Southwest Baptist University News Release
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BOLIVAR, Mo. – The Southwest Baptist University Libraries has announced that Kristi Martinez of Jerico Springs, Mo., was honored as the Outstanding Student Assistant of the Month for October 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. Martinez, a student assistant in the circulation 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. Martinez is an Art Education Major in SBU’s College of Education and Social Sciences.
Southwest Baptist University is a leader among private universities in truly integrating Christ-centered academic pursuits with comprehensive professional programs at an affordable price. At SBU, the faculty and staff create a caring, academic community to prepare students to be servant leaders in a global society. For more information, visit www.SBUniv.edu.