6 June CollegeFish.org Presents 2014 Transfer Triumph Awards Tweet June 6, 2014 Events & Awards Events, Awards 0 CollegeFish.org recognized 17 college transfer champions during NerdNation 2014, Phi Theta Kappa's annual convention, held in Orlando, Florida. Award winners included two-year college students, faculty and staff members; two-year colleges and transfer officials from four-year colleges.Phi Theta Kappa members from Bishop State Community College in Alabama attend the CollegeFish.org Transfer Triumph Awards during NerdNation 2014.CollegeFish.org is Phi Theta Kappa's online college transfer tool, connecting two-year college students with four-year colleges and universities for the completion of a baccalaureate degree.Nearly 800 four-year colleges are represented on CollegeFish.org and offer more than $37 million in transfer scholarships to Phi Theta Kappa members. CollegeFish.org itself is open to all two-year college students at participating community colleges."Since its founding in 2011, CollegeFish has gained many valuable partners and transfer champions at both the two-year and the four-year college levels," said Jennifer Blalock, Phi Theta Kappa's Chief Student Support Officer who oversees CollegeFish.org. "This is our way of recognizing and celebrating those championing college transfer and completion, who are establishing a standard of best practices for colleges everywhere in transfer success. We look forward to making this an annual part of NerdNation."The CollegeFish.org Transfer Triumph Awards showcased the best and brightest in two- and four-year college transfer initiatives, programming and pathways. It recognized outstanding innovation at both two-year and four-year college institutions; celebrated collaboration and creativity; and showed appreciation for student advocacy and ambassadorship.Recipients of the 2014 Transfer Triumph Awards are:Community College Transfer TrendsetterRobin Graff, Westchester Community College, New YorkVictoria Perry, Bishop State Community College, AlabamaCommunity College Transfer ChampionBluegrass Community & Technical College, KentuckyCalhoun Community College, AlabamaCommunity College Faculty & Staff Fish FanaticHeather Owen, Lurleen B. Wallace Community College, AlabamaCindy Baker, Bluegrass Community & Technical College, KentuckyCommunity College Student Fish FanaticHoward Stephen Guy, Pikes Peak Community College, ColoradoSusann Harding, Tarrant County College, TexasChristina Urbina, Polk State College, FloridaFeiFei Zeng, Carl Albert State College, OklahomaExceptional Programs & ServicesJeffrey Rhoads, Arizona State University, ArizonaNeal Richardson, University of Wisconsin-Madison, WisconsinTransfer Pathway InnovationsNate Elliott, Rockhurst University, MissouriRyan Wagoner, University of Kentucky, KentuckyPartners in ExcellenceKevin Caffey, Dallas Baptist University, TexasLynn Russell, Mississippi State University, MississippiEvangelyn Diaz, University of Pennsylvania-LPS, Pennsylvania Comments are closed.