College of Behavioral & Social Sciences

Public Health and Health Services Administration

                                        Congratulations Award Recipients 


                                                        Award Recipients

Kathryn August
Outstanding Graduate in PHHA Student Kathryn August
Health Services Administration 2020

"Intelligence plus character—that is the goal of true education.” -Martin Luther King Jr.
"I have had the opportunity to test and build both thanks to my professor and peers in Health Services Administration."

Julia Conrad
Cum Laude
Viviana Diaz
Professional Promise in PHHA Student Viviana Diaz
Health Services Administration 2020

"We can judge our progress by the courage of our questions and the depth of our answers, our willingness to embrace what is true rather than what feels good.” - Carl Sagan 

Elise Duarte
Cum LaudePHHA Student Elise Duarte

"I would like to thank my family and friends for
pushing me to be my best self and for all of their
support through my college career. A special thanks
goes to my Husband for supporting all of my career

Keryn Grissom
Outstanding Leadership in
Health Services Administration 2020
Brooke Josenhans
Outstanding Service in Public Health 2020PHHA Student Brooke Josenhans

"I am so proud and honored to be given this award.
Thank you to my mom, my dad, Tyler, and Lindsay Briggs for always believing in and supporting me. I love you all!"

Sarah LoCoco
Outstanding Leadership PHHA Student Sarah LoCoco
in Public Health 2020

"The opportunities I’ve had while attending Chico State were monumental in shaping me as a person. I will graduate full of knowledge, compassion, and the yearn to make a difference in this world. Thank you to all who have given me these opportunities.” 

Ariana Madruga I
Magna Cum LaudePHHA Student Ariana Madruga

"Everything happens for a reason and learning to accept that and follow the path that you're meant to be on is huge, just remember that."

Hanin Nijim
Inspiring Student in Health Education 2020PHHA Student Nijim Hanin

"As a single mom of three boys, I have always wanted to show my kids that if their Mama can follow her dreams & goals then so can they! This is for you Yazan, Fuad, & Zayd! I love you!"

Neha Palhan
Summa Cum LaudePHHA Student Neha Palhan

"If you want to walk fast, walk alone. But if you want to walk far, walk together."

Allyson Picone
Outstanding Graduate in Health Education 2020PHHA Student Allyson Picone
Outstanding Graduate in Public Health &
Health Services Administration 2020
Summa Cum Laude

"Thank you to all the wonderful professors and staff in the BSS college, we love you!"

Haley Reed
Academic Achievement in PHHA Student Haley Reed
Health Services Administration 2020
Foster G. McGaw Scholarship 2020

"I'm a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work, the more I have of it. "  - Anonymous       

Jessica Silveira
Cum LaudePHHA Student Jessica Silveira

"You never achieve success unless
you like what you are doing." -Dale Carnegie

Cynthia Solorio
Professional Promise in Public Health 2020PHHA Student Cynthia Solorio

"Quiero dar las gracias a mis papás por su apoyo y sacrificio en mis estudios. También agradezco a mi familia, mi novio, amigos, y profesores."

Alexandra Wills
Academic Achievement in Public Health 2020PHHA Student Alexandra Willa

"Get a good education, so you can get a good job,
so you can get the things you want in life."-my Mom every time I ever said I want something.

Hannah Young
Leadership Achievement in PHHA Student Hannah Young
Health Services Administration 2020

"You can do anything in this big crazy world with a little love and hardwork."

Mariam Yousif
Professional Excellence in Public Health 2020PHHA Student Mariam Yousif
Cum Laude

"I'm proud of what I have accomplished thus far, and look forward to playing my part for a better tomorrow. Special thanks to everyone who has supported and guided me along the way." 

Cynthia Zaragoza
Professional Achievement in PHHA Student Cynthia Zaragoza
Health Services Administration 2020

"YHLQMDLG, if you know you know."