Immediate Impact Award

Attention All Leaders and Student Organizations! Recognize that special individual who has made your organization better through their time, efforts, and abilities! The Office of Student Life, in coordination with the Laker Leadership Programs team, would like to cordially invite Student Organizations to honor one of their leaders through this award. The purpose of the Immediate Impact Award is to recognize the people who have worked tirelessly to make the difference for their organization.

The Immediate Impact Award Application can be found at

What is the Immediate Impact Award?
The Immediate Impact Award goes to a person who has shown leadership qualities in their organization, and has risen to make an impact for the greater good of their organization, campus, and/or surrounding community.

Is this Award for Me?
YES! The Immediate Impact Award is available and open to ANY and ALL Registered Student Organizations! Don't let someone in your organization be passed over. This award is for everyone - absolutely every type of registered student organization!

Past Recipients:

Fall 2012* Erin Kephart (Alternative Breaks)

Fall 2011 * Matt Kuivenhoven (Pre-SOMA) and Sarah Drevon (Running Club)

Winter 2011 * Anataisa Morgan (Restoration)

Fall 2010 * Shawn Driggers ( Delta Upsilon Fraternity)

Winter 2010 * Keyuanna Rosemond ( Black Student Union)

Fall 2009 * Rommel Reyes ( Spotlight Productions)

Winter 2009 * Tara Crawford ( National Panhellenic Council)

Fall 2008 * Kyle Denning ( S.A.M.I.)

Winter 2007 * Terese Acou ( Panhellenic Council)

Fall 2006 * Kerry Segrue

Winter 2006 * Samantha Knox ( C.A.R.E.)

Fall 2005 * Annie Funke ( Eyes Wide Open)

Winter 2005 * Angela Engel ( Athletic Training Club)

Fall 2004 * Tessa Zielke ( GVSU Circle K International)

Winter 2004 * Adam Wild ( Sigma Phi Epsilon)

Fall 2003 * Ashley Lynch ( GVSU Law Society)

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