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  •  The 7th Annual Leavey School of Business Senior Awards

    Thursday, Jun. 11, 2015 9:05 AM

    The Leavey School of Business is holding the 7th Annual Senior Awards Ceremony this Friday, June 12, 2015. This ceremony honors the outstanding work of graduating seniors and recognizes their scholarly performance and personal achievement, both in the classroom and the community. 

    Congratulations to these 2015 student scholars! 


    Beta Gamma Sigma
    The mission of this national business honor society is to encourage and honor academic achievement in the study of business and well as personal and professional excellence.

    Leavey Scholars Program
    The Leavey Scholars Program offers special opportunities for undergraduate business students who have established a record of excellence in their Santa Clara studies.

    Accelerated Cooperative Education (ACE)
    The ACE program is a unique program designed to provide selected undergraduate business majors an education which blends academics with practice, to strengthen and enhance their leadership skills.

    Anthony Hascheff, Olivia Li, & Monet Gonnerman – Recipients of University Awards

    Departmental Awards:

    For these awards, the faculty of each department select a senior whose academic performance in the discipline combines with strong leadership skills, commitment to service, and potential for professional success. The 2015 awardees are:

    Tuyet-Anh Ta – Professor O. Robert Anderson Outstanding Student in Accounting Award (Established in 1973 in memory of accounting Professor O. Robert Anderson)

    Jessica Huang – Outstanding Student in Accounting and Information Systems Award

    Rico MokOutstanding Student Entrepreneurs Award (Awarded by the Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship)

    Franchesca Yamamoto – The Charles and Barbara Hazel Outstanding Student in Economics Award (Named for Economics benefactors Charles and Barbara Hazel)

    Logan Peterson – Outstanding Student in Finance Award

    Katarina M. Loya – Outstanding Student in Management Award

    Kristin Wendel – Albert F. Bruno Outstanding Student in Marketing Award (Established in 1982 in memory of Albert F. Bruno by Albert V. Bruno and family)

    Roshan Doshi – Outstanding Student in Operations and Management Information Systems Award

    Business School Awards:

    For these awards, students are nominated by Leavey School of Business faculty for exemplifying the mission of the University, as well as demonstrating academic excellence, leadership and dedication to the Leavey School of Business. Finalists are chosen by the Dean along with the associate Deans. The 2015 awardees are:

    Alex D. Nauman & Sean Roe – Leavey School of Business Leadership Award

    Jessica Elaine Sullivan – Leavey School of Business Service Award

    Jonathan Colarelli – Charles Dirksen Prize

    Caleb Scherer – Isabel Jones Academic Achievement Prize, (Established by Eliot Jones, Ph.D. in 1956 in memory of his wife, Isabel) and the Delta Sigma Scholarship Key.

  •  Accounting Scholarships Awarded at Annual Banquet

    Wednesday, Jun. 3, 2015 9:30 AM

    The Department of Accounting recently held their 15th Annual Accounting Awards Banquet to celebrate and honor the work of current students. Faculty, staff, students and their families gathered at the Locatelli Center on SCU’s campus, where over 20 scholarships were presented to rising junior and senior accounting students, multiple graduating seniors received awards, and an alumni of the year was recognized. Between all of the scholarships, over $73,000 were awarded.

    Congratulations to all who were recognized at this annual event. Your hard work and dedication are appreciated and rewarded.

    Those honored this year are listed below:

    Accounting Department Junior Scholarship Awards*: Leonie Phoa, Charlene Shiao, Monica Van, Walter Yu
    Accounting Department Senior Scholarship Awards*: Brendan Haggerty, Nicole Jokom, Elaina Obradovich, Jaron Sakamoto
    Alumni of the Year Award: Betsy Rafael, Class of 1983
    Armanino Scholarship: Claire Arbios
    BDO Scholarship: Connor Liston
    Burr Pilger & Mayer Scholarship: Emily Koon
    CalCPA Scholarship: Nicole Orban
    Charles F. Louie Scholarship: Jaclyn Kavanaugh, Brooke Vasconcellos
    Deloitte Leadership Scholarship: Andrew Wright
    EY Accounting & Information Systems Scholarship: Monica Lam
    EY Diversity Scholarship: Sophia Avila
    Frank, Rimerman + Co. LLP Scholarship: Andrew Becker
    Grant Thornton Scholarship: Brendan Cooke
    James F. Sepe Endowed Accounting Scholarship: Nick Cascaccia
    KPMG Community Service Scholarship: Carrie Reisenauer
    Lautze & Lautze Scholarship: Marissa Cagle, Clarissa Hayes
    McGladrey Scholarship: Courtney Yang
    Moss Adams LLP Scholarship: Justin Bautista, Taylor Beatty
    O. Robert Anderson Award: Tuyet-Anh Ta
    Outstanding Accounting & Information Systems Award: Jessica Huang
    Paul Locatelli, S.J. Accounting Scholarship: Tiffany Iskandar
    PCAOB Scholarship: Jaclyn Kavanaugh
    PwC Leadership Scholarship: Emily Uffenheimer
    Seiler LLP Scholarship: Nicole Schulz
    Sensiba San Filippo LLP Scholarship: Dalton Moore
    Thomas Maier Memorial Award for Outstanding Academic Achievement: Nick Cascaccia
    Accounting Association Outgoing Senior Officers: Eric Angle, Ryan Chew, Kevin Krautscheid, and Lydia Ku
    Accounting Association Incoming Senior Officers: Kristi Ikeda, Tiffany Iskandar, Diana Ng, Amanda Tam

    *Sponsored by the Big Four – PricewaterhouseCoopers, Deloitte, EY, KPMG



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