Wednesday, October 17, 2012

SBU Student Receives Library Student Assistant Award

Southwest Baptist University News Release
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BOLIVAR, Mo. – The SBU University Libraries has announced that Ryan Pilcher of Willow Springs, Mo., was honored as the Outstanding Student Assistant of the Month for September 2012.

The University Libraries’ faculty and staff established the monthly award to recognize outstanding employment characteristics such as dependability, quality of work, motivation, attitude, and cooperation.  Pilcher, a student assistant in the Technical Services department, received an award letter from Dr. Edward W. Walton, Dean of the University Libraries, a certificate of recognition, and a gift.

The University Libraries employs 28 part-time student assistants through the University’s work-study program. Pilcher is a Business Administration Management Major in SBU’s College of Business and Computer Science.

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