John Abbott students recognized for their involvement
PHOTO COURTESY JOHN ABBOTT COLLEGE
2017 Outstanding Service and Leadership Award winners. From left: Sophia Ye, Marc-André Lavigne, Ngozi Oke Chinedu and Tina Lyon-Adams.
At a ceremony held Tuesday April 25, John Abbott College recognized the dedication and efforts of 55 students with a Service and Leadership Award.
The awards were established to honour students who make a significant contribution to student life and/or in the service of others at the College. Nominated students are recognized in one of four areas of engagement:
1. Participation and making a meaningful contribution to a student club, service organization or committee;
2. Contribution as the leader or significant supporter in the creation of a new project at the College or in the community;
3. Provide a service to other students at John Abbott College
4. Volunteerism in and around the College.
Additionally, 4 students were recognized for their outstanding service. The Outstanding Service Award is presented to those students, in good academic standing, whose contributions are of such a nature that their accomplishments are recognized throughout the College. These students demonstrate strong leadership, organizational and communication skills as well as a sense of commitment, responsibility and dedication to fellow students.