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FMU presents Student Life Awards

FLORENCE, S.C. – Francis Marion University’s Division of Student Affairs presented Student Life Awards to outstanding students and campus organizations during a ceremony on April 17.

A list of award recipients, with hometowns, follows.

Departmental Awards

Office of Housing and Residence Life
Outstanding service as a resident assistant
• Jarrett Taylor of Latta
• Amber Schoming of Florence
• Stacey Codrington of Silver Spring, Md.
Office of Student Life
University Programming Board
For unselfish and dedicated service to the University Programming Board as co-chairs
• Stephen Williams of Lodge
• Motiryo Samuel of Columbia
• Denise Brown of Sumter
• Marian Jarrott of Mullins
ROAR (Reducing Our Assault Risk) Program recognition
For unselfishly volunteering their time and talents to teach self-defense classes
• Matt Blatnik of Columbia
• Ryan Hudson of Columbia
Office of Multicultural Affairs
Outstanding Leadership Award
• Christy Nichole Blanding of Gable
• Felicia Blanding of Lugoff
• LaVelle Bruce of Florence
• Niketa Patel of Bennettsville
• Douglas Chiles of Florence
The Dr. Joseph E. Heyward Leadership Award
For outstanding student service in the Office of Multicultural Affairs
• Ruben Freeman of Trenton
Organizational Awards
Fraternity Model Initiate
• Eddie Thomas, Alpha Phi Alpha, of Darlington
Sorority Model Initiate
• Amber Tomlinson, Alpha Delta Pi, of Florence
Sorority Woman of the Year
• Brandie Osborne, Kappa Delta, of Florence
Fraternity Man of the Year
• Ruben Freeman, Alpha Phi Alpha, of Trenton
Sophomore Sorority Woman of the Year
• April Williams, Alpha Delta Pi, of Florence
Junior Sorority Woman of the Year
• Tiffany Prosser, Kappa Delta, of Johnsonville
Advisor of the Year
• Amy Barton, Alpha Delta Pi, of Blenheim
Highest GPA among National Pan-Hellenic Council (NPHC) – fraternity and sorority member
• LaVelle Bruce, Alpha Kappa Alpha, of Florence
• Jason Vaught, Alpha Phi Alpha, of Pamplico
Student Government Association Recognition and Awards
Executive Officers for 2000-2001
• Latasha Brand, President, of North Charleston
• Ramonia Robinson, Vice President, of Timmonsville
• William Frasier, Treasurer, of Georgetown
• Bianca Tidwell, Secretary, of Columbia
Senate Members
• Christopher Blackwell of Florence
• Felicia Blanding of Lugoff
• Douglas Chiles of Florence
• April Henry of Pelzer
• Tarisha Latimer of Laurens
• Bianca Pushia of Andrews
• Kimberly Weston of Columbia
• Ashley Whaley of Columbia
Senator of the Year
• Christopher Blackwell of Florence
2001-2002 Student Government Association Executive Officers
• Latasha Brand, President, of North Charleston
• William Frasier, Vice President, of Georgetown
• Bianca Pushia, Treasuer, of Andrews
• Tarisha Latimer, Secretary, of Laurens

#191 / 4-19-01

Last Published: May 6, 2004 12:20 PM
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