The University of Alabama

Order of Omega at UA Names Student Award Winners

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – The University of Alabama chapter of Order of Omega announced award recipients at their annual banquet held recently in Tuscaloosa. Order of Omega is the national honorary for fraternity and sorority members.

The 2009-2010 Order of Omega award winners at UA include:

Outstanding Freshmen

Matthew Beidleman of Homewood – Beta Theta Pi

Susan Speaker of Milton, Ga. – Alpha Chi Omega

Lissa Handley Tyson of Birmingham – Alpha Gamma Delta

David Wilson of Tuscaloosa – Phi Gamma Delta

Outstanding Sophomores

Jesse Blount of Montgomery – Sigma Alpha Epsilon

Nicole Bohannon of Sheffield – Alpha Gamma Delta

Ashley Elizabeth Getwan of Gardendale – Chi Omega

Mark David Kennedy of Knoxville, Tenn.  – Kappa Sigma

Outstanding Juniors

Benton Atchison of Montgomery – Kappa Sigma

Josh Husted of Alexandria – Delta Chi

Meg McCrummen of Mobile – Delta Delta Delta

Sarah Suggs of Decatur – Kappa Delta

Greek Man of the Year

Will Evans of Germantown, Tenn.  – Beta Theta Pi

Greek Woman of the Year

Meg Greer of LeGrange, Ga.  – Kappa Alpha Theta

Most Improved Sorority

Kappa Kappa Gamma

Most Improved Fraternity

Sigma Pi

Most Outstanding Sorority

Alpha Gamma Delta

Most Outstanding Fraternity

Phi Gamma Delta

Outstanding Sorority President

Frances Watts  of Greenville – Kappa Delta

Outstanding Fraternity President

Robert Walston of Birmingham – Alpha Tau Omega

Outstanding Sorority Adviser

Lois Razek of Birmingham – Kappa Kappa Gamma

Outstanding Fraternity Adviser

Joel Stancer of Tuscaloosa – Phi Beta Sigma

Greek Relations Award

Beta Theta Pi

Clara Trawick House Director

Sara Beth Blair of Tuscaloosa – Kappa Delta

Richard B. Funk Award

Milton T. Nettles of Monroeville – Alpha Phi Alpha

The University of Alabama, a student-centered research university, is experiencing significant growth in both enrollment and academic quality. This growth, which is positively impacting the campus and the state's economy, is in keeping with UA's vision to be the university of choice for the best and brightest students. UA, the state's flagship university, is an academic community united in its commitment to enhancing the quality of life for all Alabamians.