Local students making college information
Katherine Keller of East Williston is one of the contributors of the class of 2019 who took their commissioning oaths on Friday, May 3 in Summerall Chapel.
Every yr, the graduation ceremony for the South Carolina Corps of Cadets is held the day after the commissioning ceremonies.
Approximately 35 percent of the South Carolina Corps of Cadets Class of 2019 at the moment are officials in all branches of the United States Armed Forces.
New York Institute of Technology
Semini Jayasinghe of Great Neck has been named to the executive board of New York Institute of Technology’s Student Government Association for the Long Island campus for the 2019-2020 instructional yr. Jayasinghe will serve as government vice president.
The role of SGA is to efficaciously boom the wide variety of engaged college students and student leaders who aspire to leave a legacy, facilitate NYIT satisfaction, and serve to empower the scholar frame through teachers and co-curricular involvement.
On May 17, Gayane Jamgotchian of New Hyde Park and Kyriaki Katrakazos of Manhasset have been two of the 2019 graduates from NYIT’s doctor assistant studies software who had been welcomed into the career with a white coat ceremony.
White coat ceremonies are a rite of passage celebrating the completion of a scholar’s training as he or she graduates and is going directly to pursue a career as a PA. In marking the transition into professional existence, the event centers around the symbolic awarding of a new lengthy white coat, to replace the quick pupil white coat worn day by day to class and clerkships.
Celina Zapiti of Mineola become identified with the Occupational Therapy Community Service Award and become a member of the organization that received the Occupational Therapy Research Award. She becomes also inducted into the Occupational Therapy Alpha Eta Honor Society, which recognizes graduating students with a typical grade point common of 3.8 or better.
Ashli Pacheco of New Hyde Park became provided the NYIT School of Management’s Anita Messinger Memorial Award. The award goes to the woman graduate in the MS program who has proven outstanding capacity in leadership, the promise of professional success, and willingness to serve the profession.
Melanie Benyadi of Old Westbury, a management fundamental earning an MBA at NYIT, became inducted into the Financial Management Association National Honor Society, which is devoted to advancing academic excellence and excessive ethical standards among finance students and specialists.
Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi
Vincent Steves of New Hyde Park and Sara Messenger of Mineola had been initiated into the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the kingdom’s oldest and maximum selective all-discipline collegiate honor society. Steves turned into initiated at the University of Florida; Messenger at the University of Bridgeport.
Hofstra University inducted forty-three college students into its chapter of Phi Beta Kappa this spring: Sabreen Bhuiya and Bhakti Patel of Albertson; Sukhjit Dhaliwal of Old Westbury; and Tyler Baron of New Hyde Park. Phi Beta Kappa celebrates and advocates excellence inside the liberal arts and sciences.
College of the Holy Cross
The following neighborhood college students obtained Bachelor of Arts stages on May 24: Theodore Angelo Capsis of East Williston; Caroline Carey O’Connor of Manhasset; Madeline DeBono of Port Washington; and Christopher John Higgins of Williston Park.
The following neighborhood college students graduated from Bucknell University on May 19: Matthew Sica from Port Washington; Olivia Braito from Williston Park; and Mike Cook, Andrew Gray and Kiara Romotzki from Manhasset.
The University of Vermont
The University of Vermont’s Fraternity & Sorority Life announces Kaila Carson of Albertson as 2019 Fraternity & Sorority Scholar of the Year award recipient.
Each year the university’s Fraternity & Sorority Life Awards Night celebrates and honors the accomplishments of character contributors of the fraternity and sorority groups at UVM, as well as chapters that exemplified a commitment to the pillars of citizenship, friendship, management, lifelong learning, and justice.