Manship Awards

2018 Manship Student Award Winners

photo; Dean Ceppos and Brandon Rouzan

Brandon Rouzan – Charles Manship Outstanding Graduate Student Award 

photo: Brian Watson & John Maxwell Hamilton

Brian Watson – John Maxwell Hamilton Fellowship Award  


photo: Katie Gagliano and Dean Ceppos

Katie Gagliano – Margaret Dixon Outstanding Female Mass Communication Senior

photo: Dean Ceppos and Matt Houston

Matt Houston – David Yates Outstanding Male Mass Communication Senior


photo: Dean Ceppos and Latrissia Torres

Latrissia Torres – Hugh Mercer Blaine Service Award

photo: Dean Ceppos and Alysia DesCoteaux

Alysia DesCoteaux – Manship School Ambassador of the Year Award



photo: Dean Ceppos and Sarah Gamard

Sarah Gamard - Errol Savoie Manship Student Writing Award

photo: Dean Ceppos and Devon Sanders

Devon Sanders - John J. Maginnis Memorial Scholarship



photo: Dean Ceppos and Cecil Rucker

Cecil Rucker - Bart Swanson Memorial Award in Sports Reporting

Manship KTA inductees

2018 KTA inductees

Kappa Tau Alpha is a college honor society that recognizes academic excellence and promotes scholarship in journalism and mass communication. Membership in KTA is highly selective and is by invitation only. KTA is the seventh oldest national honor society and was founded at the University of Missouri in 1910.

In photo: Dr. Erin Coyle, Dr. Yongick Jeong, new members of Kappa Tau Alpha, and Dean Jerry Ceppos. New members include: Madeline Adams, Marie Bordelon, Sarah Cripps, Monica Growden, Ivy Hamilton, Cassidy Hopper, Nicole Jones, Sarah Kent, Hannah Kleinpeter, Sarah LaBorde, Madison Martin, Amie Martinez, Leah Paternostro, Bailey Tinsley, Caroline Welker, and graduate students Mary Chiappetta and Mary Lagroue.