Best Overall (Student Impact Symposium)

Criteria for selection of award included: display, creativity, innovation, learning, application, and future impact to the community.

Leader of Hope (American Cancer Society)

 Leader of Hope is a status attained by schools who exemplify the mission of Colleges Against Cancer and Relay For Life, engaging in all four strategic directions of Cancer Education, Advocacy, Relay For Life, and Survivorship throughout the year. These schools are recognized each year for their efforts in expanding their chapters involvement, as well as for connecting with their fellow campus leaders around the country.

Dean's List (University of Cincinnati)

A recognition of academic excellence. To be on the Dean's List, a University of Cincinnati student must achieve a semester grade point average of 3.4 or higher while enrolled in six or more credits per semester.


"Ryan was a humble leader, always working alongside those that he oversaw rather than over top of them."  - Alison, Staff Partner at the American Cancer Society
"Ryan has a great work ethic and always goes the extra mile to complete a task and offer added value. He is a pleasure to work with." - Susan, CEO of Idealine
"In New Product Development, Ryan showed one of the highest levels of initiative I have ever seen in a student going beyond the scope of the courses to ask me questions and push his project beyond the requirements of the class." - Elliott Manzon, Ph.D.
"He is a great strategic partner, with strong and innovative ideas that drive the communication strategy further, exceeding all client expectations."  - Emily Auvil, MBA

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