December 1, 2016
Tagged: Center for Student Involvement, Student Affairs, Department of Music

CSI Student Leader of the Month for November 2016


The Center for Student Involvement would like to proudly announce

Adelphi’s Student Leader of the Month for November 2016:

Laianna Wright

Laianna is a leader in various capacities at Adelphi University, including serving as a Resident Assistant, Orchestra Manager/Librarian for the Music Department, President of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) and Vice President of National Residence Hall Honorary. She is described by her nominators as professional, passionate and inspiring. This month she coordinated and led the NAACP Freeze Mob, spreading awareness and promoting social justice. She was also recently inducted into Omicron Delta Kappa.

Nominations are due by the last Friday of each month during the academic semester, nominate someone today. The Center for Student Involvement would also like to thank everyone who nominated a student this month.

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 nearly 8,000 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 115,000 Adelphi graduates have gained the skills to thrive professionally as active, caring citizens, making their mark on the University, their communities and the world.


For further information, please contact:

Center for Student Involvement
University Center, Room 110
p – 516.877.3603
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Tagged: Center for Student Involvement, Student Affairs, Department of Music