Posted: April 17, 2012
A Manchester Community College student, a professor and a community service partner were among those honored April 10 at the annual Campus Compact for NH Community Service Awards celebration at the SERESC conference center in Bedford, New Hampshire. Twenty-three NH colleges and universities were represented at the event.
MCC Business Studies student Viana Ferguson received the Presidents' Leadership Award, designated for an "individual student or student organization that has made outstanding contributions to community service, service learning, and/or civic engagement efforts on their campus. This award is for a student or student organization that has made service an integral part of their college experience as evidenced through their contribution to the community." Read more about Viana Ferguson.
MCC Computer Science Professor Ed Cauthorn received the Presidents' Good Steward Award, designated for "a member of the faculty, administration or staff member who has contributed his or her professional expertise in service to the wider community and who has significantly advanced public service on their campus." Read more about Professor Cauthorn.
The Presidents' Community Partner Award "for a non-profit organization who has enhanced the quality of life in the community in meaningful and measurable ways and engaged in the development of sustained, reciprocal partnerships with a college or university" went to Birch Hill Terrace Retirement Community. Read more about Birch Hill Terrace.