Leah Boddie Award

Honors an outstanding Douglass student in any class who performs outstanding community service outside the University which is also unrelated to academic credit. Recipient receives $500 cash prize, inscribed walnut box with Douglass medallion, and paper citation.

Jewel Plummer Cobb Senior Recognition Award

Honors a black senior who best demonstrates academic achievement, extra-curricular involvement, and who is a
positive role model for other black students. Recipient
receives $500 cash prize, inscribed walnut box with
Douglass medallion, and paper citation. (* Deceased)

Margery Somers Foster Senior Service Award

Honors a senior who has benefited her classmates and the Douglass community by her outstanding participation in campus affairs. Recipient receives $1000 cash prize, inscribed walnut box with Douglass medallion, and paper citation. The award was initiated in 1949 by the Alumnae. (* Deceased)

2015 Arcadia Lee Papalski ‘15 2015 Shanequa Evans ‘15 2015 Robin Christmas
2014 Olga Kozlova ’14 2014 Shanée Smith ’14 2014 Dawn Angelicca Barcelona
2013 Wislande Guillaume ‘13 2013 Benny Del Castillo ‘13 2013 Rachel Greenberg
2012 Wendy Blanco ‘12 2012 Karin Oxford ‘12 2012 Valerie Weiss
2011 Gwendolyn Baxley ‘13 2011 Tomilade Adepoju ‘11 2011 Melissa Chedid
2010 Christine Muglia ’10 2010 Ashley Sawyer ’10 2010 Ashley Sawyer
2009 D. Brielle Nalence ’09 2009 Key Jo Lee ’09 2009 Megan O’Rourke
2008 Chinyere Ojini ’10 2008 Ugochi Oguh ’08 2008 Katherine Drude
2007 Natalie Jesionka ’07 2007 Abbey Morgan ’07 2007 Celeste Barretto
2006 Erin McKinley ’06 2006 Gisell Jeter ’06 2006 Stefanie Lachenauer
2005 Kathryn Blake ’05 2005 Dineo Mpela-Thompson ’05 2005 Kelly Brennan
2004 Victoria Fisher ’04 2004 Erica Bazemore ’04 2004 Jaymie Stein
2003 Misty S. Florez ‘03 2003 Ikhlas Rashid ‘03 2003 Lauren LaRusso
2002 Meghan O’Toole ‘03 2002 Shakirah Williams ‘02 2002 Jennifer Peck
2001 Jennifer Tan ‘02 2001 Petrice W. Brown ‘01 2001 Jan Oosting
2000 Grishma S. Shah ’01 2000 Courtney D. Johnson ‘00 2000 Sara Bluhm, Megan Jones
1999 Cammy Lee ‘99 1999 Erica Grimmett ‘99 1999 Jennifer Dudeck
1998 Holly B. Muller ‘98 1998 Naima A. Cook ‘98 1998 Theresa Sciacchetano
1997 Wendy L. Bennett ‘98 1997 Rhonda J. Jackson ‘97 1997 Stefanie N. Kersh
1996 Michelle VanNoy ‘96 1996 LaTasha Baker ‘96 1996 Maggie Moran
1995 Faraja Kennerly ‘95 1995 Kelli Sparrow ‘95 1995 Maria Teresa Gargiulo, Amy E. Kirner
1994 Carolyn Martus ‘95 1994 Angela DeMary ‘94 1994 Cristina L. Martin
1993 Nina Marie Baynosa ‘93 1993 *Carla Woodson ‘93 1993 Lynette Astuto
1992 Alisa Ogonji ‘92 1992 Joy C. Dingle ‘92 1992 Michelle L. Martin
1991 Dorothy Kaszynski ‘91 1991 Mickelle Sheron West ‘91 1991 Kelly C. Smith
1990 Gwen Keyes ’90 1990 Susan Kohn
1989 Donna M. West ‘89, Margie Bailey ’88 (Honorable Mention) 1989 Maureen Phillips, Julie Stern
1988 Cheri Thompson ’88 1988 Debra Milecofsky
1987 Violet Snipes ‘87 1987 Elizabeth Murray
1986 Michelle P. Graham ’86, Terry Whitt ’86 1986 Julie Levi
1985 Valerie A. Smith ‘85 1985 Mary Kelleher
1984 Dolores A. Ijames ‘84 1984 Michele Wade
1983 Meena Parameswaran
1982 Deborah Borowsky
1981 Lauren M. Hergert
1980 Christina Kirchner
1979 Lori R. Muskat
1978 Jodie Cottrell
1977 Patricia H. Lapczynski
1976 Michele S. Krauthamer
1975 Jeanne Marie Fox
1974 Linda D. Jackson, Ellen M. Rassas
1973 Patricia Ann Morley, Zaida Josephine Torres
1972 Judith Anne Sobel
1971 Kay F. Turner
1970 Susan R. Bernstein, Cheryl Maxene Summey
1969 *Susan Tadd Little
1968 Judith Marie Rippel
1967 Mary Lou Fenili
1966 M. Wilma Harris
1965 *Susan Spence
1964 *Jean Westcott
1963 Betsy Westermaier
1962 *Susan Edwin
1961 Dorothy Spurgeon
1960 No award given
1959 Serena S. Yasgur
1958 Lucille Megerdichian
1957 Janet Stettbacher
1956 *Jean Gruen
1955 No award given
1954 Dolores Sweder
1953 Helen Lewis
1952 *Lois Montgomery
1951 *Julia Brown
1950 *Janet Biermann
1949 Emma Andrews, Evelyn Sermons