2018 CHSS Homecoming a great success

 CHSS Nominee for KSU Distinguished Alumni - Diijon DaCosta
CHSS Nominee for KSU Distinguished Alumni Diijon DaCosta (center) along with Dr. Baunach (left) and Interim Dean Swint (right).

KENNESAW, Ga. (Oct 11, 2018) — The 2018 College of Humanities and Social Sciences Homecoming was a great success. CHSS alumni were able to enjoy a family-friendly opportunity to reconnect with former professors and friends before the KSU Homecoming game. There was a faculty presentation by Anthony Grooms reading from his recent novel, The Vain Conversation followed by an awards presentation. The award winners are listed below.

CHSS Nominee for KSU Distinguished Alumni

  • Diijon DaCosta –Department of Sociology and Criminal Justice

School of Communication and Media

  • Alumna –Katie Boaen (Media and Entertainment)
  • Alumna – Jessie Reed (Organizational and Professional Communication)
  • Alumnus – Tyler Hartsook (Public Relations)
  • Current Student – Cory Hancock (Journalism and Emerging Media)
  • Current Student – Christina Massad (Media and Entertainment)
  • Current Student – Toni Baraka (Organizational and Professional Communication)
  • Current Student – Rachel Smedley (Public Relations)
  • Current Student – Natalie Zamsky (Master of Arts in Global Integrated Communication)

School of Conflict Management, Peacebuilding, and Development

  • Alumna – Caitlin Lowther (Master of Science in Conflict Management)
  • Alumna – Natalia Meneses (Ph.D. in International Conflict Management)
  • Current Student – Casey Davis (Master of Science in Conflict Management)
  • Current Student – Yeju “Chloe” Choi (Ph.D. in International Conflict Management)

Department of English

  • Alumna – Katherine Adamson (English)
  • Alumna – Heather Barton (English Education)
  • Alumna – Cheryl Stiles (Master of Arts in Professional Writing)
  • Current Student – Maggie Boggs (English)
  • Current Student – Alexandria Russom (English Education)

Department of Foreign Languages

  • Alumna – Nicole Stoecker (Modern Language and Culture)
  • Current Student – Tamesha Mackey (Modern Language and Culture-Chinese)
  • Current Student – Jennifer Cox (Modern Language and Culture-French)
  • Current Student – Erin Flanagan (Modern Language and Culture-German)
  • Current Student – Lorena Moctezuma (Modern Language and Culture-Italian)
  • Current Student – Elena Jordan (Modern Language and Culture-Spanish)

Department of Geography and Anthropology

  • Alumna – Meya Hemphill (Anthropology)

School of Government and International Affairs

  • Alumnus – Patrick Gruber (Political Science)
  • Alumnus – Angel Almodovar (Master of Public Administration)
  • Current Student – Nikole Brown (International Affairs)
  • Current Student – Helen Smith (Political Science)
  • Current Student – Lea Addington (Master of Public Administration)

Department of History and Philosophy

  • Alumna – Lauren Dodd (History Education)
  • Current Student – Jonathan Mann (History)
  • Current Student – Cody King (History Education)
  • Current Student – T.J. Bonnett (Philosophy)

Interdisciplinary Studies Department

  • Alumna – Crystal Money (African and African Diaspora Studies)
  • Alumna – Anna Barnes (Asian Studies)
  • Alumnus – Gabriel Greaves (Master of Arts in American Studies)
  • Current Student – Robert Herrington (African and African Diaspora Studies)
  • Current Student – Sarah Barnett (Asian Studies)
  • Current Student – Elizabeth Hensley (Master of Arts in American Studies)

Department of Psychological Science

  • Alumna – Brandi Southern (Psychology)
  • Current Student – Kara Smith (Psychology)

Department of Sociology and Criminal Justice

  • Alumnus – Scott Vanek (Criminal Justice)
  • Alumnus – Diijon DaCosta (Sociology)
  • Alumna – Erin Leonard (Master of Science in Criminal Justice)
  • Current Student – Justin Mock (Criminal Justice)
  • Current Student – Filipati Siamomua (Sociology)
  • Current Student – Michael Deleo (Master of Science in Criminal Justice)

Department of Technical Communication and Interactive Design

  • Current Student – Anne Morris (Interactive Design)
  • Current Student – Elias Escobedo (Technical Communication)