2015 Outstanding Senior Awards Recipients

The 2015 Outstanding Seniors were recognized at the 2015 Celebration of Students, an annual student-run event which celebrates student achievements. 

2015 COS Program Cover
 

Caitlyn Black Caitlyn Black

Academic Unit: Department of Food Science and Technology

Major: Culinary Science

Hometown: Marcy, Ohio

My favorite college memory would be the combination of all of the campus activities that I have been able to participate in; sporting events, guest lectures, concerts and the arts, and genuine time spent with fellow Buckeyes!
 

Joey Brown Joey Brown

Academic Unit: Department of Animal Sciences

Major: Animal Sciences

Hometown: Edon, Ohio

My favorite college memory has been the experience of winning the Ohio State, Midwest and then National Animal Science Academic Ouadrathalons.

 

Brandon ColbyBrandon Colby

Academic Unit: Department of Animal Sciences

Major: Animal Sciences

Hometown: Houston, Ohio

My favorite experience at Ohio State has been the 2014-2015 OSU Football Season. It was a privilege to be a student during one of the most exciting times in OSU history

 

Katherine Dowling Katherine Dowling

Academic Unit: Department of Animal Sciences

Major: Animal Sciences

Hometown: Cincinnati, Ohio

Some of my favorite college memories come from my involvement with Animal Science Community Alliance. I’ve been able to help students as a peer mentor and really enjoyed bonding with team members at the annual summer retreat!
 

Seth Erwin Seth Erwin

Academic Unit: Department of Agricultural, Environmental, and Development Economics

Major: Agribusiness and Applied Economics

Hometown: Fayetteville, Ohio

I have especially enjoyed the time spent with FarmHouse, specifically working together as brothers during Homecoming Float Build Weeks, as we assembled our floats for the university homecoming parade.
 

Kelly FagerKelly Fager

Academic Unit: Department of Agricultural Communication, Education, and Leadership

Major: Agricultural Communication

Hometown: Wauseon, Ohio

I will never forget attending my first OSU football game in The Shoe, where the energy and pride of being a Buckeye is incredible!

 

Amanda HainesAmanda Haines

Academic Unit: Department of Agricultural, Environmental, and Development Economics

Major: Agribusiness and Applied Economics

Hometown: Montpelier, Ohio

My favorite college moments included game days in the Horseshoe cheering on the Buckeyes as well as studying abroad in England and Scotland.
 

Hillary Hall Hillary Hall

Academic Unit: Department of Food Science and Technology

Major: Food Science and Technology

Hometown: Marysville, Ohio

I will cherish my memory of the Wisconsin football game my freshmen year. We charged the field that night after winning 33-29, despite being the underdogs.

 

Natalia JurcakNatalia Jurcak

Academic Unit: Department of Animal Sciences

Major: Animal Sciences

Hometown: Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

During my four years here at The Ohio State University, I have really enjoyed football Saturdays in Columbus.

 

Michelle KingMichelle King

Academic Unit: Department of Arts and Science and Business Technologies

Major: Community Leadership

Hometown: Xenia, Ohio

My favorite college memory is singing Carmen Ohio after every single football game, banquet or major OSU event surrounded by friends, classmates or strangers who share my passion about being a Buckeye!
 

Kade Louiso Kade Louiso

Academic Unit: Department of Horticulture and Crop Science

Major: Sustainable Plant Systems: Agronomy

Hometown: West Union, Ohio

I especially enjoyed my time spent studying abroad in Brazil with the Alpha Zeta Partners honorary learning about agriculture and creating memories with fellow members.

 

Megan MoormanMegan Moorman

Academic Unit: Department of Arts and Science and Business Technologies

Major: Agriscience Education

Hometown: Xenia, Ohio

My best memory of Ohio State would have to be traveling across the country in a 12-passenger van with the OSU Livestock Judging team. I got to see the country in a way very few get to and made life-long friendships with my teammates.

Caitlyn Mullins Caitlyn Mullins

Academic Unit: Department of Animal Sciences

Major: Meat Science

Hometown: Beavercreek, Ohio

My absolute favorite experience as a Buckeye would have to be watching the Buckeyes beat Alabama at the Sugar Bowl in New Orleans on New Year’s Day.

 

Meghan ParsleyMeghan Parsley

Academic Unit: School of Environment and Natural Resources

Major: Forestry, Fisheries, and Wildlife

Hometown: Hilliard, Ohio

My favorite memory was singing Carmen Ohio with hundreds of other OSU students at the Light Up the Lake ceremonies – there is no better sense of community!

 

Samantha Parsons Samantha Parsons

Academic Unit: Department of Animal Sciences

Major: Animal Sciences

Hometown: Canal Winchester, Ohio

My favorite memory was the time spent working in the lab for undergraduate research. It was great to spend my time advancing my personal skills while working on a project that was capable of helping so many others.

Sarah Peterson Sarah Peterson

Academic Unit: Department of Agricultural, Environmental, and Development Economics

Major: Agribusiness and Applied Economics

Hometown: Washington Court House, Ohio

I have loved the entirety of my time at OSU, however some highlights have definitely been my study abroad trips to China and Brazil.

 

Stacie SegerStacie Seger

Academic Unit: Department of Agricultural Communication, Education, and Leadership

Major: Agricultural Communication

Hometown: Fort Loramie, Ohio

My favorite college memory was being linked into the 108th class of SPHINX, Ohio State’s oldest senior class honorary.

 

Kayla StarlinKayla Starlin

Academic Unit: Department of Agricultural, Environmental, and Development Economics

Major: Agribusiness and Applied Economics

Hometown: Logan, Ohio

The human and animal interactions study abroad in New Zealand has been my favorite experience as an Ohio State student.

 

Samantha Ward Samantha Ward

Academic Unit: Department of Food Science and Technology

Major: Food Science and Technology

Hometown: Worthington, Ohio

Studying abroad in South Africa and being able to experience the culture while touring the country has been my very best Buckeye memory.

 

Erin Williams Erin Williams

Academic Unit: Department of Agricultural Communication, Education, and Leadership

Major: Agricultural Communication

Hometown: McConnelsville, Ohio

My favorite college memories are anything and everything related to the Buckeye Dairy Club and studying abroad in the Netherlands, Belgium, Germany and Ireland.