Awards and Honors
Rewarding academic excellence.
Each year the Department of Communications honors all its graduating seniors at an awards dinner. Special recognition is given in the areas listed below.
- The Creativity in Film and Video Award is presented to a student who has shown exceptional talent and growth in film and/or video.
- Department Honors is presented to the graduating senior with the highest grade-point average.
- The Excellence in Journalism award is presented to a student who has excelled in journalistic work.
- In memory of Morgan Reichner, who served on the Adelphi University Board of Trustees for many years, the Morgan S. A. Reichner Award recognizes a student who has shown a high level of academic achievement in communications across multiple areas.
- The Research and Writing Award is presented to a student who has demonstrated the highest academic achievement by completing a substantial, high-quality original research project in his or her senior year.