By: Najee Surratt
May 2, 2017
SHIPPENSBURGH, PA – The CUB held the 7th Annual Student Life Awards Program on Thursday, April 28. The awards program recognizes students, organizations and Greek groups participating in community service on and off campus.
The participants are nominated through the Students Government Association (SGA) through their outstanding help to make the campus and community a better place. The students and groups participate in multiple events all year round such as Kings Kettle Food Pantry, Relay for Life and Ship Shape Day.
This year the Activities Programming Board (APB) won 2 awards Distinguished Program and Leadership Development. This is the second year straight that APB has won the Leadership Development award.
This is a list of the other award winners:
- Impact: Responsible Raiders
- Campus Visibility: STARS
- Distinguished Program: APB
- Leadership Development: APB
- Raider Legacy: James Baily
- President of the Year: Grant Henry
- Unsung Hero: Tim Usher
- Outstanding Advisor: Carl Archut Jr.
All the group/program winners received $100 prize for their organization. The winners of the individual awards for underclassmen, Outstanding First-Year Student, Outstanding Sophomore and Outstanding Junior, received $200 in scholarship for books. The Raider Legacy award which is for seniors only receives $200 for professional attire.
The event was held in the CUB MPR room from 5pm to 7pm.