Students honored at SJR State awards ceremony
St. Johns River State College administrators, faculty and staff recently gathered to honor students on the Palatka campus for their local, state and national academic achievements and participation in campus activities.
During the ceremony, Victoria English and Jordan Phillips were inducted into the SJR State Hall of Fame. The Hall of Fame award is presented each year to a select number of students who are recommended by faculty for their academic excellence and extracurricular involvement.
Students recognized for Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges were: Sarah Bridges, Courtney Chappell, Sadonni Deason, Victoria English, Kayla Kight, Natassia Losco, Chadwick Lowe, Nicklaus Owens, Jordan Phillips, Rhys McKenzie Pollock, Jenica D’Nae Ramos, James A. Reemsnyder Jr., Rhonda Scherm, Andrew Vaccacio, Andrew Williamson, and Meghan Zinkel.
Additional students were honored for their academic excellence. The Allen Caillouet Social Science Award was presented to Stella Odom. The Milton Speaks Science Award was presented to John Hoyt. L’Cassie King was the recipient of the Nora Michaels English Award, and the Mike Miller Mathematics Award was presented to Odessa Shorter.
Additional recognition went to representatives of the Phi Theta Kappa honor society, the nursing club and the Student Government Association. SJR State’s active campus life is an open door for students to meet new people and take part in a dynamic teamwork and leadership capacity in clubs and organizations. These clubs and organizations provide extracurricular activities on campus and an opportunity for the students to participate in community service projects.
SJR State’s Vice President for Student Affairs Gilbert Evans recognizes students Jordan Phillips (center) and Victoria English as the 2017 inductees into the SJR State Hall of Fame.
SJR State’s Vice President for Student Affairs Gilbert Evans (left) recognizes students for Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges. First row, from left Victoria English, Jenica Ramos, Courtney Chappell, Jordan Phillips. Second row, from left Rhys Pollock, Chadwick Lowe, Sadonni Deason, James Reemsnyder Jr., and Andrew Williamson.
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