Student Awards Ceremony 2015-2016

The 2015-2016 Student Awards Ceremony will be held Thursday, May 12, 2016, at the Smith Center on the Fremont campus.

  • 5:00pm Reception with light refreshments and entertainment
  • 6:00pm Ceremony

Join us in celebrating the outstanding academic achievements by Ohlone College students who are recognized for their top performance and superior commitment to learning.

Listen to students' stories of overcoming challenges, exceeding expectations, and rising to new heights of accomplishment!

If you are unfamiliar with the location of the Smith Center, you can see the Fremont campus map and learn about parking regulations. Please remember that without a semester parking permit, a $4 daily permit is needed.

A photographer will be at the event to document this occasion. By attending the Student Awards Ceremony, you grant permission to Ohlone College to use your photograph for marketing and publicity purposes. In addition, the College will be video recording this event. Some portions of the video content may be used for marketing or publicity purposes. If you have questions or concerns, please let us know in advance.

Any questions? Please contact Barbara Duggal at bduggal@ohlone.edu or call (510) 742-3127.

The awards ceremony is coordinated by the Student Awards Committee, a subcommittee of the Ohlone College Faculty Senate.

Recipients of 2015-2016 Student Awards
Name Award
Vi Doan Outstanding Student in Accounting
John Vargas Outstanding Student in Acting and Directing
Jacob Reist Outstanding Student in Administration of Justice
Katelyn Hengl Outstanding Student in Anthropology
Anh Huynh Outstanding Student in Fine Art
Christian Pettus Outstanding Student in Business Administration
Katherine Anne Peeler Outstanding Student in Chinese
Samantha Campbell Outstanding Student in Communication Studies 
R. Shaun Brodie Outstanding Student in Composition
Yoosuf Wardak Outstanding Student in the General Counseling Department
Ivann Gelico Outstanding Student in Dance
Renu Whetstone Outstanding Student in the Deaf Program
Jamie Caron DSPS Outstanding Student
Kelly Martinez Outstanding Student in Engineering
Kelley Martin  Outstanding Achievement in Entertainment Design & Technology
Julia Sisk Outstanding Student in English Literature 
Ethan Hanson Outstanding Student in Environmental Studies
Samantha Campbell Outstanding Student in Forensics
Erik Hernandez Outstanding Student in Graphic Arts
Eisqil Yuliana Hazamuddin Outstanding International Student 
Nabeela Sajjad Outstanding Student in Interior Design
Vanessa Luis Journalist of the Year
Hubert Higueros Outstanding Student in Kinesiology
Melissa Ng Outstanding Student in Mathematics
Cole Berggren Outstanding Student for Music 
My-Linh Ha Outstanding Student in Multimedia
Colleen Fryman Outstanding Student in Nursing
Ai Nguyen Outstanding Student in Physics
Naomi Von Harringa Outstanding Student in the Physical Therapist Assistant Program
Eugenie Foote Outstanding Student Respiratory Therapist
Vigneshwari Madhan Kumar Outstanding Student in Sociology
Yaner He Outstanding Student in Statistics

Past Student Award Recipients

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