Student Life & Leadership Awards

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Student life & leadership awards

The Student Life & Leadership Awards are an annual celebration of the hard work and dedication our students exhibit across their clubs and organizations each academic year.

Voting information

Voting for this year’s awards is officially closed. Thank you to those who voted!

Full Awards List

Program Awards:

  • Most Inclusive Program or Initiative
  • Most Sustainable Program or Initiative
  • Campus Program of the Year

Student Organization Awards:

  • Outstanding Student Club or Organization of the Year
  • New Student Organization of the Year

Campus Leader Awards:

  • Club Officer of the Year
  • Organization Advisor of the Year
  • Outstanding First-Year Student Leader
  • Outstanding Second-Year Student Leader
  • Outstanding Third-Year Student Leader
  • Outstanding Senior Student Leader
  • Unsung Student Leader of the Year

event details

The 2024 Student Life & Leadership Awards ceremony will take place on Friday, April 26 at 4:30 p.m. in the Kennedy Center’s Dix Dining Hall. All members of the Hiram community, including parents and supporters, are welcome to attend. Business casual attire is recommended for all attendees.

This year’s ceremony will feature a keynote from Associate Vice President Peggy Painley, awards presentation, and the induction of the 2024 Omicron Delta Kappa circle.

Omicron Delta kappa

Omicron Delta Kappa is an honor society that seeks to recognize outstanding student leaders in the areas of academics and research, athletics, service to campus and community, communications, and creative and performing arts. Hiram’s Omicron Delta Kappa circle honors and develops leaders through scholarship, workshops, career development, leadership resources, and a lifelong connection to other members.

2023 awards

Most Inclusive Program or Initiative: Black Student Union’s Black Lives Matter Mural Dedication Ceremony

Black Student Union's Black Lives Matter Mural Dedication Ceremony

New Student Organization of the Year: Hiram Women’s Lacrosse Club

New Student Organization of the Year

Club Officer of the Year: Lexie Flores, Terrier Activities Board

Club Officer of the Year

Unsung Student Leader of the Year: Skyler Huda

Unsung Student Leader of the Year


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