Student Awards

Bethany Jochim with Apker Award - DAMOP 2012

Bethany Jochim ('11) with her APS LeRoy Apker Award and undergraduate advisor Eric Wells (left) and graduate advisor Itzik Ben-Itzhak (right).

Thomas Alexander recieves the Covenant Award for Liberal Arts Augustana physics students have been recognized on the department, college, and national level. Below is a list of some of our major award recipients over the past decade. 

APS LeRoy Apker Award

Augustana Covenant Awards

Augustana Sophomore Honors

Civitas Graduation Honors

  • Audrey Burkart, 2014
  • Annie Pfeifle, 2013
  • Trent Anderson, 2011
  • Jeremy Erickson, 2011

Departmental Distinction Graduation Honors

  • Lesyk Voznyak, 2015
  • Hannah Rogers, 2012
  • Thomas Alexander, 2011
  • Bethany Jochim, 2011

DAMOP Invited Undergraduate Research Session

  • Bethany Jochim, 2011
  • Jamie Kapplinger, 2006

ELCA Rossing Physics Scholarship

Fulbright Scholarship

Goldwater Scholarship

Outstanding Freshman Award

  • Shitong Zhao, 2015-16
  • Jared Campbell, 2016-17

Outstanding Teaching Assistant

  • Shitong Zhao, 2016-17
  • Andrew Gaurdner, 2015-16
  • Lesyk Voznyuk, 2014-15
  • Matt Wussow, 2011-12
  • Thomas Alexander, 2010-11

NCAA Postrgraduate Fellowship

  • Marcus Edgington, 2012

NIH Ruth L. Kirschstein Predoctoral Fellowship

  • Ryan Mello, 2009

Sigma Pi Sigma Membership (year inducted)

  • Emily Kaufman, 2016
  • Rachel Nevin, 2016
  • Bereket Mamo, 2016
  • Selamawit Tegegn, 2016
  • Andrew Gardner, 2016
  • Alex Rickel, 2016
  • Collin Noldner, 2014
  • Matt Smallcomb, 2014
  • Lesyk Voznyuk, 2014
  • Anne Pfeifle, 2013
  • Matt Wussow, 2012
  • Thomas Alexander, 2011
  • Trent Anderson, 2011
  • Jay Cole, 2011
  • Taylor Dickinson, 2011
  • Marcus Edgington, 2011
  • Jacob Elmer, 2011
  • Neal Gregerson, 2011
  • Bethany Jochim, 2011
  • Halvard Lange, 2011
  • Hannah Rogers, 2011
  • David Swanson, 2011
  • Erika Zetterlund, 2011