SUNY Fredonia Student of the Month Program
The Student of the Month program began in 2003 to recognize students’ success and dedication in both the classroom and the community. The committee is comprised of administrative employees as well as residence hall directors.
Office of Residence Life names
Maria Green & Nick Dragonette
October 2013 Students of the Month
FREDONIA, N.Y. — December 3 — Maria Green, of Loudonville, NY and Nicholas Dragonette of Orchard Park, NY have been named Students of the Month for October by the Office of Residence Life. Maria and Nicholas were nominated for this award by Ted Lee of the Biology Department.
Maria, Biology major with a minor in Spanish, and Nick, Biology major with a minor in Chemistry, are co-founders of the Health Professions Club on campus. “Both are bright, pleasant and motivated students,” Lee says. As founders of the Health Professions Club, they play a key role in the club that provides advice to upperclassman and a forum to discuss issues for all pre-health students here at SUNY Fredonia.
Maria, carries a strong 3.62 GPA, will be graduating in December. She is a fourth year player of last year’s nationally ranked SUNY Fredonia Women’s Varsity Soccer team, she organized “Dining in the Dark” and event raising awareness of ocular diseases, and has completed research in the field of embryology at the Southern California Institute for Reproductive Sciences in Orange County, CA. Maria plans on attending Medical School after SUNY Fredonia, along with continuing her studies in Spanish.
Nick, carries a 3.65 GPA, is a member of the Golden Key Society. He has been a member of the Club Lacrosse team since his freshman year, a Biology tutor in the Learning Center, and a teaching assistant for Organic Chemistry. Nick scored in the top 90th percentile of his Dental Admission Test and received the Adele-Maytum scholarship nominated by the Biology Department. He plans on attending Dental School upon his completion of his degree work here at SUNY Fredonia.
The Student of the Month program was implemented in 2003 to recognize students who are well-rounded, excel in their academics and contribute positively to the campus and community.
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