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Sarah Martin Awarded Outstanding Senior in Communication Arts


WILLIAMSBURG, Ky. - University of the Cumberlands is proud to announce that Sarah Martin, of Clarkson, is the recipient of the Curtis S. Brown Award.

During the Spring Semester of 2000, the Communication and Theatre Arts faculty unanimously voted to name the award for the Outstanding Senior in Communication Arts the Curtis S. Brown Award. Curtis Brown attended University of the Cumberlands from 1994 to 1998. He was an active member of the Individual Events Team, the Debate Team and Cumberlands Theatre. He was also a talented writer and musician. Curtis graduated from University of the Cumberlands in 1998 and was chosen as the Outstanding Senior in Communication Arts that year. He was working on his master’s degree in communication arts at Wichita State University when he passed away suddenly in the spring of 1999. This award is dedicated to the life and good works of Curtis Brown.

Sarah is working toward a major in communication arts and a double minor in Spanish and political science. She is an active member of Cumberlands’ soccer team, campus radio and television stations. Sarah plans to become employed with the Girl Scouts of America or work in television.

Sarah is the daughter of Joan Martin.