Purdue University Calumet students and staff members have been recognized for outstanding contributions during the 2010-11 academic year.
The Office of Student Activities recognized student organizational members who have demonstrated exemplary service to their organization. Receiving the Above and Beyond Award were: Ken Sullivan (Portage) and Manasi Sharma (Chesterton), Finance and Accounting Club; Ning Ma and Yang Wang, Chinese Student Association; and Ben Wolfe-Perez (Lowell), Purdue University Gamers Guild.
Debbie Bachmann (Hammond) received the Advisor of the Year Award for Academic and Community Service based on her contributions to the College Mentors for Kids Organization. Also representing that organization, Amanda Hill (Crown Point) received the Outstanding Student of the Year Award.
Additionally, the university’s Office of Career Services and Student Employment recognized Bridget Marczewski (Highland) as Student Employee of the Year and Interim Director of Academic and Research Computing Heather Zamojski (Crown Point) as Student Employee Supervisor of the Year.