On April 25, Cal State L.A. held it's 53rd Honors Convocation to celebrate the accomplishments of students who have worked diligently to achieve academic excellence. Psychology faculty and staff were on hand to pass out certificates and congratulate our many honorees! Below is a list of psychology students who received awards during the 2013-2014 academic year.
The Dean's List: Undergraduates who earn a grade point average of 3.4 or higher in 12 or more units of graded course work in one quarter and who rank in the upper five percent of students in academic achievement in their college are named to the the Dean's List.
Alarcon, Cynthia | Ashrafi, Sheerin Sharon | Baghasarian, Maria | Baghdasarian, Serani | Beltran, Krystal Nicole | Benitez, Bernard | Boghossian, Lara Lisa | Brown, Melissa Jean | Cabral, Diana | Chortabtim, Sasida | Coyoy, Evelyn Yesenia | Escobedo, Stephanie | Eskandari, Andre | Estrada, Jorge Hernandez | Frane, Andrew Vann | Fung, Derek Ka Yin | Gallegos Jr, Ezequiel | Gomez, Gabriela Angelica | Gomez, Lizbeth Berenice | Gonzalez, Diego Jesus | Guzman, Suzanne Marie | Hardcastle, Jared Allen | Hatchel, Tyler James | Hernandez, Marisol | Herrera, Lisette | Hubbard, Jordan Earl | Irianto, Effieana N | Jaime Trejo, Celina | Jordan I, Alejandra Rangel | Keoski, Emily Ann | Liao, Isabelle | Limon, Joshua | Lopez Montiel, Dulce A | Lopez, Gloriana | Lopez, Josue Isidro | Lopez-Gomez, Karina | Magdaleno, Vanessa | Martin, Vannessa | Mattice, Michael Scott | McDermott, Peter | Mendez, Adrian Daniel | Mendez, Rachel Joy | Miranda, Isaac Matthew | Mirzoyan, Varduhi | Mora, Matthew Andrew | Moran, Sandra Lucia | Navarrete, Christian Alan | Nguyen, Khanh Kim | Ochoa, Wendy | Ortiz, Victoria Allison | Panther, Shane William | Perez, Karla Nohemi | Quan, Matthew K | Quijada, Brenda | Ramirez Duran, Jasmin Maritza | Ramirez, Noe | Raygoza, Jessica | Reyes, Lizzet | Rios, Sean Paul | Rivas, Mariela Janet | Rivera, Karen Alejandra | Rodriguez, Richard Ernesto | Sandoval, Samantha Rae | Saracay, Emely Yamileth | Snyders, Nicholas Alexander | Solis, Abigail | Stolyarova, Alexandra | Tang, Alice | Truong, Nancy Ngoc | Valenzuela, Charvel Alan | Virgen, Nicole | Wang, Sherry | William, Sylvia Diane | Williams, Marina Elizabeth | Yoneda, Carli Kiyoko
Freshman Honors at Entrance: Students who receive Honors at Entrance are first-time freshmen who entered Cal State L.A. with a minimum 3.5 grade point average in high school.
Aguilar, Sandra | Al Hassani, Mariam | Avila, Louie | Banuelos, Yvette | Barrios, Elisa | Beltran, Nayeli Vanessa | Coronado, Ariana | Cortez, Jonathan | Dorado, Guadalupe | Escobar, Dulce Naomi | Escorcia, Giovanni | Espinoza, Rocio | Estrada, StephanieÂ Â Elizabeth | Flores, Brenda | Galvez, Stephanie | Gamet, Skye Lee | Gott, Jaime N | Guevara, Ivonne | Hernandez, Yesenia | Hunt, Kamri Jordan | Jarkian, Talin | Juarez, Kris | Kazaryan, Anna | Llanos, Armida Aracely | Marquez, Karla E | Martinez, Gabriela | Monge, Kenia Yazmin | Ortiz, Joseph Lionel | Ramirez, Daisy Lizeth | Ramos, Itzel Ivon | Romero, Cynthia Damari | Sajche, Juan Carlos | Sarmiento, Dana Robin Javier | Ta,Â Michael Duong | Thrower, Alexis Nicole | Venegas, Melissa Carolina | Zaso, Florydalma
Pictured, from left to right: Drs. Jessica Dennis and Interim Dean, Scott R. Bowman.
Special Recognition in Graduate Studies: Students receiving Special Recognition in Graduate Studies are those who have demonstrated superior scholastic achievement through 2013 by maintaining a grade point average of 3.8 or higher in 80% or more of their required program and have received special recommendation by their department.
Bochove, Elisabeth | Carrillo, Rogelio | Maekawa, Magie | Younge, Ayana | Baker, Katie | Bickelman, Allison | Colombo, Richard | Craven, Hillary | Djanbazian, Millen | Dotson, Brenna | Foster, Danielle | Lee, Gina | Manasyan, Roza | Miller, Lyssa | Orso, Diamond | Othman, Maisam | Ryan, Justina | Sotomayor-Galindo, Javier | Tututi, Erika | Waring, Kirstie | Woolfoot, Jennifer | Liu, Ying | Babakhanian, Vahe | Bassam, Myrna | Gordon, Lyndsy | Heimann, Benjamin | Madrid, Amber | Santos, Carlos | Sarkisyan, Ani | Truong, Kimberly
Pictured below, from left to right: Drs. Kaveri Subrahmanyam, Joel Ellwanger, Senqi Hu, and Jessica Dennis.
William Hobson and Evelyn Troup Fund Scholarship: Jessica Zuheide ANgulo | Maria Baghasarian | David Banuelos | Halima DeLosAngeles Barreto | Bernard Benitez | Elisabeth Ashley Bochove | Lara Lisa Boghossian | Darin Russel Brown | Rogelio Carrillo | Jessica A Cerda | Pearl Chan | Andrew Chang | Millen Djanbazian | Ruby Elise Fletes | Ana Laura Fonseca | Andrew Vann Frane | Emily Anne Frost | Ezequiel Gallegos | Marissa Paula Garay | Marina Gamal Gatas | April Lynn Giddens | Trevor Arthur Akira Graham | Suzanne Marie Guzman | Matthew Travis Harrison | Tyler James Hatchel | Cristal Hernandez Santiago | Alexandra Indaco | Lily Poulei Lam | Joshua Limon | Ying Liu | Karina Lopez-Gomez | Julianna Marie Magallanes | Roza Manasyan | Rachel Joy Mendez | Nancy Olivia Navejas | Wendy Ochoa | Maisam Mutassem Othman | Mathew K Quan | Douglas David Ramon | Jessica Raygoza | Bianca Katalina Crystal Rodriguez | Danilo Lionel Rodriguez | Sibella Bernadette Salazar | Bryant Joseph Salinas | Christine Nicole Schmelzle | Winnie Shi | Kathry Trang | Sherry W Wang | Dacia Renee Weir | Tony Ye | Ayana Nissa Younge | Erika Zambrano
Charles Wang Scholarship: Alexandra Stolyarova
Psi Chi Honor Society, new members: Abraham Preciado | Anh Nguyen | Ayana Younge | Brianna Rodriguez | Bryant Salinas | Carlos A. Vidales | Claudette Antuna | Cynthia Karasarkissian | Donna Chen | Dora Chavez | Ellen Davidian | Emely Saracay | Emily Frost | Erica Montoya | Gabriel Regalado | Gabriela Gomez | Ivette Rodriguez | Jared Anderson | Jasmine Gonzalez | Jennifer Markewych | Jessica Angulo | Kassandra Reyes | Lilibeth Lira | Lily Lam | Lizbeth Echeverria | Louis Lopez | Mariela Rivas | Mitsuki Hlaing | Nicole Ortiz | Nicole Virgen | Patricia Mejia | Regina Butler | Rosa Guzman | Rosio Espinoza |Sandra Vasquez | Sasha Ozelle Alo | Sheerin Ashrafi | Stacy Benavides | Stamatina Giannakopoulou | Tifanny Padilla | Ty Breece Tucker | Victor Alcantara | Victoria Pickett | Viviana Ruano | Yumi Bledsoe