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Psychology

Honors

Two LFC students at a mixer

The Psychology Department values intellectual excellence by recognizing students for superior academic performance and research accomplishments through a variety of awards and prizes described below.

The Sterling Price Williams Prize in Psychology

This prize in psychology, given by friends in honor of Dr. Williams, professor of psychology and philosophy at Lake Forest, consists of books on the subject of psychology chosen by the recipient. The recipient is selected by the members of the faculty of the Department of Psychology as the senior psychology major who shows greatest promise in this field. It is awarded at the Senior Honors Convocation. 

Past Winners

2018
Magdalen Kroeger

2017
Anna Shcherbiak

2016
Natalie L. Bricker

2015
Emily E. Kulas

2014
Stephen B. Bromfield

2013
Alyssa K. Parr

2012
None Awarded

2011
Mario J. Baldassari

2010
Taylor R. Tuscherer

2009
Stacey E. Parrott

2008
Caroline C. Fitz, Maggie A. Rezac

2007
Allison P. Molloy

2006
Joanna C. Bovee, Kerry A. Shaver

2005
Amy C. Effenberger & Lauren A. Rog

2004
Allison K. McKenna

2003
Amber M. Birch

2002
Laura M. Lyons

2001
Nicole M. Talge

2000
Helen L. Jugovic

1999
Keri J. Heilman

1998
None Awarded

1997
None Awarded

1996
Rachel S. Mermel and Lucinda J. Ringer-Findlay

1995
Kimberly J. Garvey

1994
Kirsten A. Findlay

1993
Cheryl D. Compaan and Kristina L. Korman

1992
Monique Macartney

1991
Laura K. Exarhou and Laura S. Shufelt

1990
Adriane L. Rose

1989
Mary M. Middleton and Susan J. Schilder

1988
Jennifer Quinn

1987
Patricia Smith

1986
Cindy Hahn and Lily Mojekwu

1985
Dianne DeSousa

1984
Susan Clifton and Mattew Ebeling

1983
Kathryn Llerandi

1982
Carolyn Zaslaw

1981
Shari Jacobson and David Royko

1980
Edward McGarrigle

1979
Robert Borden

1978
Martin Poe and Linda Wetzel

1977
Beth Hirschfield

1976
Penelope Bacon

1975
La-Don Jackson

1974
Elizabeth Soren

1973
Linda Barrash

The David Krantz Prize in Psychology

This prize was created to honor the career of David Krantz, longtime professor of Psychology at the College.  The recipient, chosen in consultation with the Dean of Faculty and the Prize Committee, embodies the intellectual curiosity of Professor Krantz and demonstrates excellence in one of his areas of special interest: history and philosophy of psychology; cross-cultural or international psychology; social psychology; or the psychology of art, beauty, and music.

Past Winners

2018
Daniela Olmos Alvarez

2017
Evgeniya Semenova

2016
Eric C. Millichamp

2015
Samantha M. Kaser

2014
Lauren M. Morford and Rachel J. Sneider

2013
Shawna D. Hite

2012
Sarah I. Lendy

2011
Jocelyn Jaramillo

 

The Robert B. Glassman Prize in Psychology and Neuroscience

The recipient of the Robert B. Glassman Prize in Psychology and Neuroscience, chosen in consultation with the Chair and members of the Psychology Department/Neuroscience Program, as well as the Dean of Faculty, will be a graduating senior who embodies Bob’s intellectual curiosity and interdisciplinary approach to the scientific study of the mind or brain. It is awarded at the Senior Honors Convocation.

2018
Sarah Applebey

2017
Kristina Karapetyan

2016
Belen Martinez-Caro Aguado