The Department of Sociology and Anthropology offers two annual graduate awards:
The Jay Johnson Award, established in 2018 by the friends and colleagues of Dr. Jay Johnson, emeritus Professor of Anthropology and former Director of the Center for Archaeological Research, recognizes the outstanding graduating student in the Anthropology M.A. program.
The Larry W. DeBord Award, established in 1996 by the friends and colleagues of the late Dr. DeBord, former University professor and Chair of the Department of Sociology and Anthropology, recognizes the outstanding graduating student in the Sociology M.A. program.
Sarah Gaden Harris