DATE:  April 10, 2006       
CONTACT: Sharon Herrera, Job Developer, Career Services, (361) 825- 5976; or Steve Paschal, Public Affairs, (361) 825-2336   

Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi 2006 Student Employee of the Year to be Chosen from Group of 17 Finalists
A record 821 student workers employed on campus during fall semester

The Office of Student Services at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi will announce the winner of the 2006 Student Employee of the Year Award on Tuesday, April 11 at 4 p.m. in the University Center, Legacy Hall.

The Employee of the Year will be selected from 17 finalists nominated from the University’s group of 821 student workers. The winner will go on to represent the University in the regional Employee of the Year competition.

The Student Employee of the Year Award is sponsored by the National Student Employment Association to recognize students for superior work qualities in the areas of reliability, quality of work, initiative, professionalism and uniqueness of contribution.