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Career Services News

Outstanding Student Employee Awards 2018

Posted in: Career Services General News

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Recognizing Our Student Employees

Many departments on campus rely heavily on student employees.  These outstanding students’ hard work, dedication and contributions to the University is something to be recognized and celebrated.  This year, nearly 50 different departments submitted nominations on behalf of their student employees and the results are in!

Thirty-five students will receive an Outstanding Student Employee Award, which includes a certificate and a gift card to the bookstore.  All nominated students will receive a Certificate of Recognition.

Award Ceremony

The ceremony will be held on Wednesday, April 25 at 4 p.m. in the Student Center, Dining Room. Supervisors, award recipients and nominees, and families are encouraged to attend. Light refreshments will be served.

Outstanding Student Employee Award Recipients

Fadila Addaouki
Family Science and Human Development, RYTE Institute
Alexis Gross
Campus Recreation
Efrain Monterroso
Spanish & Latino Studies
Michelle Sauerborn
International Engagement
Nia Beauvais
Alexa Guidetti
Campus Recreation
Jean Moreno-Lassalle
Division of Information Technology
Aliza Sherman
Student Academic Services
William Beavers
Residence Life
Joyce Guo
Dean of Students
Samantha Mosher
Nicole Sichenze
Campus Recreation
Erin Blake
Feliciano School of Business
Kailah Johnson
Summer & Winter Sessions
Kiara Ovalles
Tiffany Soares
Kyle Boomhower
Educational Foundations
Danielle Kocijan
CEHS Career Services in the Student Success Center
Coacoa Pearson
Dean of Students Office;; Disability Resource Center
Rashanel Story
University Health Center
Patrick Clackner
AFT Local 1904
Ben Kusik
Summer & Winter Sessions
Luz Corado Polo
Justice Studies
Katherine Swope
Academic Success & Retention Programs
Nawal Farih
Center for Student Involvement
Zaynah Mahon
Office of Health Promotion
Matthew Rivas
Campus Recreation
Krupa Vekaria
Information Technology
Brenda Garcia-Ibarria
Children’s Center
Brandon Marques
Campus Recreation
Nicholas Rizzotto
Nutrition & Food Studies
Timothy White
Finance & Treasury
Michael Grippa
School of Communication & Media
Rachael Mindas
Campus Recreation
Jennifer Sanchez
Art and Design


Co-op Student of the Year Recipient

Heather Sootkoos, College of Education and Human Services

Spring 2018 Intern, RWJBarnabas Health

The Cooperative Education Committee has selected Heather Sootkoos as the 2018 Co-op Student of the Year. Heather went above and beyond during her co-op experience at RWJBarnabas Health. Not only did she learn about the facets of patient care, she exemplified it through the research she conducted, the assessments she provided, and the interactions she had with patients. Heather has exemplified her initiative, devotion, and compassion to patient care and it is clear that she has made a tremendous impact throughout her co-op experience.

Outstanding Student Employee Award Nominations

In addition to the 35 outstanding student employee award recipients, the Center for Career Services would like to recognize all of the student employees nominated for the award by their on-campus supervisor.  The contributions made by these students are a key element to the successful operation of the Institution.

Emily Adams
Campus Recreation
Nanci Contreras
Center of Pedagogy
Raymond Loughren
Ryan Saul
IT – Technical Support Services
Erin Aduna
AFT Local 1904
Emily Donohue
Campus Recreation & Health Promotions
Ava Mancini
Sprague Library, Acquisitions Department
Julie Servidio
Art & Design Department
Tylisha Allen
Auxiliary Services
Elaine Dzirko
Division of Information Technology
Jaritza Molina
Children’s Center
Michael Shaw
IT – Technical Support Services
Daniel Alvarez
Periodicals Department
Douglas Gil-Wood
Campus Recreation
Lauren Nagel
Campus Recreation
Sharon Skeahan
Office of Residence Life
Luana Caldeira
Accounting & Finance
Daniel Gomez
Laboratory Animal Resources
Kei Yin Ng
Linguistics/Computer Science
Rodolfo Solano
Campus Recreation
Cristopher Calle
AFT Local 1904
Brianna Horvath
Office of the Provost/VPAA
Ricardo Perez
IT – Technical Support Services
Alyssa Tenore
Campus Recreation
Nick Carbone
IT – Technical Support Services
Monique Iluonokhalumhe
AFT Local 1904
Elena Plumser
College of the Arts – Office of Student Services
Alexander Valdes

Sprague Library, Cataloging

Breanna Carter
Division of Information Technology
Rukshana Jalil
Division of Information Technology
Sarah Polichetti
Campus Recreation
Amanda Wood
Campus Recreation
Carla Cedeno
Campus Recreation
Sydney Johnson
Interlibrary Loan – Access Service Department
Emily Rich
Center of Pedagogy
Maria Coccoz
Campus Recreation
Chibuzor Evelyn Kanu
Information Management & Business Analytics
Oscar Rodriguez
Finance & Treasury- Controller’s Department