December 12, 2012
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Adelphi Honors 2012 Prize for Leadership Recipients

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Adelphi University honored 12 exceptional high school students from Garden City at the University’s annual Prize for Leadership ceremony. The Prize for Leadership recognizes high school students who reside in Garden City for their outstanding public service and volunteer leadership as well as academic excellence.

A reception was held in their honor in the Center for Recreation and Sports in the Campbell Lounge, where they each were presented with a $1,000 stipend, six university credits of their choice, and a commemorative clock.

From left to right: Garden City High School Student Jonathan Kramer, Garden City High School Student Nikhil Patel, Garden City High School Student Joseph Ienna, Chaminade High School Student Thomas Bruno, Garden City High School Student Brendan Quinn, Adelphi University Associate Vice President for Enrollment Management and Student Affairs Esther Goodcuff


From left to right, back row: Chaminade High School Student Thomas Bruno, Kellenberg Memorial High School Student Enrique Austria, Garden City Village Administrator Robert L. Schoelle, Garden City Superintendent Robert Feirsen, Garden City High School Student Jonathan Krammer, Sacred Heart Academy Student Christina Uria, and Adelphi University President Scott


From left to right: Sacred Heart Academy Director of Guidance Kathleen O’Neill, Sacred Heart Academy Student Christina Uria, and Sacred Heart Academy President Sister Jeanne Marie Ross


From left to right: Adelphi University President Scott, Garden City Mayor Donald T. Brudie, and Garden City Village Administrator Robert L. Schoelle


Garden City High School Student Shannon Carmen


About Adelphi: A modern metropolitan university with a personalized approach to higher learning.

Adelphi University is a highly awarded, nationally ranked, powerfully connected doctoral research university offering exceptional liberal arts and sciences programs and professional training with particular strength in its Core Four—Arts and Humanities, STEM and Social Sciences, the Business and Education Professions, and Health and Wellness. Adelphi is dedicated to transforming students’ lives through small classes, hands-on learning and innovative ways to support student success.

Founded in Brooklyn in 1896, Adelphi is Long Island’s oldest private coeducational university. Today Adelphi serves over 7,600 students at its beautiful main campus in Garden City, New York—just 23 miles from New York City’s cultural and internship opportunities—and at dynamic learning hubs in Manhattan, the Hudson Valley and Suffolk County, and online.

More than 100,000 Adelphi graduates have gained the skills to thrive professionally as active, caring citizens, making their mark on the University, their communities and the world.

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