Each year, faculty in the College of Education and Human Development (CEHD) come together to select an outstanding student in their program to receive the honor of being named as their program award winner. Students selected for this award embody the very best of their program: they excel in their studies; they demonstrate leadership in classes and internships; and they have a genuine and tenacious passion for their discipline.
The College of Education and Human Development faculty in Counseling have chosen
2021 Outstanding Student in Counseling and Development – Community Agency Program
Q & A with Outstanding Student in Counseling and Development – Community Agency Program, Brianna Hurley:
What part of your Mason experience are you most proud of?
Engaging in research, academic accomplishments including group work, and connecting with my peers
What are your future plans, goals, and dreams?
My future plans entail obtaining licensure as a counselor, working in mental health consulting for local schools, and obtaining a Ph.D.
What is your favorite memory from your time in the College of Education and Human Development?
Engaging in research with social justice activists alongside Dr. Melchior
What advice do you have for fellow CEHD students?
Always do your best, give yourself grace, and stay open to new experiences and opportunities.
Would you like to give any shout-outs to those who supported you along the way?
Dr. Chung, Dr. Talleyrand, Dr. Melchior