July 11, 2017
NEWBURGH, N.Y. -
Mount Saint Mary College’s Honors Program recently
recognized 18 seniors for their outstanding commitment to
education. Also attending were Marie-Therese Sulit, associate
professor of English and Honors Program director (center, seated)
and Rae Fallon, psychology professor and member of the Faculty
Honors Council (far left).
Nearly 20 graduating seniors from the Mount Saint Mary College
Honors Program were recently recognized for their academic
achievements throughout their college careers.
The scholars each received a set of honor cords, which they wore
during the Mount’s recent commencement ceremony.
The students were: Christina Antico of Smithtown, N.Y.; Shelbi
Babcock of Vails Gate, N.Y.; Madison Beckman of Bay Shore, N.Y.;
Olivia Bogle of Pine Bush, N.Y.; Michelle Carnazza of Mahopac,
N.Y.; Lauren Epstein of Floral Park, N.Y.; Jonathan Garofalo of
Marlboro, N.Y.; Kyla Nichols of Bristol, Conn.; Danielle Nunziato
of Warwick, N.Y.; Janice Nunziato of Warwick, N.Y.; Kristen Ottaka
of Port Jefferson Station, N.Y.; Diana Pernicano of Yorktown
Heights, N.Y.; Heather Polgrean of Lagrangeville, N.Y.; Genevieve
Stinson of Troy, N.Y.; Aliyah Thomas of Wurtsboro, N.Y.; RoseMarie
Whyte of College Point, N.Y.; Michelle Wood of Putnam Valley, N.Y.;
and Amanda Wright of High Falls, N.Y.
Mount Saint Mary College graduated 619 students during its
annual commencement ceremony this May. This August, more than 400
freshman students are set to begin their college journey at the
Spearheaded by Marie-Therese Sulit, associate professor of
English, the rigorous Mount Saint Mary College Honors Program
challenges students to maximize their learning and leadership
skills. It is open to students of all majors.