Donald Taylor Scholarship for Outstanding Students

The Department of Developmental Programs Outstanding Student Award Ceremony took place on Wednesday, April 19th 2017 in the Polsky Building, Akron Campus.  These awards are given to students with outstanding academic achievement, exemplary attendance, and exceptional participation and contributions to the classroom learning environment.  The scholarships that accompany these rewards come for the Donald Taylor Scholarship Fund.  This fund was established in memory of Mr. Donald Taylor, College Lecturer Emeritus.  Mr. Taylor was a beloved colleague, instructor and tutor in the department until his passing in 2014.

Outstanding Student Nominees and Winners

We are very pleased to announce our nominees and winners.

Outstanding Student Nominees:
(Each received a certificate and a $25 gift card from Barnes & Noble Booksellers donated by McGraw Hill Publishing.)

  • Omran Alabsi
  • Austin Kidd
  • Kristen Klemko
  • Tariq Alsubhi
  • Raechel Wending

Outstanding Student Scholarship Winners:
(Each winner received a certificate and $150 Scholarship)

  • Courtney Jacobson – College Reading And Study Skills
  • Jaime Rios – Math
  • Darius Scott – Basic Writing
The OVERALL Outstanding Student:
(Michael received a certificate and a $200 Scholarship)
  • Michael Terry

Many congratulations to all our nominees and recipients!