InCommon regrets that it has taken so long
to note that Jackie Giaquinto, secretary to the Psychology
Department, and Rodney Strohl of Facilities Services were
the winners of the College’s annual staff awards. Jackie
won the Lucy A. McCall Award for secretarial-clerical personnel
and Rodney the Louis J. Mirra Award for phyisical plant workers.
Stacey Zaremba, chair of psychology, said
Jackie’s 16 years of service have been distinguished
by “hard work, efficiency, organization, and a professional
attitude.” Jackie is often the first to offer advice
or direction when a student has a question, and she has shepherded
generations of psychology majors from declaration to graduation.
Rodney, a mechanic who oversees the College’s
heating, air-conditioning, and ventilation system, was praised
for his skill, his smile, and his 24/7 attitude toward his
The awards were presented at the College’s
holiday dinner in December.