2022 Award Recipients

The most recent Student Engagement and Leadership (SEAL) Awards program took place on April 27, 2022.

The winners for the year are: 

Student Activities

Outstanding Poster/Flyer

  • Roller Disco Poster, Miami Activities and Programming

Outstanding Publication

  • In Dreams EP, Just Duet

Outstanding Original Event

  • Advancing Women in Entrepreneurship: Fall 2021 Pop Up Shop

Outstanding Collaborative Event

  • HAWKS, SASS, MARS: Can I Kiss You?

Rising Leader of the Year

  • Centoria McConnell, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.

President of the Year

  • Sidra Capriolo, Miami University Ohio Innocence Project-u

Most Improved Organization

  • College Mentors for Kids

Outstanding New Organization


Outstanding Graduate Advisor

  • Kailey Costabile, Miami Activities and Programming

Dr. John Clover Outstanding Off-Campus Advisor

  • Connie Mehlman, Best Buddies

Dr. Richard Nault Advisor of the Year

  • Rob Abowitz, EcoReps

Student Leader of the Year

  • Chase Harris, BSAA

Organization of the Year

  • HAWKS Peer Health Educators

Event of the Year

  • Asian American Association: Asian Cultural Festival

Outstanding Multicultural Event/Gerald Yearwood Diversity Programming

  • LUAM: A Tast of Luxembourg at Oxford Farmers Market

Fraternity and Sorority Life

Rising Leader of the Year

  • IFC: Brody Criz, Alpha Epsilon Pi
  • NPHC: Nana Ofosu Hemaa, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.
  • Panehellenic: Gwendolyn Peters, Alpha Omicron Pi

Warren T. Nelson Award for Outstanding Service

  • Jerimiah Grimm, Beta Theta Pi

Chapter President of the Year

  • IFC: Sam Belkowitz, Alpha Epsilon Pi
  • MGC: Sevara Ubaydullaeva, Theta Nu Xi National Sorority, Inc.
  • NPHC: Mackenzie Lee, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
  • Panhellenic: Clare Robertson, Alpha Delta Pi; Annalee Berger, Zeta Tau Alpha

Dr. Richard Nault Scholarship

  • Reece Gormley, Phi Mu

Grace Daniels Outstanding Sorority Advisor of the Year

  • Dionn Tron, Alpha Omicron Pi

Brian Breittholz Fraternity Advisor of the Year

  • Ben Willingham, Beta Theta Pi

Jerry Miller Outstanding Fraternity Faculty/Staff Advisor Award

  • Not Awarded

Andrew Herman Memorial Chapter Excellence

  • IFC: Beta Theta Pi
  • NPHC: Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
  • Panhellenic: Zeta Tau Alpha

Phillip and Martha Shriver Outstanding Greek Man & Woman

  • Outstanding Man: Jack Hartwell, Beta Theta Pi
  • Outstanding Woman: Sydney Jefferson, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.

Council Leaders of the Year

  • IFC: Wilson Maier, Sigma Chi
  • MGC: Marianna Gay, Sigma Lambda Gamma National Sorority, Inc.
  • NPHC: Ashley Sankey, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. 
  • Panehellenic: Jessica Chelst, Delta Delta Delta 

Wilks Institute for Leaderhip and Service

Wilks Institute Leadership and Service Award

Nav Chima

Wilks Institute Community Engaged Learning Award

Michelle Abata

Wilks Institute Critical Reflection Award

Madison Miner

Wilks Institute Civic Responsibility Award

Victoria Villanueva

Harry T. Wilks Fraternity and Sorority MPACT Award IFC

Beta Theta Pi

Harry T. Wilks Fraternity and Sorority MPACT Award Panhellenic

Alpha Delta Pi

Harry T. Wilks Fraternity and Sorority MPACT Award MGC

Sigma Lambda Gamma National Sorority, Inc.

Harry T. Wilks Student Organization MPACT Award 

Alpha Phi Omega

Wilks Institute Socially Responsible Leader Award 

Aiyana White

Wilks Institute Servant Leader Award 

Marina Shenouda

Sustainability Awards

Social Sustainability

Lauren Lewis

Economic Sustainability

Cassie Conrad

Environmental Sustainability