Wilmington’s Casey Murray Honored at Western New England University Cocurricular Awards Ceremony

SPRINGFIELD, MA — Casey Murray, of Wilmington, received the Parent Association Student Citizenship Award at the 2017 Cocurricular Awards Ceremony at Western New England University held in Rivers Memorial Hall on the University campus.

The Parent Association Student Citizenship Award is given to a student who demonstrated significant contributions to student life throughout their tenure at the University.

Jeanne Hart-Steffes, Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Students, presented the award.

“Western New England University is truly enhanced by the students honored here this evening by their demonstrated willingness to serve the community, both on and off campus. Our lives have been enriched by their service.” said Maureen Hart Keizer, Associate Dean of Students, at the dinner celebration held on April 29.

The Office of Student Activities and Leadership Development annually coordinates the Cocurricular Awards dinner and ceremony marking the culmination of a year of student programming and community service by over 70 active clubs and organizations at Western New England University. From a pool of over 90 deserving nominated students, 18 were selected to receive the prestigious Cocurricular Award.

About Western New England University

Western New England University is a private, independent, coeducational institution founded in 1919. Located on an attractive 215-acre suburban campus in Springfield, Massachusetts, Western New England serves 3,830 students, including 2,580 full-time undergraduate students. Undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs are offered through Colleges of Arts and Sciences, Business, Engineering, Pharmacy, and the School of Law.

Casey Murray
Casey Murray receiving the Parent Association Student Citizenship Award at Western New England University.

(NOTE: The above announcement is from Western New England University via Merit.)

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