BLUFFTON — Bluffton University will host its annual academic awards forum at 11 a.m. Tuesday, April 23, in Yoder Recital Hall.
Graduating seniors with the Honors Program, C. Henry Smith Scholars, Pi Delta inductees, and departmental award recipients will be honored. In addition, several seniors will present on their departmental honors projects.
The event is free and open to the public.
Among the other academic awards are: in education, the Elizabeth Hostetler Outstanding Educator Award; in music, a choral and an instrumental award; and in art, several juror’s awards of distinction and the Gregg Luginbuhl Awards, all from the Juried Student Exhibition and including cash prizes.
Also presented to students will be the Naomi Brenneman Prize for an outstanding research or interpretive essay on a literary topic, the John D. Unruh Awards for the best research paper in the humanities and social sciences, and awards for the C. Henry Smith Peace Oratorical Contest, which was held April 3.