornes Memorial Neuroscience Scholarship was awarded to Rachel Wanty.

Zornes Award 2011 

Rachel Wanty (far left) being presented with the  2011 Peter A Zornes Memorial Neuroscience Scholarship by the Zornes Family. Award details

 

 

 


 

At the graduation/mom's weekend dessert poster presentation that took place on April 8, Neuroscience scholarships went to Erik Larson, Jonathan Stewart, and Stephenie Le'Von McCray Event Photos

Eric Larson

 

 

Dr. Steve Simasko, IPN Chair/ Director of Neuroscience Program presenting neuroscience student Erik Larson with the program’s main Neuroscience scholarship for 2011.

 

 

 


Neuroscience Endowed Scholarship winners: Kevin Ketcham and Karlie Pyl.


 

2010

Neuroscience Scholarship awarded to Kevin John Ketcham

Zornes Award. Pictured from left to right: Omar Bayomy, Bryan Slinker, Kathy Zornes, Joy Zornes, Tom Zornes and Steve Simasko. Award details

 



Congratulations to undergraduate Neuroscience majors Derick En'Wezoh, Audrey Jensen and Alan Emanuel for winning the Campus Involvement, Community Service, and Visual/Performing Arts Big Ten Senior Awards for 2010.

From the early 1900s to the 1980s, Washington State University recognized the best five men and five women seniors.  These students were called "The Big Five Men" and "The Big Five Women."  The Student Alumni Ambassadors are continuing this tradition with the Big Ten Seniors award program.  The most qualified five men and five women, each representing a specific aspect of the college experience, are chosen.  Winners demonstrate excellence in one of these categories:

Academics
Athletics
Campus Involvement
Community Service
Visual/Performing Arts

Winners were announced at the Graduate BBQ Bash on Thursday, May 6, 2010, at the Lewis Alumni Centre. Derick won in the Campus Involvement category: Nominees for this category included seniors who have been involved in ASWSU, registered student organizations, university committees, hall government, fraternities, and/or sororities. Audrey won in the Community Service category: Nominees for this category included seniors who have participated in outreach to children, senior citizens, the impoverished, women's safety, the environment, etc., and Alan won in the Visual/Performing Arts category: Nominees for this category may include painters, sculptors, graphic artists, singers, musicians, composers, actors/actresses, directors, etc


Derick En'Wezoh and Devon Tokuno have been selected for the 2010 President’s Award.

Thirty-three undergraduate and graduate students were honored with the 2010 President’s Award for Leadership and Service at Washington State University. The students were recognized at a dinner and program Sunday, April 25, in the Compton Union Building on the WSU Pullman campus.
 
Since 1996, the President’s Award has been bestowed annually to less than one percent of the university’s undergraduate and graduate students who exemplify exceptional leadership and service to the university and the community. Students are selected based on their leadership and engagement consistent with the university’s values of inquiry and innovation, character, teamwork and diversity.   List of all Awardees.


Neuroscience Endowed Scholarship winners: Jessamyn Dahmen, Tin Yan Lee and Patricia Moore.


2009

Zornes Award (Pictured: Bryan Slinker, Alexandra Bond (student winner), Kathy Zornes, Joy Zornes, and Tom Zornes). For award details










Alcohol and Drug Abuse Program Fellowship
Rooney, Edward M Pre-Medical WSU - Summer (Simasko)
Wyrick, Katherine "Katie" Leigh Pre-Medical WSU - Summer
Neuroscience Scholarship
Bond, Alexandra A Pre-Medical Peter A. Zornes Memorial Neuroscience
Bond, Alexandra A Pre-Medical WSU Neuroscience Program
Moore, Patricia Faye Pre-Medical WSU Neuroscience Program
Phi Beta Kappa
Bond, Alexandra A Pre-Medical Phi Beta Kappa Scholarship
Nevins, Derek Durand Minor Phi Beta Kappa Scholarship
Other
Jassal, Jatinder (Jay) S. Minor WSU Emeritus Society Undergraduate (Czaja)

The Washington State University Office of Undergraduate Education (OUE) celebrated the excellence of faculty, staff, and students at its 2008-9 awards ceremony April 9 at the Lewis Alumni Centre. The WSU Emeritus Society recognized undergraduates with this new award for their exceptional work in the arts and humanities, biosciences, physical sciences, and the social behavioral and economic sciences. One of the Emeritus Society Awards for Undergraduate Achievement in Research and Scholarship went to Jatinder Jassal, neuroscience major mentored by Krzysztof Czaja, assistant professor in IPN. (details)


Stephen Houmes and Darren Plummer Congratulations to undergraduate Neuroscience students Stephen Houmes and Darren Plummer who were both awarded the 2009 President's Award for Leadership at an awards banquet on Sunday, April 26.

Less than 1% of the 25,000 WSU undergraduate, graduate and professional students at WSU are recognized for their leadership and service to WSU and its greater communities.Award recipientswere selected based on their leadership and engagement consistent with the university's values of inquiry and innovation, character, teamwork and diversity.


Grady and Lillie Auvil Scholarship and Research Fund Awards- March 16, 2009 (award details)

Funding support from the Grady and Lillie Auvil Scholarship and Research Fund will help two Washington State University neuroscience students carry out their research projects during spring semester 2009.

  • Tim Lyons, a psychology major and neuroscience minor from Seattle whose research is titled “Mindfulness, Negative Affect and Communication-Related Anxiety.” His mentors are Michiyo Hirai, assistant professor, Dept. of Psychology, and Jaak Panksepp, professor, Neuroscience Program, College of Veterinary Medicine.
  • Amy Van Nortwick, neuroscience major and Honors student from Conway, whose research is titled “The Relationship Between Neural Activity in the Brain and Regional Blood Perfusion.” Her mentor is Dave Rector, associate professor, Neuroscience Program, College of Veterinary Medicine.

2008

Derick En'Wezoh selected by Governor Gregoire as the 2008-2009 Student Regent for Washington State University. posted July 15, 2008

Derick En'Wezoh of Pullman has been appointed as student regent to a term effective July 8, 2008, ending June 30, 2009. En'Wezoh is a student in the College of Veterinary Medicine, majoring in neuroscience with a pre-med emphasis. He will be a junior during the 2008-09 academic year. He was a member of DECA and the National Honor Society while in high school. At WSU, he served as Associated Students of Washington State University senator in his sophomore year and volunteers with several organizations, including Relay for Life, the American Red Cross and the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation. He is also a volunteer with senior citizen organizations in Pullman.

The board of regents serves as the governing body for Washington State University. Student regents serve a one-year term.


Center for Integrated Biotechnology Fellowship
Plummer, Darren Roland Pre-Medical WSU Research Fellowship - Krueger
Herbert Eastlick Scholarship
Wyrick, Glenn Pre-Medical WSU College of Science - Pre-Health
Rich, Roxanne Pre-Medical WSU College of Science - Pre-Health
Future Cougars of Color
Williams, Matthew Devin Pre-Medical Academic Award
McNair Scholar
Mecklembourg, Priscilla Tamar Pre-Medical WSU McNair Scholars
Neuroscience Scholarship
Bayomy, Omar General (PhD) Neuroscience Endowed Scholarship
Bond, Alexandra Pre-Medical Neuroscience Endowed Scholarship
Namatame, Emiko Pre-Veterinary Peter Zornes Memorial Neuroscience
Wanty, Rachel Pre-Veterinary Neuroscience Endowed Scholarship
Auvil Fellow Award
Edwards, Rachelle Pre-Veterinary Auvil Fellow Award, WSU
Houmes, Stephen Wayne Pre-Medical Auvil Research Scholarship, WSU
Leggett, Stephanie Pre-Veterinary Auvil Fellow Award, WSU
Lyons, Timothy "Tim" L Minor Auvil Fellow Award, WSU
Van Nortwick, Amy Sue Pre-Medical Auvil Fellow Award, WSU
Kirkbride Honors Scholarship
Emanuel, Alan J General (PhD) Kirkbride Honors Scholarship
WSU College of Science Research Fellowship
Gaber, Jamie General (PhD) WSU COS Research Fellowship (Jansen)
Phi Beta Kappa
Houmes, Stephen Wayne Pre-Medical Phi Beta Kappa Scholarship
Other
Houmes, Stephen Pre-Medical Harold and Jeanne Rounds Olsen
Houmes, Stephen Pre-Medical George Comegys and Margaret A
Houmes, Stephen Pre-Medical Arnold and Julia Greenwell Memorial
Houmes, Stephen Pre-Medical Foley Institute Scholarship
Houmes, Stephen Pre-Medical Distinguished Junior Writing Portfolio
Meeker, Kole Pre-Admit PhD WSU Lou & Ruth Allen "Pass it On"
Meeker, Kole Pre-Admit PhD Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship
Rich, Roxanne Pre-Medical Cougar Freshman Academic Award
Sawatzki, Nicole Pre-Medical President's Award
Huskie, Katrina   ASPET Travel award to annual meeting
Singh, Rajat   Distinguished Junior Writing Portfolio
Zylstra, Carlyn Claire   Sigma Xi, Undergraduate Research
Travel Award
Lack, Jessica Lee
Zylstra, Carlyn Claire
Neuroscience Travel Award to SfN Meeting
ASPET - Experimental Biology, Quock

2007

Alcohol and Drug Abuse Program Fellowship
Houmes, Stephen WSU ADA Fellowship
Center for Integrated Biotechnology Fellowship
Le, Quynh Phuong
Meyerson, Joseph Milton
Wilson, Ashley R
Zylstra, Carlyn Claire
WSU CIB Summer Fellowship
WSU CIB Summer Fellowship, Krueger
WSU CIB Summer Fellowship, Rector
WSU CIB Summer Fellowship, Quock
Distinguished Regents Scholarship
Jewett, Kathryn Anne WSU Regents Scholar
Neuroscience Scholarship
Emanuel, Alan J
Houmes, Stephen
Kalles, Zak Anthony
WSU Neuroscience Endowed Scholarship
WSU Neuroscience Endowed Scholarship
WSU Neuroscience Endowed Scholarship
Other
Foust, Amanda Joy
Green, Leslie
Jimenez, Lissette
Meyerson, Joseph Milton
Meyerson, Joseph Milton
Van Nortwick, Amy Sue
Wedde, Shawna Leigh
Zylstra, Carlyn Claire
NSF Graduate Research Fellowship
Herb Eastlick Scholarship, Pre-Health
Fellowship/Internship at Yale University
Herb Eastlick Scholarship
FASR Scholarship Award, Krueger
WA DC Center for Internship
Alumni Association Scholarshi
SURF - Quock
Travel Award
Kinjo, Sayano
Namatame, Emiko
FUN-Faculty for Undergraduate Neuro
Honors College Can Do Award

2006

Academic Achievement/Diversity Scholarship
En'Wezoh, Derick Chike WSU
Cougar Freshman Academic Award
Emanuel, Alan J WSU
Crimson Regents Scholarship
Meeker, Kole WSU Regents Scholar
Distinguished Regents Scholarship
Sawatzki, Nicole WSU Regents Scholar
Future Cougars of Color
Llamas, Jessica FCOC Scholarship
Neuroscience Scholarship
Byers, Ryan Christopher WSU Neuroscience Endowed Scholarship
Emanuel, Alan J WSU Neuroscience Endowed Scholarship
Jimenez, Lissette WSU Sleep Research Scholarship
Meyerson, Joseph Milton WSU Neuroscience Endowed Scholarship
Other
Emanuel, Alan J Academic Advantage
Emanuel, Alan J Cougars of the Desert
En'Wezoh, Derick Chike WSU Honors Program
En'Wezoh, Derick Chike WSU Future Cougs of Color
En'Wezoh, Derick Chike WSU/Dept. George Hardgrove Award
Hall, Sarah Grant in Aid Summer Undergraduate
Travel Award
Fix, Cora Salome APSS Meeting - Krueger
Foust, Amanda Joy FUN Travel Award (SFN )
Hall, Sarah Sleep Research Scholarship
Zimmerman, Erin Ashley WSU Neuroscience Travel Award (SFN)
University Achievement Award
En'Wezoh, Derick Chike WSU

2005

Crimson Regents Scholarship
Garwood, Marissa WSU Crimson Regents Scholar
Miller, Jessica WSU
Distinguished Regents Scholarship
Le, Quynh Phuong WSU Regents Scholar
Neuroscience Scholarship
Haynes, Joseph M WSU Neuroscience Endowed Scholarship
Jeong, Young-Eun "Anna" WSU Neuroscience Endowed Scholarship
Sundin, Ashley Marie WSU Neuroscience Endowed Scholarship
Wu, Melissa Francesca WSU Neuroscience Endowed Scholarship
Other
Barnes, Ryan Honors College Thesis pass with distinction
Carter, Kelli Lee Honors College Thesis pass with distinction
Garwood, Marissa ACE Scholar, Bill & Melinda Gates
Houmes, Stephen COS Scholarship, WSU
Jimenez, Lissette Brown University, Research study project
Lester, Erin Leigh Honors College Thesis pass with distinction
Virgin, Yvette Writing Portfolio Pass with distinction
Travel Award
Balberdi, David Michael WSU Neuroscience Travel Award (SfN)

2004

Crimson Regents Scholarship
Jeffery, Garret Scott WSU Regents Scholar
Distinguished Regents Scholarship
Cross, Sarah K WSU Regents Scholar
Lew, Felicia Hsi Ting WSU Regents Scholar
Other
Burke, Brianna Writing Portfolio pass with Distinction
Carter, Kelli Lee Harold & Jeanne Rounds Olsen Award
Chege, Sally Writing Portfolio pass with Distinction
Carter, Kelli Lee Writing Portfolio pass with Distinction
Fry, Lindsay Michelle U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Lester, Erin Writing Portfolio pass with Distinction
Patel, Priya Writing Portfolio pass with Distinction
Seaman, Andrew Writing Portfolio pass with Distinction
Vainio, Lauren Writing Portfolio pass with Distinction
Travel Award
Hines, Patrick WSU Neuroscience Travel Award (SfN)
Ludka, Tiffany Marie WSU Neuroscience Travel Award (SfN)

2003

Distinguished Regents Scholarship
Navarre, Brittany Mary WSU Regent's Scholar
Other
Zimmerman, Erin Ashley College of Engineering Scholarship
Newhouse, Elizabeth Pac-10 All Academic Team (swimming)
Travel Award
Burke, Brianna WSU Neuroscience Travel Award (SfN)
Lee, Darla Ann WSU Neuroscience Travel Award (SfN)

2002

Distinguished Regents Scholarship
Foust, Amanda Joy WSU Regents Scholar
Ripka, Justin Daniel WSU Regents Scholar
Other
Fix, Cora Salome COS Scholarship, WSU
Freeman, Brynne Amber CAHNRS Scholarship WSU
Powell, Skye CAHNRS Dean's Merit Award WSU


2001

Other
Powell, Skye CAHNRS Scholarship WSU

2000

Glenn Terrell Presidential Scholarship
Ludka, Tiffany Marie WSU
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