Might 7, 2020
Communications and Media Relations Coordinator
|Danielle Elizabeth Collum|
VALDOSTA — Danielle Elizabeth Collum of Moultrie, Georgia, is the recipient of the Spring 2020 President’s Award for Tutorial Excellence for the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences at Valdosta State College.
The President’s Award for Tutorial Excellence is introduced to the graduating pupil with the very best grade level common in every of VSU’s six schools — Harley Langdale Jr. Faculty of Enterprise Administration, Faculty of Nursing and Well being Sciences, Faculty of the Arts, James L. and Dorothy H. Dewar Faculty of Training and Human Companies, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, and Faculty of Science and Arithmetic.
Collum might be acknowledged throughout VSU’s digital 229th Graduation at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Might 9, at valdosta.edu/graduation. She is going to graduate summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology.
“It means an excellent deal to me to be named the highest graduate of my faculty as a result of I’ve actually tried to do my finest academically over the past 4 years,” she stated. “It’s good to have one thing tangible to commemorate that. I additionally actually benefit from the area of examine I’ve chosen. It’s rewarding to be acknowledged in an space that I like.”
As a pupil at VSU, Collum was a member of The Society for Collegiate Management and Achievement, Golden Key Worldwide Honour Society, Alpha Lambda Delta: The Worldwide Honor Society for First-12 months Success, and The Nationwide Society of Collegiate Students. She labored as a lifeguard at a hometown pool and even served as pool supervisor in the course of the summer time after her junior 12 months.
“I’m additionally closely concerned in my church, and my religion is a large a part of my life,” she shared.
Collum’s educational excellence resulted in her incomes repeated spots on the Dean’s Checklist, in addition to being acknowledged as an excellent pupil in her program. She was a HOPE Scholar.
Collum plans to serve one 12 months with AmeriCorps earlier than pursuing a chance to show English in Spain. Afterwards her purpose is to proceed her schooling in both an industrial / organizational psychology program or neuroscience program. She is the daughter of Rick and Donna Collum.
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