Student Gold Medallion Awards

The 2020 Student Gold Medallion Awards ceremony will take place on Tuesday, March 24, 2020 at 4 p.m. in the Student Center Ballroom.  An hors d'oeuvres reception will precede the ceremony from 3–4 p.m.  

The university community is invited to attend in celebration of this year's award winners.

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. Read a list of all current recognized student organizations.

2018 Awards Ceremony 

The 2018 Student Gold Medallion Awards Ceremony were held on Tuesday, March 20th during the Week of Excellence. 

Winners for the 2017-2018 SGMAs:

  • Eagle Ambassador: Charlotte Coberley & Chris Madigan
  • Outstanding Leadership by a Student: Morgan Randall & Tasha Lonabarger
  • Outstanding Mentorship by a Student: Jordan Wilshaw & Susan Moody
  • Outstanding Volunteerism by a Student: Mackensi Crenshaw & Diane Brinson-Days
  • Outstanding Professionalism by a Student Employee: Jaycie Sabala & Tanya McCune
  • The Glenna Frank Miller Award for Collegiate Leadership: Larry Borum III
  • Outstanding Student Organization Advisor: Julie Goodwin
  • Outstanding Student Organization Program: Project Big Sister's Annual Black Business Expo
  • Outstanding Student Organization: Students for Recovery


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