Each year the Department of Communication honors students for achievements and academic ability at the annual O’Connell Awards.
The categories of awards include:
Dean’s Award: High Grades & Outstanding Leadership/Service to Dept or College
Outstanding Majors: High Grades & Outstanding Leadership/Service to NIU/Community
Forensics Awards: High Grades and Outstanding Leadership/Service in Forensics
Scholarly Achievement Awards: For Outstanding Classroom Performance
Service Awards: Significant Contributions to the Department, University, or Community
Research Awards: Evidence of Innovative Independent or Collaborative Research
Creative Achievement Awards: Innovative Independent or Collaborative Creative Work
We don’t want to overlook your achievements and contributions to the department, university and community. Be sure to check your official NIU email account during the month of February to learn about nomination information!