Student Gold Medallion Awards

About the Student Gold Medallion Awards

In 1996, the Student Gold Medallion Awards were launched in recognition of the significant ongoing contributions students make to the success of institutional programs, activities and services. The Student Gold Medallion is the most prestigious award presented by the University.

All currently enrolled EMU undergraduate and graduate students in good standing are eligible for Student Gold Medallion Awards. All recognized student organizations at EMU and their advisers are also eligible – for a list of all current recognized student organizations please go to: 

2017 Awards Ceremony 

The 2017 Student Gold Medallion Awards Ceremony was held on Tuesday, March 28th during the Week of Excellence. 

Winners for the 2016-2017 SGMAs:

Eagle Ambassador: Desmine Robinson

Outstanding Leadership by a Student: Trayveon McGuire & Geoffrey Smith

Outstanding Mentorship by a Student: Shanae Jackson & Richard Cole

Outstanding Volunteerism by a Student: Calvin Orr & Emily Batdorff

Outstanding Professionalism by a Student Employee: Charles Schneider & Aryka Rice

The Glenna Frank Miller Award for Collegiate Leadership: Tanasia Morton

Outstanding Student Organization Advisor: Mary Larkin

Outstanding Student Organization Program: NAACP's Black Male Showcase 

Outstanding Student Organization: Amplifying the Arts (AMP)


Nominees and Winners who were unable to attend, please contact Kate Curley to receive your nomination/award materials.



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