York College Valedictorian
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.
Queensborough College Discovery Program
James Prince came to Lehman as a SEEK student in Spring 1987, transferred to Queensborough as a CD student and came back to Lehman to complete his degree in Spring 1996. He graduated with a major in Accounting. This year, he graduated with a Masters degree in secondary education.