2011-2012 Religion Honors & Awards

Awards & Honors

Nancy & Henry Schacht Endowed Fund for the Woodyard Summer Scholars

Back, Chelsea
“Reconciliation and Justice: The Place of Religious Institutions in Post-conflict Resolution”
Advisor: Christine Pae

Humphrey, Kimberly (Summer Scholar)
“An (Un)Holy Union: Discovering the Particularities in Universalism: An Exploration of Roman Catholicism in American Novel from 1961 – 2011”
Advisor: R. Jonathan Moore

Johnson, Erika
“The Health of Nations: Classical and Theological Perspectives on Health Care Reform”
Advisors: Ross LaRoe & David O. Woodyard

McCready, Daniel (Oesterman Scholar)
“Tomorrowland: The Transformation of the Religious Experience in the City”
Advisor: David O. Woodyard

Mulrine, Caitlin
“‘Islam is Very Different than You Think’: Misperceptions of Muslims Reinforced by the Rifqa Bary Case”
Advisor: R. Jonathan Moore

Neville, Beth
“A Bun in the Oven and an Arrow in the Quiver: An Inquiry into the Quiverfull Movement and Spiritual Warfare”
Advisor: R. Jonathan Moore

Rager, Joshua
“The Baha’i Faith in America 1893-1918: A Diffusion of the American Religious Zeitgeist”
Advisor: R. Jonathan Moore

Reaves, Dylan
“Society, the Individual, and the Quest for Faith: The Works of Peter Berger”
Advisor: David O. Woodyard

Smith, Valerie
“Those Who Hope: A Subversive Word in a Complacent World”
Advisor: David O. Woodyard

Vasher, Louise
“Local Food, Local Hunger: Connections and Disjunctions in Granville, Ohio, Churches”
Advisor: John Cort

Lee & Ruth Scott Prize in Christian Theology & Ethics

Jessica Began
Katherine Vaillancourt

Religion Department Fellows

Jessica Began
Kimberly Humphrey
Katie Vaillancourt
Louise Vasher

Posted Date 
Wednesday, July 25, 2012

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