MSUToday
Published: May 4, 2020

Spring 2020 Board of Trustees Awards

Contact(s): Jocelyn Tucker University Communications tucker90@msu.edu, Melody Kindraka Communications and Brand Strategy office: (517) 355-2282 Melody.Kindraka@cabs.msu.edu

The Board of Trustees recognize students for having the highest scholastic average at the close of their last semester prior to graduation at Michigan State University, a 4.0 GPA.

For the spring 2020 semester, 91 students received the Board of Trustees Award. 

These students are:

Margaret Ahern of Orchard Park, NY. Ahern is a neuroscience major in the college of Natural Science. She is a member of the Honors College and attended Orchard Park High School.

Leah Allen of Detroit. Allen is a biosystems engineering major in the College of Engineering. She is a member of the Honors College and attended Mattawan High School. 

Matthew Arenz of Clarkston. Arenz is a mechanical engineering major in the College of Engineering. He is a member of the Honors College and attended Lake Orion High School.

Kumaran Arivoli of Coldwater. Arivoli is a neuroscience major in the College of Natural Science. He is a member of the Honors College and attended Coldwater High School. 

Selina Bachli of Saline. Bachli is a criminal justice major in the College of Social Science. She attended Saline High School.

Erin Bahm of Farmington Hills. Bahm is an applied engineering sciences major in the College of Engineering. She attended North Farmington High School. 

Jaclyn Barta of Stevensville. Barta is a dietetics major in the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources. She is a member of the Honors College and attended Lake Michigan Catholic High School. 

Luke Beauchamp of East Lansing. Beauchamp is a kinesiology major in the College of Education. He is a member of the Honors College and attended Interlake High School. 

Paige Bimberg of Plymouth. Bimberg is a human biology major in the Lyman Briggs College. She is a member of the Honors College and attended Mercy High School.

Brett Binkowski of Washington Twp. Binkowski is a history and global and international studies major in the College of Social Science. He is a member of the Honors College and attended Romeo High School.

Cassandra Bloomingdale of Belvidere, IL. Bloomingdale is a theater major in the College of Arts and Letters. She is a member of the Honors College and attended Belvidere North High School.

Charles Booher of Middleton, WI. Booher is a fisheries and wildlife major in the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources and a public policy major in the College of Social Science. He is a member of the Honors College and attended Middleton High School.

Madeline Bradley of Augusta. Bradley is an English major in the College of Arts and Letters. She is a member of the Honors College and attended Gull Lake High School.

Marie Camp of Beverly Hills. Camp is a human biology major in the Lyman Briggs College. She is a member of the Honors College and attended Mercy High School.

Brittany Cesarek of Lake Orion. Cesarek is a nursing major in the College of Nursing. She attended Lake Orion High School.

Emily Chau of Zeeland. Chau is an accounting major in The Eli Broad College of Business. She is a member of the Honors College and attended Zeeland West High School.

Emily Cleary of Grosse Pointe. Cleary is a human biology major in the college of Natural Science. She attended Grosse Pointe North High School.

Alyssa Corpus of Avon. Corpus is a microbiology major in the College of Natural Science. She attended Avon High School.

Nachiket Deshpande of Troy. Deshpande is a neuroscience major in the College of Natural Science. He is a member of the Honors College and attended Troy High School.

Clara Devota of Chesaning. Devota is an anthropology major in the College of Social Science. She is a member of the Honors College and attended New Lothrop High School.

Camille Emig of Grand Rapids. Emig is a computer science major in the College of Engineering. She is a member of the Honors College and attended City-Middle High School.

Brittney Emmert of Allendale. Emmert is an animal science major in the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources. She is a member of the Honors College and attended Allendale High School.

Nathan Engler of Oxford. Engler is a mechanical engineering major in the College of Engineering. He is a member of the Honors College and attended Notre Dame Preparatory.

Eli Falk of Huntington Woods. Falk is a microbiology major in the Lyman Briggs College. He is a member of the Honors College and attended Berkley High School. 

Sarah Farnsworth of Marysville. Farnsworth is an education major in the College of Education. She is a member of the Honors College and attended Marysville High School.

Theodore Faust of East Lansing. Faust is a mathematics, advanced major in the College of Natural Science. He is a member of the Honors College and attended Home School High School.

Brandon Field of Caledonia. Field is a computer science major in the College of Engineering. He attended Caledonia High School. 

Brandon Garrison of Canton. Garrison is a computer science major in the College of Engineering. He is a member of the Honors College and attended Plymouth High School.

Sarah Geist of Rancho Palos Verde, CA. Geist is an English major in the College of Arts and Letters. She is a member of the Honors College and attended Palos Verdes Peninsula High School.

William Hackbarth of Midland. Hackbarth is an English major in the College of Arts and Letters. He attended Midland High School.

Adam Hall of Canton. Hall is a finance major in The Eli Broad College of Business. He attended Salem High School.

Sean Hyslop of Houghton. Hyslop is a biochemistry and biotechnology and genomics and molecular genetics major in the Lyman Briggs College. He is a member of the Honors College and attended Houghton High School. 

James Jahns of Northville. Jahns is a computer science major in the College of Engineering. He is a member of the Honors College and attended Winston Churchill High School. 

Josie Jasmin of Dearborn Heights. Jasmin is a political science-prelaw major in the College of Social Science. She is a member of the Honors College and attended Canton Preparatory High School.

Jenna Kesh of Waterford. Kesh is a neuroscience major in the College of Natural Science. She is a member of the Honors College and attended West Bloomfield High School. 

Nandan Kodur of Okemos. Kodur is a physiology major in the Lyman Briggs College. Kodur is a member of the Honors College and attended Okemos High School.

Kelsey Koss of Ludington. Koss is a neuroscience major in the Lyman Briggs College. She is a member of the Honors College and attended Ludington High School.

Allison Kowalski of Clinton Twp. Kowalski is a human biology major in the College of Natural Science. She is a member of the Honors College and attended Fraser High School. 

Abigail Kuplicki of Grosse Pointe. Kuplicki is an arts and humanities major in the Residential College in the Arts and Humanities and a nutritional sciences major in the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources. She is a member of the Honors College and attended Grosse Pointe South High School. 

Macy Kurth of East Lansing. Kurth is a biomedical laboratory science major in the Lyman Briggs College. She is a member of the Honors College and attended Okemos High School.

Paige LaBoskey of Fenton. LaBoskey is an arts and humanities major in the Residential College in the Arts and Humanities. She is a member of the Honors College and attended Lake Fenton High School. 

Nicole Laffrey of Rockford. Laffrey is an interior design major in the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources. She attended Rockford Senior High School. 

Josh Lange of Boyne City. Lange is a marketing major in The Eli Broad College of Business. He is a member of the Honors College and attended Boyne Falls Public School.

Nicholas Langley of East Lansing. Langley is a marketing major in The Eli Broad College of Business. He attended Lakeland High School.

Emma Langschied of Northville. She is an English major in the College of Arts and Letters. She attended Northville High School.

Alexis Langtry of Macomb. Langtry is a chemistry major in the College of Natural Science. She is a member of the Honors College and attended Dwight D. Eisenhower High School. 

Eric Locker of Owosso. Locker is a music education major in the College of Music. He is a member of the Honors College and attended Owosso High School.

Kaitlin Lord of West Bloomfield. Lord is a psychology major in the College of Social Science. She is a member of the Honors College and attended Bloomfield Hills High School.

Daniel Lu of Bloomfield Hills. Lu is a finance major in The Eli Broad College of Business. He is a member of the Honors College and attended International Academy Bloomfield Hills.

Anna Manning of Highland. Manning is a nursing major in the College of Nursing. She attended Milford High School.

Miranda Matern of Chicago, IL. Matern is a psychology major in the College of Social Science. She is a member of the Honors College and attended Jones College Prep. 

Tiffany McIntyre of Pinckney. McIntyre is an English major in the College of Arts and Letters. She is a member of the Honors College and attended Pinckney Community High School.

Matthew Miller of Elmhurst, IL. Miller is an actuarial science major in the College of Natural Science. He is a member of the Honors College and attended York Community High School.

Luke Moore of Flushing. Moore is a special education-learning disabilities major in the College of Education. He attended Carman Ainsworth High School.

Nehemiah Mork of Midland. Mork is a mechanical engineering major in the College of Engineering. He is a member of the Honors College and attended Herbert Henry Dow High School. 

Elizabeth Murray of Mattawan. Murray is a kinesiology major in the College of Education. She attended Mattawan High School.

Chris Naco of Troy. Naco is a neuroscience major in the Lyman Briggs College. He attended Warren Mott High School.

Sydney Naseef of Lake Orion. Naseef is a journalism major in the College of Communication Arts and Sciences. She is a member of the Honors College and attended Lake Orion High School.

Megan Nylund of Midland. Nylund is an education major in the College of Education. She is a member of the Honors College and attended Midland High School.

Shelby Parks of Deridder, LA. Parks is a zoology major in the College of Natural Science. She is a member of the Honors College and attended Lowndes High School.

Madison Patrus of Chesterfield. Patrus is a human biology major in the Lyman Briggs College. She is a member of the Honors College and attended L’Anse Creuse High School North.

Scott Piper of Naperville, IL. Piper is a biosystems engineering major in the College of Engineering. He is a member of the Honors College and attended Naperville Central High School. 

Jaideep Prasad of Okemos. Prasad is a biochemistry and molecular biology major in the Lyman Briggs College. He is a member of the Honors College and attended Okemos High School.

Marcello Rea of Troy. Rea is a supply chain management major in The Eli Broad College of Business. Rea is a member of the Honors College and attended Brother Rice High School.

Jamil Rehemtulla of Plymouth. Rehemtulla is a supply chain management major in The Eli Broad College of Business. He is a member of the Honors College and attended Greenhills School.

Joshua Richardson of Novi. Richardson is a physiology major in the Lyman Briggs College. He attended Novi High School. 

Emily Rollend of Ira. Rollend is a packaging major in the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources. She is a member of the Honors College and attended Romeo High School. 

Caitlin Rukat of Canton. Rukat is a human biology major in the College of Natural Science. She attended Canton High School.

Nahid Savan of Okemos. Savan is a chemistry major in the College of Natural Science. He is a member of the Honors College and attended Mount Pleasant High School. 

Ann Scazzero of Temperance. Scazzero is a neuroscience major in the Lyman Briggs College. She is a member of the Honors College and attended Notre Dame Academy.

Sophie Schmidt of Grand Haven. Schmidt is a professional writing major in the College of Arts and Letters. She is a member of the Honors College and attended Grand Haven Senior High School.

Rachael Schodowski of Chesterfield Twp. Schodowski is a packaging major in the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources. She attended Anchor Bay High School.

Abigail Scott of Lake City. Scott is an English major in the College of Arts and Letters. She attended Lake City High School.

Akshay Seenivasan of Sterling Heights. Seenivansan is a neuroscience major in the Lyman Briggs College. Seenivansan is a member of the Honors College and attended Adlai E. Stevenson High School.

Alexander Shaw of Troy. Shaw is an applied engineering sciences major in the College of Engineering. He is a member of the Honors College and attended Athens High School.

Zachary Smith of Westland. Smith is a chemical engineering major in the College of Engineering. He is a member of the Honors College and attended Winston Churchill High School. 

Nicholas Sprague of Clarkston. Sprague is an actuarial science major in the College of Natural Science. He attended Clarkston Senior High School.

Genevieve St. Jean of Canton. St. Jean is an advertising creative major in the College of Communication Arts and Sciences. She is a member of the Honors College and attended Salem High School.

Steven Staeb of Utica. Staeb is a human biology major in the Lyman Briggs College. He is a member of the Honors College and attended De La Salle Collegiate High School.

Emily Steffke of Weidman. Steffke is a neuroscience major in the College of Natural Science and an English major in the College of Arts and Letters. She is a member of the Honors College and attended Beal City High School.

Shelby Travis of Macomb. Travis is a human biology major in the College of Natural Science. She is a member of the Honors College and attended Dakota High School.

Madison Verlinde of Grand Rapids. Verlinde is an animal science major in the Lyman Briggs College. She is a member of the Honors College and attended Forest Hills Central High School. 

Marissa Volek of Troy. Volek is a human biology major in the College of Natural Science. She attended Troy High School.

Cheney Wang of Sterling Heights. Wang is a computer science major in the College of Engineering. Wang is a member of the Honors College and attended Forest Hills Central High School.

Joseph Warren of West Bloomfield. Warren is an actuarial science major in the Lyman Briggs College. He is a member of the Honors College and attended Walled Lake Central High School. 

James Wentzloff of Rochester. Wentzloff is an accounting major in The Eli Broad College of Business. He attended Rochester Adams High School.

Leah Williams of Pinckney. Williams is a mechanical engineering major in the College of Engineering. She is a member of the Honors College and attended Pinckney Community High School.

Grant Woodard of Chagrin Falls, OH. Woodard is a fisheries and wildlife major in the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources. He is a member of the Honors College and attended Orange High School.

Jacob Zerka of Swartz Creek. Zerka is a neuroscience major in the College of Natural Science and a psychology major in the College of Social Science. He is a member of the Honors College and attended Swartz Creek High School