SEEK Student of Note: Shantel Deleon
Shantel is currently pursuing a BBA in accounting, with a double minor in communications and political science at Baruch College. As a High School student, she spent three years of her life as a graphic designer and public speaker.
SEEK Program, York College
Chemistry Major 2014 Valedictorian
For the third year in a row, York’s valedictorian is a Chemistry major and aspiring physician. This year the deserving scholar is Katsiaryna Hud, who attended York as a SEEK student
Hostos College Discovery Program
Angelica Collazo– a liberal arts major who enrolled in Fall 2007. Her painting graces the cover of the Fall 2008 Hostos Community College Course Catalog.
Freddy Campos – currently engaged in Black and Latino Male Mentoring Program He has been nominated to attend Institute for Leadership Development: Honors Institute.
The Honors Institute is a prelude to the Hostos Honors Program/Serrano Scholars Program. Serrano Scholars leave Hostos and attend Columbia University.
Mathew Pink graduated in 4 semesters in June 06 GPA of 2.75 and received an athletic scholarship to Adelphi University, Long Island, NY
Kingsborough College Discovery Program
Sudirman Guaw, a Sports Fitness and Recreation major won:
- the Physical Education, Recreation, and Recreation Therapy Award.
Kisha Hernandez, a Liberal Arts major won:
- the Behavioral Sciences Award -the Bilingual Student of the Year Award.
Alma McCloud, recent Kingsborough graduate with a liberal arts major, and recipient of the 2005 College Discovery Student of the Year award:
- published her book What Is The Color of Madness. Alma was born in Trinidad and currently resides in Brooklyn, NY. A widow, she is the mother of three children and currently attends Brooklyn College, majoring in English with a minor in Education.
Gina Marie Montijo, a Mental Health major won:
- the Mental Health and Human Services Award.
Manimegalai Nadajarah, an accounting major maintained a perfect 4.0 GPA and won:
- the President’s Award for Distinguished Scholarship in honor of President Regina S. Peruggi
- the Accounting Program Award
- the Lucille Nieporent Memorial Award;
- the College Discovery Student of the Year Award.
Cynthia Rivera, a Bilingual Studies Program graduate graduated from Cornell and the University of Virginia Law School and is practicing in Washington DC.