Office of Student Activities

Annual Leadership Awards Ceremony

2020 Leadership Awards Ceremony

The 2020 Leadership Awards Ceremony will be held on Monday, April 20, at 6pm, in the Grand Ballroom.   For more information, please contact Nick Katz at NB-Katz@wiu.edu .

2019 OSA Leadership Awards

2019 Leadership Awards Ceremony

The 2019 Leadership Awards Ceremony was held on Monday, April 22 at 6pm in the University Union Grand Ballroom. There were 129 nominations for 15 different awards this year. Below is a list of winners of each award.

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William E. Brattain Award:  Arianna Nutile

W. Garry Johnson Award for Excellence in Student Governance: 
Grant Reed, Kelly Rodgers, Killian Tracy, & Liliana Bibian

 Gordon A. Taylor Student Leadership Award: 
Jade Clarke, Nichole Miller, Opeyemi (Yemi) Oduniyi, & Bradley Young

Ralph H. Wagoner Award for Outstanding Volunteer Service: Erin Lee

Ronald D. Gierhan Award for Outstanding Quiet Influence by an Individual: Colton Markey

Madison Lynn Emerging Student Leader Award:  Paige Skinner

Outstanding Executive Board Member in an Organization: Arianna Nutile

Outstanding Student Organization Advisors: Becca Robles, Aimee Jones, & Glo Konieczny

Outstanding Student Organization: AgVocators, Pi Kappa Phi Fraternity, & Inter-Hall Council

Most Improved Student Organization:  International Friendship Club

Outstanding Multicultural Program:  International Bazaar (Hosted by International Friendship Club and the Center of International Studies)

Outstanding Volunteer Service by an Organization:  Women's Rugby Club

Outstanding Philanthropy by an Organization: Ability Experience (Hosted by Pi Kappa Phi Fraternity)

Outstanding Co-Sponsored Program:  Family Day BBQ (Hosted by University Union Board and The School of Agriculture)

Outstanding Student Organization Program:  WestFest (Hosted by University Union Board)