The Race for Success Has No Finish Line. 

Antonio Scott 

Outstanding First Year of Involvement Award

Antonio Scott

"As a freshman, Antonio has been a model student leader who has
engaged himself in Freshmen Senate, Frosh Camp, Emerging Leaders
and Student Activities Counsel while still making time to give back
to the local community and mentor young men who aspire to make a 
difference on campus and throughout Memphis."

   
Christie Tran 

Outstanding Service Award

Christie Tran

"Christie exudes enthusiasm in each activity that she takes on and
puts her best foot forward every step of the way. She moves
seamless from one role to the other without complaint and never
tires of showing her Tiger pride." 

   

Clivona Burse

Commitment to Excellence Award 

 Clivona Burse

"Wise beyond her years, Clivona has a diligent work ethic and puts
timeless effort into being a scholar and remarkable student leader.
As the vice president for the UofM Chapter of NAACP, Clivona led
what was sure to be an unforgettable Live Museum event during
2017 Black History Month. As the first of its kind, it received
recognition campus-wide and nationally via social media."

Cynthia Johnson 

Most Spirited Student Award

Cynthia Johnson

 "From the moment you meet Cynthia, it is apparent that she loves
the UofM. She is an excellent representative of Tiger spirit through
her warm personality and genuine care for others."

David Oppong 

Respect & Civility Award

 David Oppong

"As the president of the National Society of Black Engineers, David
treats people the way he wants to be treated and always walks with
pride and benevolence. David is of Ghanaian descent and lives
through the proverbs "do good because of tomorrow." He certainly has
a heart of gold, and it is safe to say he will go far in life."

Denisha Malone 

Dedication Award

DeNisha Malone

"DeNisha believes strongly in the organizations that she is a part of, 
such as the African Student Association in which she served as
president for two years. She is always in a recruiting and supportive
mode. Her dedication is apparent in her attention to detail, as she
knows her work speaks for the entire UofM community."

Emily Vallor 

Outstanding Contribution to Campus Life Award

 Emily Vallor 

"As an advocate for the university, Emily continually made meaningful
connections to students across campus and cultivated success behind
the scenes for many of the groups she served in. Emily is truly
"Memphis-Made" and has been the dedicated leader that we all
hope to be."

Hugh Cross 

Outstanding Senator Award 

Hugh Cross 

"Hugh is a second-year law student at the UofM and worked diligently
to represent the students of law school this academic year. He has
passed several bills, including one that provides counselor and health
services to students at the Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law."

Marcus Rogers 

"We Believe in You" Award 

 Marcus Rogers 

"Marcus currently serves as a youth basketball coach through Brothers
Offering Leadership Development (BOLD) which will further enhance
his skills in the athletic field. He believes that a good coach should hold
his/her players accountable, never hold them back and always give
them the opportunity to shine. He plans to help young men become
better and encourage them to use basketball as their chosen means
to success."