College of Behavioral & Social Sciences

Department of Psychology

                                        Congratulations Award Recipients 


                                                        Award Recipients

Lucia Abril
Undergraduate Research Grant in Psychology Psychology Student Lucia Abril
Honors in the Major

"...developing character in the face of suffering..." Jordan B. Peterson

Avery Beaudette
Honors in the Major
Tessa Betenbaugh
Magna Cum LaudePsychology Student Tessa Betenbaugh

"I would like to thank my parents for their unconditional love and support; I could not have completed this journey without you guys. I am also beyond grateful for the beautiful people and memories I have made throughout my years in Chico."

Lindsey Borin
Summa Cum LaudePsychology Student Lindsey Borin

"In Omnia Paratus.”

Erin Campbell
Honors in the Major Psychology Student Erin Campbell

"Be fearless in the pursuit of what sets your soul on fire." - Jennifer Lee

Alexandra Chamoun
Cum LaudePsychology Student Alexendria Chamoun

"I want to thank my parents for making this moment possible & most importantly this little town for creating some of the best memories of my life. I will forever love you Chico."

Courtney Cogbill
Cum LaudePsychology Student Courtney Cogbill

"Here is to an amazing four years. I could not have done it without the support from family and friends. Thank you Mom and Dad! Cheers to the class of 2020."

Ariana Davis
Cum LaudePsychology Student Ariana Davis

"Thank you to my Chico family, I could not have done any of this without your support. I am so blessed to have had this amazing experience!"

Michael Fannon
Summa Cum Laude
Fiona Farrell
Cum LaudePsychology Student Fiona Farrell
Emily Fuller
Honors in the MajorPsychology Student Emily Fuller

"Never give up on a dream because of how long it will take to accomplish it. Thank you to all my friends, family and classmates for their support through this journey."

Adriana Hayes
Magna Cum Laude Psychology Student Adriana Hayes
Honors in the Major

"To have wellbeing you must have resilience."

Christina Hedges
Magna Cum Laude
Megan Johnson
Magna Cum LaudePsychology Student Megan Johnson

"I want to thank my parents and everyone who has supported me throughout this journey. I couldn't have done it without you all. I love you!"

Claire Kennedy
Summa Cum LaudePsychology Student Claire Kennedy

"Thank you to my friends and family for supporting me and pushing me to achieve my goal of Summa Cum Laude!"

Susie Lo
Cum LaudePsychology Student Susie Lo

"Go into the world and do well. But more importantly, go into the world and do good.”

Alisandra Macias
Winzenz Family Psychology Award 
Honors in the Major
Karissa McCarthy
Summa Cum Laude
Kelli McGuffin
Magna Cum LaudePsychology Student Kelli McGuffin

"I would like to thank my mom and dad for all of the love and support that helped me get to where I am today! Love you guys."

Allie Mooney
Summa Cum LaudePsychology Student Allie Mooney
Honors in the Major

"For anyone who has offered me even a glimmer of support, for those who I have lost, and, especially, for my parents. The words "thank you" will never be enough."

Annika Muser
Magna Cum LaudePsychology Annika Muser
Hannah Norwood
Cum Laude
Danie O'Donnell
Cum LaudePsychology Student Danie O'Donnell

"I want to thank my family and friends for their support. Here's to graduate school!"

Madeline Olwert
Summa Cum LaudePsychology Student Madeline Olwert
Honors in General Education

"So grateful to be a Wildcat-- Thank you to Chico State faculty and staff for their commitment to this campus and its students. And thank you to my family for their limitless love and support."

Jackson Park
Honors in the MajorPsychology Student Jackson Park

"For millions of years, mankind lived just like the animals. Then something happened which unleashed the power of our imagination. We learned to talk and we learned to listen… Mankind’s greatest achievements have come about by talking, and its greatest failures by not talking.” -Stephen Hawking

Arely Saldana
Cum LaudePsychology Student Arely Saldana
Honors in the Major

"Everything is possible. The impossible just takes longer.” - Dan Brown

Tays Sannizzaro
Graduate Research Grant in PsychologyPsycyhology Student Tays Sannizzaro

"Wherever you go, no matter what the weather, always bring your own sunshine.” -Anthony J. D’Angelo

Deja Shevalier
George L. Parrott Outstanding Student AwardPsychology Student Deja Shevalier
Psychology Outstanding Student Award of 2020
Winzenz Family Psychology Award
Magna Cum Laude
Honors in the Major

"I have no idea where this will lead us, but I have a definite feeling it will be a place both wonderful and strange." - Dale Cooper

Jordan Stifle
Honors in the MajorPsychology Student Jordan Stifle

"Don't dream it, be it!"- Dr. Frank N. Furter

Alexandria Willingham
Magna Cum LaudePsychology Student Alexandria Willingham

"I am so very thankful for my family (and the friends that became family) for getting me here. I could not have done it without you, I love you all!"