• Department of Homeland Security PhD Fellowship in Data Analysis and Visual Analytics
  • South Carolina NASA SpaceGrant and SeaGrant Consortiums’ Kathryn D. Sullivan Science and Engineering Fellowship, 2010-11
  • Furman University History Department’s D.H. Gilpatrick History Scholarship, 2010-11
  • Furman Advantage Fellowship, Summer 2010
  • Furman Advantage Fellowship, Summer 2008


  • 2nd Prize in the ACM International Undergraduate Student Research Competition at ACM SIGCSE 2011 in Dallas, TX
  • Furman Computer Science Faculty Award, 2011
  • Furman Endel Memorial History Medal, 2011

Honors Societies

  • Upsilon Pi Epsilon Computer Science Honors Society
  • Phi Beta Kappa Honors Society
  • Phi Alpha Theta History Honors Society
  • Eta Sigma Phi Classics Honors Society