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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. 

Student Jessica Cooper receives an award from the Communications Department.


Student Kedine receives an award from the Communications Department.


For further information, please contact:

Department of Communications
Blodgett Hall Room 113
p – 516.877.4905

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