VSU Honors Bryan Moats With Remarkable Scholar in Humanities and Social Sciences Award

April 30, 2021

Jessica Pope
Communications and Media Relations Coordinator

VALDOSTA — Bryan Cordell Moats of Ocala, Florida, is the receiver of the 2021 Superb Scholar in Humanities and Social Sciences Award at Valdosta Condition University.

“I am honored to be recognized by my college or university and university,” he stated. “This award has revealed me that my tricky perform has not only been recognized but it has also been appreciated.”

The Superb College student in Humanities and Social Sciences Award is introduced to a Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences scholar with a file of tutorial excellence and distinguished support inside and outdoors the classroom.

Moats will formally graduate with a Bachelor of Arts in Historical past, a Minor in Political Science, a Slight in Native American Reports, and an Honors Faculty Certification in Summer season 2021. He will be identified as an early walker for the duration of VSU’s 231st Graduation at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, May possibly 8, at Bazemore-Hyder Stadium.

Moats programs to go on his instruction and pursue a Master of Arts in Record at VSU this fall. He sees himself performing as a researcher and professor at a college in the long run.  

As a college student at VSU, Moats was a member of the Honors Scholar Affiliation, in which he served as analysis coordinator, and Pi Sigma Alpha: The Nationwide Political Science Honor Modern society. He volunteered at Ocali Charter Middle School in his hometown.

Moats took full edge of investigation and experiential discovering options presented by faculty at VSU. He offered “The Background of Reade Hall” at the 2019 Georgia Collegiate Honors Council Convention (three-moment video clip presentation) and “Dann v. Bundy: The Bewildering Issue of Land Rights” at the 2020 Georgia Undergraduate Research Collective Meeting (digital webinar presentation).

Moats introduced “Caesar as a Military services Leader: The Battle of Alesia” at the 2020 Ga Collegiate Honors Council Meeting (oral presentation), the 2020 Posters at the Ga Point out Capitol (poster presentation), and the 2020 VSU Undergraduate Exploration Symposium (virtual webinar presentation). This study was also posted in Omnino, VSU’s undergraduate investigate journal.

Moats also offered “The Seminole Wars of the 19th Century: A Glimpse Into the Causes of the Longest Conflicts in American History” at the 2021 Ga Collegiate Honors Council Meeting (digital oral presentation), the 2021 Posters at the Ga State Capitol (poster presentation), the 2021 VSU Undergraduate Study Symposium (digital webinar presentation and digital poster presentation), and the 2021 Countrywide Meeting on Undergraduate Study (digital oral presentation).

His commitment to educational, management, investigate, and service excellence resulted in him earning repeated Dean’s Listing honors, the Hugh C. and Joan S. Bailey Family Endowment Scholarship, the John and Gertrude Odum Scholarship, the William M. Gabard Background Scholarship, and the 2021 Carol Locust Educational Accomplishment Award.

Moats reported he is grateful for the help he has gained from his household, like mom Karen Moats, father Thomas Moats, and all of his aunts, uncles, cousins, and grandmothers.  

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