DATE:  April 18, 2007       
CONTACT: Ann DeGaish 361.825.2481; or Cassandra Hinojosa 361.825.2337
Leadership and Service Award Winners to be Recognized by Texas A&M-Corpus Christi Division of Student Affairs

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WHO: Outstanding Students, Advisors and Student Organizations at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi

Student Affairs Leadership and Service Awards

WHEN:  Thursday, April 19 from 4 to 5 p.m.
WHERE: University Center, Legacy Room

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – Outstanding students, advisors and student organizations at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi will be honored at the fourth annual Leadership and Service Awards ceremony Thursday, April 19 from 4 to 5 p.m. in the University Center, Legacy Room.

Students, faculty and staff submitted nominations for various awards based on attributes that include campus involvement, volunteerism and school spirit. Awards will be presented in the following categories: Student Organization of the Year, Amigos de la Isla (Friends of the Island), Advisor of the Year, Spirit Award, Emerging Leader Award and the Impact Award.

The Leadership and Service Awards are sponsored by the University’s Division of Student Affairs. The ceremony also will honor the recipients of the Student Employee of the Year, the Student Affairs Leadership Scholarship and the Division Class Ring.

In addition, student organization officers and advisors will be recognized for their contributions.