Grants

  • Beta Beta Beta Research Grant – Conjunctivitis and pox in wild birds (2013) $520

  • Sigma Xi Grant-in-Aid of Research – Intergenerational effects of urbanization on stress responses in Eastern Bluebirds (Sialia sialis) (December 2016) $670

Honors and Awards

  • 2016 John C. Johnson Award – 1st place poster in the Ecology division at the National Tri-Beta Biennial Convention

  • 2015 John C. Johnson Award - $750 award to fund travel expenses to the National Tri-Beta Biennial Convention

  • John and Ula Leighty Research Award – Millikin University Honors Convocation (April 2015)

  • Millikin University Dean’s List (5 semesters)

  • Millikin University High Dean’s List (1 semester)

  • James Millikin Scholar – Millikin University Honors Program

  • Beta Beta Beta National Biological Honor Society

  • Alpha Lambda Delta National Freshmen Honor Society

  • Millikin University Biology Travel Scholarship ($500.00) – Ecological Journeys: South Florida

  • Millikin University Biology Travel Scholarship ($1000.00) – Ecological Journeys: Costa Rica

  • Millikin University Scientific Meeting Travel Award – Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology Meeting

  • 2011, 2013, 2014 Fall Sports CCIW Academic All-Conference

  • 2011, 2014, 2015 Spring Sports CCIW Academic All-Conference

  • 2014 Fall Sports CCIW Jack Swartz Award Winner

  • Millikin University Indoor & Outdoor Track Top Ten Performance List

  • Millikin Athlete of the Week (February 2015)