C. Mason and Madeline Myers Award
The Department of Philosophy is pleased to announce that Meredith Sheeks has been selected recipient of the C. Mason and Madeline Myers Graduate Philosophy Award for 2021.
Origin of the C. Mason and Madeline Myers Award
The C. Mason and Madeline Myers Graduate Philosophy Award is given by the departmental Graduate Committee to a graduate student in philosophy whose overall academic achievements and contributions to the professional life of the department have been the most outstanding. The award is funded by an endowment established by family and friends to honor and memorialize Professor C. Mason Myers. Dr. Myers chaired the department and taught at Northern Illinois University for 27 years until his death on December 3, 1986.
Myers Award Winners