Recent University Honors Graduates

University Honors Recipients – Spring 2019

 

 

Elena Davidson (Conroy Scholar)

Major: Computer Science

Capstone: Honors Internship with YWiC and CAHSI

 

 

Jennifer Foster

Major: French and German

Minor: History

Capstone: French Capstone Course

 

Antonia Holguin

Majors: Government

               Law & Society

Minor: Gender & Sexuality Studies

Capstone: Feminist Research Methodologies Course

 

Victoria Perea

Major: Athletic Training

Capstone: Using Instrument-Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization to Improve Musculoskeletal Function Following Injury

Advisor: Dr. Michael Gregory

 

 

Brittany Treadwell

Majors: Small Business Management & Entrepreneurship

               Managerial Leadership

Minor: Marketing

Capstone: Strategic Management Course

 

Amanda Villalobos

Major: Digital Filmmaking

Minor: Teatre Arts

Capstone: Grief, and its Agonizing Stages (Film)

Advisor: Professor Julian Alexander


 

Distinction in University Honors Recipients – Spring 2019

 

 

 

 

Mariah Ballard

Major: Anthropology

Capstone: Graduate Research Seminar Paper

Advisor: Dr. Kelly Jenks

 

Tyler Bridges

Major: Aerospace Engineering

Capstone: Honors Capstone/Internship (Drone Engineering)

Advisor: Dr. Park

 

Carlos Campos

Major: Biology

Capstone: Biology 402 and Biology 450

Nicholas DeLovato

Major: Mechanical Engineering

Capstone: Thermal Distribution Analysis for Component Testing with Test Adapters

 

Daniel Estupinan

Major:  Business Administration in Finance

Minor:  Government

Internship: Congressional Hispanic Caucus Internship in the Office of Representative Xochitl Torres Small

 

Arielle Gonzales

Major: Language and Linguistics

Capstone:  Effective Communication in the Prehospital Environment

 

 

Naomi Iniguez-Smith

Major: Communication Disorders

Capstone: CEP 451 Coursework

 

 

Angela Kearns (Conroy Scholar)

Major: Computer Science and Mathematics

Capstone: Internship on Leveraging Robotic Process Automation to Simplify the Line Planning Process at Nike

 

Damin Kendrick

Major: Information and Communication Technology 

Internship: Fineos in Dublin, Ireland

 

Victoria Lovato

Major: History and Foreign Languages with a concentration in Spanish

Internship: Los Alamos National Laboratory Historical Preservation Lab

 

Sienna Mata (Conroy Scholar)

Major: Journalism

Minor: Gender and Sexuality Studies

Capstone: Data Journalism and Kokopelli

Advisor: Dr. Jana Williams

 

Clayton Miller

Major: Information Engineering Technology

Minor: Information Security

Capstone: Engineering Technology Capstone

 

 

Kimberly Pestovich

Major: Chemical Engineering

Minors: Materials Engineering

             Physics

             Chemistry

             Computational Engineering

Capstone: Engineering Capstone Chemical Plant Design

 

Maria Prado

Major: Finance

Minor: Banking

Internship: Rogal Freight LLC Internship

Advisor: Dr. John Shonk

 

 

 

Ian Rankin

Major: Electrical Engineering

Capstone: Coursework in EE363, EE490, CS 475, CS 478

 

 

 

 

Prisila Ramirez

Majors: Genetics & Biotechnology

               Biology

Minor: Biochemistry

              Molecular Biology

Capstone: Counting R-loops: A Novel Quantification method for Nuclear DNA: RNA Hybrids

 

Shannon Rodriguez

Major: Philosophy

              Language and Linguistics

              Law and Society

Capstone: Federal Indian Land Policy and the Tribes of New Mexico

Advisor: Dr. Thaddieus Conner

 

Brian Evan Saunders

Major: Mechanical Engineering

Minor: Mathematics

Capstone: Photon Doppler Velocimetry (PDV) – Scattered Reflected Ray Collection and Interpretation

 

 

 

Kathryn Skibitski

Major: Anthropology

Minor: Human Forensic Analysis

Capstone: Studied abroad course work in Brazil, Peru and Romania

 

 

 

 

 

Haley Stewart (Conroy Scholar)

Majors: Criminal Justice

               Government

Minor: Forensic Science

              Economics

              Law & Society

Capstone: Federal Indian Land Policy and the Tribes of New Mexico

Advisor: Dr. Thaddieus Conner

 

Leah Stiff

Major: Psychology

Minor: Counseling

             Educational Psychology

             Management

Internship: TRIO Student Support Services Internship

 

Caitlin Janay Summers

Major: Psychology

Capstone: Graduate coursework CEP 520 and CEP 532

 

 

 

 

Cristal Tucker

Major: Social Work

Minor: Counseling and Educational Psychology

Internship: El Paso Probate Court

Advisor: Dr. Brenda Purcell

 

Madeleine Woodward

Major: Digital Filmmaking

             Creative Media Institute

Capstone: Screenplay for Cinema: The Piatigorsky Foundation

Advisor: Professor Amy Lanasa