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MacAWARDS Honor Students, Faculty
and Staff for 7th Year

The 7th Annual MacAWARDS held last month recognized more than 25 outstanding students, faculty and staff (pictured above) from the MacArthur Campus. Dr. Kristen Murtaugh, campus vice president, presented the awards listed below and offered special recognition awards to Jared Velez, student governor, and Heather Boyer, senate speaker, in recognition of their dedicated service to student government. According to Seth Fishman, assistant director for student life and recreation, participation from students, faculty and staff in this year’s award process was exceptional.

"We our proud to present this program each year," said Joe Isadore, associate dean of students. "The MacAWARDS provide an excellent opportunity to recognize the outstanding students, faculty and staff in our campus community."

Award recipients for 2005-06 are:
Volunteer of the Year
Peter Pantina

Unsung Hero & Heroine
Tito Sempertegui (Student)
Mary Beth Hartman (Staff)

Rising Star
Eric Simon

Exceptional Faculty
Dr. Sameer Hinduja, College of Architecture, Urban & Public Affairs
Dr. Mary Faraci, Schmidt College of Arts & Letters
Dr. Karen Chinander, College of Business
Dr. Mary Lou Duffey, College of Education
Dr. Hillary Edwards-Lithgow, Wilkes Honors College
Dr. Natalie Belenky, Schmidt College of Science

Outstanding Students
College of Architecture, Urban & Public Affairs
Maegan Johnson, Undergraduate
Abby Ross, Graduate

Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts & Letters
Matthew Arnold

College of Business
J. Reid Cornelius, Undergraduate
Neeti Bhalla, Graduate

College of Education
Nicole Smith, Undergraduate
Cheryl Kenney, Graduate

Harriet L. Wilkes Honors College
Michelle Pelletier

Charles E. Schmidt College of Science
Seth Bell, Undergraduate
Chantal Gagnon, Graduate

Staff Member of the Year
Maruchy LaChance

Club Advisor of the Year
Stacey Edens

Club of the Year
Enviro Club

Owl of the Year
Jocelyn Sabbagh


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