Students Honored at History, Government and Economics Awards

May 2, 2012 –Dutchess Community College recently held its annual Eugene Sheridan Awards ceremony, which honors student achievement in social sciences.

Two History, Government and Economics Departmental Awards for Outstanding Achievement in the Social Sciences were presented. They went to Gregory Devine and Brianna Flonc, both of Poughkeepsie.

Tania Wilson of Pleasant Valley was presented the Ann and Dan Zodikoff Memorial Scholarship. Emma Hogan of Pleasant Valley received the Xavier H. Verbeck Memorial Award and Francisco Kondor of Poughkeepsie was presented with the Eugene Sheridan Award for Excellence in the Social Sciences.

In addition, students from the DCC/Vassar College Model United Nations team were honored for having received an Honorable Delegation award and recognition for several Outstanding Position Papers at the National Model United Nations simulation held recently in New York City.