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44 Stars

The 44 Stars of Excellence Awards acknowledge students, advisors and recognized student organizations who demonstrate outstanding dedication and commitment to their organization and its mission.  Students, faculty and staff are invited to submit nominations for the awards from now until April 8 at 11:59pm.

The link to submissions will be posted next year.

For 2018, the Gala will be on Thursday, April 19 in the Goldstein Auditorium.  It starts at 5:30pm with a buffet dinner.  RSVP information will be announced at a later date for nominators and nominees.

Below are the winners from the 2018 Gala:

Gala Winners

44 Stars Gala Winners
One University Janine Bogris Student Athlete Advisory Committee

Richard Yang

Lambda Theta Alpha

Public and Community Service

Sadikur Ahmed Camp Kesem
  Victor Wong Alpha Kappa Alpha
Outstanding Media or Publication   WJPZ
    Perception Magazine
Best New Event/Initiative First Year Players University Union, Student Association, NPHC
The Rising Star Award Mitchell Liang The International
  Nikki Bracci
SU Spirit Award Olivia Liskowitz  
  Obi Afriyie  
The Student Centers & Programming Services Award for Excellence in Programming   University Union
    Lambda Theta Alpha Latin Sorority
The Associate Vice President’s Award for Positive Advocacy Kevin Yeung Student Association
  Bakusa Konteh Lambda Phi Epsilon
The Award for Diversity and Inclusion Amanda Spoleti Muslim Student Association
  Ryan Bolton Black Reign Step Team
The Office of Multicultural Affairs’ Irma Almirall-Padamsee La Fuerza Community Enhancement Award  Rickey Diep  
  Cynthia Salas  
 The Emerging Professional Award Mackenzie Mertikas Sport Management Club
Dominic Samuels Lambda Alpha Upsilon
The Award for Excellence by an Organizational Advisor Huey Hsiao
Mark Trumbo  
 The Entertainers of the Year Award Raices Dance Troupe
  Black Box Players
 The Award for Excellence by an Organization President Elizabeth Sedore
Jonah Rappaport  
 The Senior Vice President’s Award for Outstanding Senior Leadership Angie Pati  
  Calvin Guo