Emily Kasavana


Stahr Senior Award (2010)
Indiana University Bloomington


Kasavana, has been named the 2010 Anita Aldrich Leadership Award winner. The award is named for the former chair of the IU School of Health, Physical Education and Recreation and honors the senior female student-athlete who best exemplifies Aldrich's ideals of leadership, scholastic achievement and athletic ability. Kasavana was a 2010 ESPN The Magazine Third Team Academic All-American and a captain on the IU rowing team.

A recent graduate from IU's Kelley School of Business, Kasavana received the Stahr Award, which is presented to five graduating seniors at Indiana University who have excelled academically while serving as active student leaders. She earned the Lionel D. Edie Award, which is given to the highest-ranking graduating senior majoring in business economics.

Kasavana, IU's Student-Athlete Advisory Committee president, is a three-time Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association National Scholar-Athlete and a two-time Academic All-Big Ten honoree. She was the Hoosiers' Scholastic Achievement Award winner in 2009 and 2010, and was named the 2010 Hoosier Award honoree, which is given by IU Athletics to a student-athlete that has brought honor and distinction to IU.