University of Oklahoma President David Boren congratulates representatives of the 2011 President’s Trophy Fraternity Winner, Sigma Phi Epsilon, (from left): President’s Trophy Chair Zach Smith, Ben Becker, Brett Bole, Matt Deimund, Boren, Crimson Club Chair Sarah Graybill .(OU photos by Robert Taylor)
University of Oklahoma President’s Trophy and The President’s Awards were given at a luncheon at the Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art in Norman. President David L. Boren presented awards to outstanding fraternity, sorority, housing center and two commuter students.
Criteria for winning the awards was overall excellence in academics, campus activities, volunteerism and multicultural participation. The Crimson Club coordinated the competition.
Overall winners were Walker Center, Housing Winner; Cate Center, runner up; Kappa Alpha Theta, Sorority Winner; Kappa Kappa Gamma, runner up; Sigma Phi Epsilon, Fraternity Winner; Lambda Chi Alpha, runner up; David Postic and Elizabeth Huggins, Outstanding Commuter Students.
President’s Trophy first place organization winners received a trophy and $5,000.
Molly Shi Boren and David L. Boren established the competition in 1995 to encourage students to raise standards for themselves and their organizations.
OU President David Boren congratulates representatives of the 2011 President’s Trophy Sorority Winner, Kappa Alpha Theta, (from left): Zach Smith, Sarah Graybill, Jordan Naylor, Sarah Rainey, Boren, Emily Payne. (OU photo by Robert Taylor)
OU President David Boren congratulates representatives of the 2011 President’s Trophy Housing Winner, Walker Center, (from left): Sarah Graybill, Boren, Joseph Schmidt, Lexie LaFalce, Lauren Davis, EmmaLe Davis, Erin Simpson, Zach Smith.