Award Comments


2020 LAS Awards

5/18/2020, Congrats to Hanna Woods and the other scholars who persevered in enriching their lives through intellectual pursuits! - Denise Noe
5/15/2020, Hey Hanna. So proud of you and your wonderful achievement. I hope you enjoy your graduation as much as it is virtual. I look forward to seeing you some time in the post-COVID-19 future. Again, congratulations and much good luck with your next phase of life whatever it is. Cheers! - Evan
5/14/2020, Congratulations! You have worked hard, and it really shows. You know more big words than we do! Whoop Whoop! We wish you all the best! - Gwen and Tim Kittel
5/14/2020, Congratulations to Hanna Woods - and to ALL 2020 UCCS LAS grads. We are so very proud of you - and deeply inspired by what you bring to our world. Bright futures ahead! - Caroline Fisher
5/13/2020, Congratulations son! Sooo proud of your accomplishment! We know God has great things in store for you! Go out into the world and make a difference! “With Him at my right hand I will not be shaken.” Psalm 16:8 - Julie Lee
5/14/2020, Brava Hanna!!! So happy for you and so sad I won't be there to help you celebrate! W e look forward to when we can give you a big hug and see you in person! - Lisa Coash/Rick Cobb
5/12/2020, There are truly no words to express how proud I am of you, Hanna Woods. Your hard work, determination, passion and dedication have paid off two-fold. I am so excited for this next chapter and cannot wait to watch you change this world. You are a star and we are so very proud! Xoxo -Candice Woods
5/12/2020, Ally, It has been incredible watching you grow and change over the years. You have always been such a driven and determined young lady. Continue to challenge yourself and live the life you’ve worked so incredibly hard for. You deserve every achievement! I am proud to say, I knew you when. Congratulations Ally Moseley! -Melissa Simpkins
5/12/2020, Congratulations to the LAS Peak Ambassadors graduating this year - Kelsey Calhoun, Alex Blanco-Castano, Samantha Jones, Erynn Mitchell, Tamara Twitty, and Israel Wheatley!!! As Peak Ambassadors you've been actively representing, advocating, and promoting your major and your department. The service you have given through your participation in internships, fellowships, events, presentations, and program promotion has been INVALUABLE to the college and to your fellow students. LAS students well into the future will benefit from the foundation you have built and the legacy you leave. You are all truly amazing, and we thank you for the many, many extra hours of service on behalf of your college. We look forward to working with you as LAS Alumni. CONGRATULATIONS and best wishes for your future endeavors!  -Margie Oldham
5/11/2020, Congratulations Ally. We are so proud of all your accomplishments! The world lies before you with so many great opportunities- take every one you can to expand your mind and abilities, but always do what you are passionate about! You are amazing! Love -The Kavalec’s
5/11/2020, Ally, It’s really a joy for me to see the beautiful young lady you have become! You have so many talents! I wish you continued success!  -Bernadette Barrera
5/11/2020, Way to Go Ally Moseley! Sending you big love and Congratulations from Northern Alabama! We are so proud of you and love you!  -Al, Lori and Sophia
5/11/2020, Ally congratulations on this outstanding achievement! Your family is so incredibly proud of you. You are well on your way to reaching your goal of being Dr. Moseley!! Can't wait to celebrate with you!! All our love, -Mom & Dad , Briana Moseley
5/9/2020, A Very Grateful Graduate Says Thanks to Her Family. I am so thankful for my husband, Michael, for loving me through it all and never giving up. You have my heart. For my daughter, Bella, you know I want this for you and more. You are my gift. For my sister, Stacie, for her unconditional love, true celebration, and genuine friendship. For my Mom, Sandra, who always told me how strong I am. For my brother and sister-in-law, Brad and Kim, for weathering the storms and for a zillion prayers. For the best nieces and nephew an aunt could ever ask for, Alaina, Madison, and Xander, you inspire me. For my daughter, Melanie, who knows how to dream dreams. For the grand babes: King and Reign, my joys! And for Bev, my mentor and friend. May God’s face shine brightly on all of you all
the days of your lives.  -Jodi Battle
5/9/2020, Congratulations, Fellow Scholars! I am so proud to graduate with you. We did it! Also: I want to give a great big shout-out-hug to my KPWE mentor Lucy Reed who never stopped encouraging me. Thank you, friend. You were the strength I needed. The Karen Possehl Women’s Endowment Scholarship Program supported me and other unstoppable women who excel. I am so honored to be part of their excellent program. Couldn’t have done it without you.  -Jodi Battle
5/8/2020, Congratulations, Aimee Dalton, on your award! It was a pleasure to have you in class this semester, and I'm so proud of all of your accomplishments. I can't wait to hear about what you do next!,  -Ann Amicucci
5/8/2020, Congratulations, Brian Ortiz-Soto!  -Ann Amicucci
5/8/2020, Congratulations, Brian Ortiz-Soto, on the scholarship you've been awarded! I've been amazed at your dedication to your academic work over the past year. You are going to rock your professional teaching year in the College of Education!  -Ann Amicucci
5/8/2020, Congratulations, Aimee Dalton, on your award! It was a pleasure to have you in class this semester, and I'm so proud of all of your accomplishments. I can't wait to hear about what you do next!  -Ann Amicucci
5/8/2020, To my dear friends graduating with their undergraduate degree in chemistry out biochemistry I want to congratulate all of you from the bottom of my heart. We all learned and grew so much together. We forged new bonds in order to meet the rigorous demands of organic chemistry and those relationships lasted, taking all of you right here. Now, you're ready to move on to the next step in your early careers. Whether that be graduate school or entering the workforce, I know you will meet the demands ahead of you and never stop learning. I will miss every single one if you. Congratulations!!!!!!  -Ashleigh Zeller
5/8/2020, Congratulations all LAS 2020 Award Winners.  Job Well Done!  -The LAS Deans Office