Ten colleges and universities participated in our Student Recruitment Grant this year. Those student chapters were from the University of South Florida, Tampa, Southern Oregon University, Ashland, Oregon, Wagner College, Staten Island, New York, University of Central Florida, Daytona Campus, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, Va., Hood College, Frederick, Maryland, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan, University of Central Florida, Orlando Campus, Converse College, Spartanburg, South Carolina and University of Central Florida, Brevard Campus. The colleges and universities that applied for the grant were awarded $75.00 from DDD to assist their student chapters in recruitment activities. The student chapter with the most new members between October 1, 2006 and March 15, 2007 were awarded an additional $100.00 at the DDD Annual Business meeting in Louisville in April. Two Student Chapters were awarded the additional $100.00 this year. They were Chapter 0894 from Converse College in Spartanburg, South Carolina. Asemina Georgiadis serves as president and Dr. Lynn Knight serves as the Student Advisor. The second Student Chapter to be awarded the $100.00 was Chapter 1050 from the University of Central Florida, Brevard Campus in Cocoa, Florida. The student president is Suzanne Bula and the Student Advisor is Dr. Colleen Klein-Ezell. Congratulations to both chapters!
Asemina Georgiadis (r), SCEC President of Chapter 0894, Converse College, Spartanburg, SC pictured with Lynn Knight (l), Faculty Advisor. Chapter 0894 was one of the two recipients of the Student Recruitment Grant Award.