Below is a news release from Michigan Campus Compact. It has been slightly modified for Ferris Honors Students:
LANSING, MI – Michigan Campus Compact (MiCC) is pleased to announce that 21 students from Ferris State University will be awarded for their dedication and commitment to community service during the 17th annual Outstanding Student Service Awards Celebration on April 13, 2013, at the Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center in East Lansing, Michigan.
Each year, MiCC awards students from member colleges and universities across the state for their outstanding commitment to service-learning and civic engagement. Three types of awards are given: the Outstanding Community Impact Award, the Commitment to Service Award, and the Heart and Soul Award. This year, more than 450 students from 33 member campuses will receive awards.
Ferris State Honors Students receiving the Heart and Soul Award are as follows: Nicole Christy, Amber Cumings, Shannon Fick, Delaney Kent, Shaughna Langerak, Jessica Monitz, Khrystyne Noeldner, Allison Schiefer, Kristen Thorhauer, and Colby Wittman. This award is given to students to recognize their time, effort, and personal commitment to their communities through service.
MiCC will honor all award recipients at an awards brunch on April 13, 2013, at the Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center in East Lansing, from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00p.m.
Michigan Campus Compact is a coalition of college and university presidents who are committed to fulfilling the public purpose of higher education. MiCC promotes the education and commitment of Michigan college students to be civically engaged citizens, through creating and expanding academic, co-curricular, and campus-wide opportunities for community service, service-learning, and civic engagement. For more information, please visit www.micampuscompact.org.
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