Request Information
Apply Now
 
 

Published:

December 12, 2012
 
Tagged: Adelphi University

Adelphi Honors 2012 Prize for Leadership Recipients

News, Press Release


Adelphi University honored 12 exceptional high school students from Garden City at the University’s annual Prize for Leadership ceremony. The Prize for Leadership recognizes high school students who reside in Garden City for their outstanding public service and volunteer leadership as well as academic excellence.

A reception was held in their honor in the Center for Recreation and Sports in the Campbell Lounge, where they each were presented with a $1,000 stipend, six university credits of their choice, and a commemorative clock.

From left to right: Garden City High School Student Jonathan Kramer, Garden City High School Student Nikhil Patel, Garden City High School Student Joseph Ienna, Chaminade High School Student Thomas Bruno, Garden City High School Student Brendan Quinn, Adelphi University Associate Vice President for Enrollment Management and Student Affairs Esther Goodcuff

 

From left to right, back row: Chaminade High School Student Thomas Bruno, Kellenberg Memorial High School Student Enrique Austria, Garden City Village Administrator Robert L. Schoelle, Garden City Superintendent Robert Feirsen, Garden City High School Student Jonathan Krammer, Sacred Heart Academy Student Christina Uria, and Adelphi University President Scott

 

From left to right: Sacred Heart Academy Director of Guidance Kathleen O’Neill, Sacred Heart Academy Student Christina Uria, and Sacred Heart Academy President Sister Jeanne Marie Ross

 

From left to right: Adelphi University President Scott, Garden City Mayor Donald T. Brudie, and Garden City Village Administrator Robert L. Schoelle

 

Garden City High School Student Shannon Carmen

 

About Adelphi University
 

Adelphi is a world-class, modern university with excellent and highly relevant programs where students prepare for lives of active citizenship and professional careers. Through its schools and programs—College of Arts and Sciences, Derner Institute of Advanced Psychological Studies, Honors College, Robert B. Willumstad School of Business, Ruth S. Ammon School of Education, University CollegeCollege of Nursing and Public Health and the School of Social Work—the coeducational university offers undergraduate and graduate degrees as well as professional and educational programs for adults. Adelphi University currently enrolls nearly 8,000 students from 43 states and 45 foreign countries. With its main campus in Garden City and its centers in Manhattan, Suffolk County, and Poughkeepsie, the University, chartered in 1896, maintains a commitment to liberal studies, in tandem with rigorous professional preparation and active citizenship.


Media Contact

Kali Chan
Director of Media Relations
p – 516.877.4040
f – 516.877.3266
e – chan@adelphi.edu