Outstanding Students

Outstanding Students

  • Criminal Justice - Reece Grace and Garrett Sheely
  • History - Cai Celestin
  • International Studies - Jade Schenck
  • Neuroscience - Helen Johnston
  • Political Science - Logan Stafford
  • Psychology - Fiona Vonderheide
  • Sociology - Morgan Akins
  • Masters in Clinical Mental Health Counseling - Megan Johnson

Other Award and Scholarship Winners from the School of Social Sciences

Recent Awards & Scholarship Recipients

IU Southeast Phi Beta Kappa Award

  • Fiona Vonderheide

Political Science’s Linda C. Gugin Scholarship

  • Ana Barrett

Political Science’s Thomas P. and Ella Wolf Prize

  • McKenna Hall

Social Sciences’ Alumni Award of Excellence

  • Ideisha Bellamy

Sociology’s Marcia T. Segal Award

  • Morgan Akins

Sociology’s Sam Sloss Award

  • Kailee Blair


Recent Alumni News

  • Interdisciplinary pre-law minor Christian Scott has been accepted to the Maurer School of Law on a full scholarship.
  • Shannon Greer (double major in journalism and political science) has accepted a new position as Marketing Coordinator with the Kentucky Society of CPAs.
  • Chase Howard, alumnus in political science, passed the bar exam in September of 2023 and was sworn in as a licensed attorney in Indiana in October of 2023.
  • Helen Johnston recently participated in a Field Biology Study Abroad trip in Malaysia.
  • Fiona Vonderheide was accepted into IU Southeast’s Master in Clinical Mental Health Counseling program.
  • Alex Stepp joined the staff of IU Southeast’s Library as the Interlibrary Loan & Accreditation Specialist.

Study Abroad

Recent or Currently Studying Abroad

More information will be provided in the next academic year.

IU Southeast Student Conference

School of Social Sciences Award Recipients

2024 Undergraduate Awards

Chancellor’s Award for Achievement in Diversity or Equity
Title Winner Faculty Sponsor
Destruction, Revolt, and County Profiles Xondrais Glenn Dr. Medina
The Progression of Victorian Women Olivia DeKold Dr. Rennie
Bernardo Carducci Outstanding Presentation in Psychology
Title Winner Faculty Sponsor
Postpartum Depression and Potential Factors Rylee Leis Dr. Sizemore
Outstanding Poster Award
Title Winner Faculty Sponsor
The Struggle Within: Taboo Obsessions in OCD and Their Relationship to Suicidality, Quality of Life, and Perceptions of Clinicians' Judgment Kelsey Goodwin Dr. Adam
Depressive Symptoms, Sleep Quality, and Social Activity in College Students Reagan Mock, Paige Davis Dr. Sizemore
Outstanding Presentation Award
Title Winner Faculty Sponsor
Police technology in a rural setting: Does Automated License Plate Recognition Technology Increase Case Clearance Rates? Connor Ferguson Dr. Lapsey
The Mental Health of College Athletes: The Role of Academic Anxiety & Sleep Quality Cassandra Roman Dr. Manson
Held Together by the Sea: How Belfast Shipyards Shaped Tragedy Kara Wright Dr. Rennie
Gender On and Offscreen: The Effects of Women on Film Production and Movie Success Shelby Dore Dr. Hare

Campus Events

New Student Orientation

New Student Orientation

June 18th, 2024

9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

2024 Mid-Year Economic Update

2024 Mid-Year Economic Update

June 25th, 2024

8:00 AM - 9:30 AM

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