Date: April 18, 2005
On Saturday, April 16, three Andrews University students were honored by Michigan Campus Compact for their dedication to community service in an awards brunch held at the Kellogg Center in East Lansing, Mich.
Senior management and language for international trade double major, Jessica Snyder, was one of 20 students honored with the Commitment to Service award. This award honors students for community service done at their college or university campus as part of their education.
Senior French and international public relations double major, Bjorn Karlman, and senior biology major, Andrew Roquiz, both received the Heart and Soul Award for their personal commitment to community service.
Michigan Campus Compact also honored Andrews associate professor of physical therapy, David Village, with the Faculty/Staff Community Service-Learning Award in a ceremony on February 17, 2005. This award, the highest MCC gives to faculty and staff in the state of Michigan, recognized Village for his commitment to engaging students in service-learning.
As stated in their mission statement, “Michigan Campus Compact promotes the education and commitment of Michigan college students to be civically engaged citizens, through creating and expanding academic, co-curricular and campus-wide opportunities for community service, service-learning and civic engagement.”