Student Awards Ceremony 2009-2010

The 2009-2010 Student Awards Ceremony was held Thursday, May 6, 2010 in Jackson Theatre, at the Smith Center. The ceremony was preceded by a reception in the lobby of the Smith Center.

Program cover for the 2009-2010 Student Awards Ceremony.In the event's program, Ohlone College President Gari Browning extended the following welcome to those attending the ceremony:

Welcome to the annual celebration of the academic excellence and achievement of our students.

Students receiving awards tonight have been chosen by their faculty from among thousands of students at the college for top performance and superior commitment to learning. As you listen to the stories of our students, I know you will be impressed and inspired by their accomplishments.

We call ourselves a Learning College because of our focus on learning as our core purpose, and the students receiving awards tonight reflect the fulfillment of that purpose in extraordinary ways. I know you will all join me in a hearty expression of congratulations and good wishes for our outstanding student award recipients.

Gari Browning, Ph.D.
Ohlone Community College District

Recipients of 2009-2010 Student Awards
Award Recipient
Accounting Don Nguyen
Administration of Justice Gail A. Ortloff
Art Lael L. Erskine
ASL & Deaf Studies Michelle Camara
Biology, Transfer Kristina M. Yim
Biotechnology Elena Williams
Chemistry, General (Jim Klent Award) Leah Dorman
Chemistry, Organic Lance Roppiyakuda
Chicano Studies Jesus A. Pino
Computer Networking Jesse Barto
Computer Science Minkai Ong
Dance Corrie Stan
Deaf Program Casey Obringer
DSPS Program Matt Lowe
Early Childhood Studies Katrina Gonzalez
Engineering Jun Li
Engineering Punit Mishra
English Danelle Meyer
Entertainment Design and Technology Alan Holladay
Entertainment Design and Technology Tiffany Stelle
Environmental Studies Justin Anzelc
Forensics (Speech and Debate) David Ou
Geology Jordan Kane
History Roxanna R. Ramzipoor
Interior Design Hsu-Ya Yang
International Student Jiahan (Andrew) Hong
Journalism Jeff Weisinger
Kinesiology Nolan Takata
Mathematics Pak Heng (Pius) Lau
Mathematics Minkai Ong
Music Nick Tashjian
Nursing Deann Del Rio
Peer Mentor Teagan Strong
Peer Mentor Monty Virdi
Physical Therapist Assistant Nicole Lim
Political Science Andie Morhous
Sociology Shazia Hussain
Spanish Jennifer Kim
Spanish Amanda Fish
Special Education David Harvey
Speech & Communication Studies SiQi (Jason) Tang
Theatre Mark McDonald

The Student Awards Ceremony is sponsored by the Ohlone College Faculty Senate.

[Past Student Awards Recipients]

Female and male students hold an awards certificate up for the camera (2010).Two female students are congratulated by Counselor Allison Bly (2010).