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. 

For further information, please contact:

Department of Communications
Blodgett Hall Room 113
p – 516.877.4905

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