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Honors and Awards Won Recently by Graduate Students

All-University Doctoral Prize
awarded by the Graduate School to recognize superior achievement in completed dissertations
2016 – Peter Katz
2012 – Jessica Kuskey
2011 – Michael Dwyer
2010 – Jonathan Singleton
2007 – Beatrice Skordili
2006 – Brinda Charry

Humanities Center Dissertation Fellowships
awarded annually by the Humanities Center to two students completing dissertations with strong humanities content and methods and contributing to advancing one of the disciplines of study within the humanities
2017 – T.J. West III
2016 – Amy Burnette
2015 – Melissa Welshans
2014 – Sarah Barkin
2012 – Sandeep Banerjee and Rinku Chatterjee
2011 – Soumitree Gupta
2010 – Tanushree Ghosh
2009 – Jonathan Singleton

Outstanding TA Awards
awarded by the Graduate School to recognize Teaching Assistants who have made distinguished contributions to Syracuse University by demonstrating excellence in significant instructional capacities
2017 – T.J. West III and Evan Hixon
2016 – Staci Stutsman and Matt Chacko
2015 – Lindsey Decker, Melissa Welshans, and Emily Kaufman
2013 – Thomas Witholt
2012 – Elizabeth Stearns
2011 – Steven Doles, Gohar Siddiqui, and Megan Poole
2010 – Michael Dwyer, Rachel Collins, and Laurel Ahnert
2007 – Jonathan Singleton

James Elson Teaching Awards
awarded by the Department of English to recognize outstanding teaching by a graduate assistant in a course in the English department
2017 – Amy Burnette and T.J. West III
2016 – Staci Stutsman
2015 – Melissa Welshans
2014 – Lindsey Frank and Peter Katz
2013 – Thomas Witholt
2011 – Elizabeth Stearns and Gohar Siddiqui
2010 – Jessica Kuskey and Rinku Chatterjee
2008 – Jonathan Singleton; Honorable mention: Tanushree Ghosh
2007 – Sarah Russo
2006 – Cristina Stasia

Mary Hatch Marshall Award
awarded by the Library Associates presents for the best essay written by a graduate student in the humanities at the University
2014 – Adam Kozaczka
2013 – Jessica Kuskey
2011 – Sarah Barkin
2009 – Jessica Kuskey
2008 – Jonathan Singleton
2007 – Jonathan Singleton
2006 – Jonathon Butts