Student-Volunteers, Duke of Edinburgh awardees recognized at campus luncheon
Duke of Edinburgh’s Bronze Medal awardees Maria Moreno Mora ’15, Lisa Starr ’13, Adriana Mendoza ’14, Mileyni Alvarenga ’14, Mirko Fernandez-Valdes ’15, Steve French ’12, Marisa Hrbal ’12, Lydia Hubble ’12, Kwei Maduot-Parek ’12, Doug Rivera ’12, Philippa McCafferty ’13, and McDaniel President Roger Casey.
Griswold-Zepp Award in Volunteerism winner Matt Gill, a graduating Environmental Studies and Music major from Attleboro, Mass., discusses the community service project in which he took 17 students with him to Gary, W.Va., one of the nation’s poorest counties and the site of Matt’s capstone studies in environmental justice in which he focused on stream-water quality, to conduct town improvement projects.
Social Work Professor Jim Kunz (left) and McDaniel President Roger Casey accept the Black Stiletto Trophy from Janice Kispert, CEO of the Rape Crisis Intervention Service of Carroll County (RCIS) on behalf of the more than 80 walkers on Team McDaniel, the top fund-raiser at $4,700 in the April 14 "Walk a Mile in her Shoes" event for being the top fund-raiser.
McDaniel’s football team won the Pres. Roger Casey cardboard cut-out for being the top fund-raising group on McDaniel’s winning "Walk a Mile in Her Shoes" team, and Team McDaniel won the Black Stiletto Trophy for being the top fund-raiser participating in the event.