Unity College Flagship Awards
Honor Gold Cords
Learning & Behavioral Health Practitioner Scholar Award
Recognizes a student for achieving excellence as a scholar and engaged professional. Presented by Dr. Kayla Higgins.
2020 Winner: Tobias Christoffels
Natural Resource Conservation and Management Leadership Award
This award recognizes a student who embodies the highest standards of leadership within the Unity College community and their chosen field of study and holds promise for upholding these qualities in the future. Presented by Professor Doug Fox
2020 Winner: Madeline Cain
Senior Athlete of the Year
Presented by Dean of Students Ray Phinney.
2020 Winners: Sarah T. Cantwell and Scott Layne
Award for Outstanding Academic Achievement and Leadership in the Ecology and Management Program
The recipient of this award exemplifies academic excellence in their program of study, demonstrating the potential for outstanding contributions to the field, leadership within the program, an exceptional work ethic, and a high standard of scholarship. Presented by Dr. Jennifer Clarke.
2020 Winner: Mya Wiles
Award for Scientific Engagement in the Ecology and Management Program
The recipient of this award exemplifies what it means to be a scientist. This student demonstrates exceptional curiosity about the natural world by asking questions that go above and beyond the scope of classes and pursues knowledge vigorously. Presented by Dr. Emma Perry.
2020 Winner: Meagan Arsenault
Awards for Outstanding Academic Achievement and Service in the Captive Wildlife Care and Education Program
Outstanding Service to the Captive Wildlife Care and education Program
The recipient of this award has shown dedication to professionalism in this field and has shared their knowledge and enthusiasm with others. Through leadership, commitment, and service, this student has actively supported the program and their peers. Presented by Dr. Robert Adamski.
2020 Winner: Stephanie Fowlie
Award for Outstanding Academic Achievement in the Captive Wildlife Care and Education Program
The recipient of this award has demonstrated a strong commitment to scholarship. They have excelled in their classes and shown the potential to make extraordinary contributions in their future career. Presented by Dr. Robert Adamski.
2020 Winner: Shannon Dunne
Outstanding Student in the Humanities Awards
This award is for demonstrating exemplary understanding of environmental humanities in coursework, co-curricular awards, and/or community service. Presented by Dr. James Spartz.
2020 Winner: Michelle Neal
Student Success Leadership Award
The Student Success Leadership award is given to enthusiastic and resilient student leaders who inspire others, promote diversity and inclusion, and are positive advocates for others. Presented by Dean of Students Ray Phinney.
This award will be presented to a student who has exhibited mastery of skills and who has the qualities of a future leader within the field of Conservation Law Enforcement. Presented by Lori Perez.
2020 Winner: Jerold Winslow
Environmental Sustainability Excellence Award
Recognizes outstanding academic achievement by a student who demonstrates an inquisitive nature, a passion for scholarly pursuit and holds promise for success in future efforts. Presented by Dr. Kevin Spigel.
2020 Winner: Sierra Hopkins
Student Government Association Award