Five Rutgers University, Newark, Students Honored at EWNJ Graduate Merit Awards Dinner
(NEWARK, NJ) — Five students attending Rutgers University in Newark received honors at the 2009 Graduate Merit Awards dinner hosted by the Executive Women of New Jersey.
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Graduate Merit Awards were given to Toni Kelich of Glen Ridge, New Jersey (Rutgers School of Law – Newark) and Florence Sinofsky of Montclair, New Jersey (Rutgers School of Law – Newark). In addition to receiving a Graduate Merit Award, special awards were presented to: Cynthia Jewell of West Orange, New Jersey (School of Public Affairs and Administration), who received the President’s Award for outstanding candidate pursuing a degree in public service; Courtney Raphael of Hillsborough, New Jersey (Rutgers School of Law – Newark), who received the Leslie Ehrlich Award for outstanding candidate pursuing a degree in law; and Olga Rodriguez-Sierra of Princeton, New Jersey (Graduate School – Newark), who received the CIT Women’s Leadership Council Award.
For more information about the Executive Women of New Jersey and the Graduate Merit Awards, visit www.ewnj.org.
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