Several YDL master’s degree program students were on Clemson’s campus in mid-October for an informal retreat planned by the students.
Several YDL master’s degree program students were on Clemson’s campus in mid-October for an informal retreat planned by the students. Students pictured below include: (top row, from left)- Alex Denesco (from Boston, MA- MissionSAFE), Toby Kirkland (from Lexington, SC- Youth Learning Institute), and Stephen Lance (from Irmo, SC- Youth Learning Institute); (bottom row, from left)- Becky Williams (from Hudson, OH- Western Reserve Academy), Kali Tomlinson (from Flint, MI- YouthQuest afterschool program), and Mary Janousek (from Midland, TX- Centennial Junior High School).
Congratulations to the Youth Development Leadership 2015 award winners. Winners include, Valerie Smith, Outstanding Graduate Student in the College of HEHD, Lindsay Hicks, Outstanding Graduate Student in the College of HEHD, Myra Gilreath, M.S. Youth Development Leadership Award and Rebekah Wilkes, Outstanding Graduate Student in the College of HEHD (not pictured).
Second Year M.S. Youth Development Leadership students returned to campus for the College of Health, Education, and Human Development Research Forum. Several M.S. Youth Development Leadership students were recognized at the Awards Ceremony of the College of HEHD Research Forum. Three students received College of HEHD Outstanding Graduate Student Awards.
Far Right – Rebekah Wilkes, Charleston, South Carolina; Career Coach, Palmetto Youth Connections
Second from Right – Lindsay Hicks, Crofton, Maryland; Project Assistant, FirstPic, Inc.
Third from Right – Valerie Smith, Hartsville, South Carolina, ESOL Teacher, Darlington County SC School District
Congratulations to Allison Avishai, the Youth Development Leadership 2015 Lawrence R. Allen Professional Contribution to the Field of Youth Development Leadership Award winner.
At the M.S. Youth Development Leadership 2nd year campus visit banquet, Dr. William Quinn, Coordinator of Youth Development Programs, and Dr. Lawrence Allen, Dean Emeritus, College of Health, Education, and Human Development, presenting the Lawrence R. Allen Professional Contributions to the Field of Youth Development Leadership Award to 2nd year M.S. YDL student Allie Avishai, Phoenix, Arizona; Program Director, Juvenile Arthritis Foundation.
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