More than 40 people, including 29 students, will be recognized for their community service at SUNY Cortland’s Leadership in Civic Engagement Awards Ceremony Thursday, April 18.
The recognition ceremony, which is free and open to the public, takes place at 4:30 p.m. in Brockway Hall, Jacobus Lounge.
Award recipients include 22 SUNY Cortland students, eight College faculty and staff members, six local residents and three groups. Additionally, six students completing the 2012-13 Judson Taylor Leadership House Living Learning Community Program will be recognized along with eight scholarship winners for their community service.
Student efforts represent a range of activities related to tutoring and mentoring programs, health and wellness services and environmental work. The majority of their community service supports Cortland County residents, local schools and numerous human service organizations.
SUNY Cortland’s Leadership in Civic Engagement Awards Ceremony is supported by the College’s Institute for Civic Engagement and the divisions of student affairs and institutional advancement.
Individual award winners are listed below.
Judson Taylor Leadership House Living Learning Community Program participants
Juan Galan Sabugo
Faculty and staff members
Amanda Carpenter, NYPIRG coordinator, SUNY Cortland
Erica Danega, youth services coordinator, City of Cortland Youth Bureau
Sara Earl, director, YWCA Bridges for Kids program
Elin Pantas, executive director, Child Development Center
Glen Reisweber, executive director, Lime Hollow Center for Environment and Culture
Sara Watrous, AmeriCorps member, Sustainable Cortland
Fall 2012 Foundations and Social Advocacy 630: Students with Disability in Context Class
Students for Local Food
SUNY Cortland Sports Club
Award and Scholarship winners
Meaghan Stadtlander, SUNY Cortland Alumni Association Cortland Area Chapter Community Service Award
Cortland Students for Local Food, Don Wilcox Award
Michael Adams, BorgWarner Morse TEC Scholarship
Claire Hartl, Institute for Civic Engagement Scholarship and the Cathleen McDermott Lavelle Scholarship for Student Leaders
Matthew McNamee, Judson Taylor Presidential Scholarship
Laura Kline, Judson Taylor Presidential Scholarship
Taylour Connelly, Judson Taylor Presidential Scholarship
Christine Mosich, Community Scholarship for Interns and Volunteers
Kevin Yarnell, Lambda Phi Delta Scholarship