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December 12, 2012
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Adelphi Honors 2012 Prize for Leadership Recipients

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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

New York’s Adelphi University is a nationally ranked, doctoral research university where students succeed by gaining the skills, knowledge and exposure to thrive as professionals and active citizens in an interconnected and fast-paced global society. Today, nearly 8,000 students from 38 states and 46 countries pursue degrees in person and online through Adelphi’s eight distinguished schools and programs—the College of Arts and Sciences, the Gordon F. Derner Institute of Advanced Psychological Studies, the Honors College, the Robert B. Willumstad School of Business, the Ruth S. Ammon School of EducationUniversity College, the College of Nursing and Public Health and the School of Social Work. Chartered in 1896, Adelphi is known for offering a personalized education—one is which students are mentored by talented and committed faculty members and readily find opportunities to initiate, innovate, explore and understand. With dynamic learning hubs on Long Island, in Manhattan and in the Hudson Valley, Adelphi serves communities, both regionally and globally, through the research and practice of its faculty, the collaborative initiatives undertaken by its centers and programs, the staging of distinguished cultural events and, most essentially, the education of future leaders and informed citizens.

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