Daytona State honors student and employees for life-saving actions
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (April 1, 2013) – Six members of the Daytona State College community
were honored on Monday, April 1, for their life-saving response to emergency incidents,
as part of the Campus Safety Department’s Wall of Fame awards program.
The morning presentation kicked off the college’s annual Campus Safety Awareness Week, which runs through Friday, April 5. During the week, Campus Safety will offer various demonstrations, as well as tours on all campuses to familiarize students with emergency phone locations, well-lighted areas and other resources to promote safety awareness at the college.
The Wall of Fame program recognizes students and college employees who have demonstrated exemplary behavior during times of crisis, or who have gone above and beyond the call of duty during a campus safety-related matter.
This year’s honorees, whose efforts included assisting in health-injury incidents, situation management and emergency-technology modifications, are:
Tania Williams, Daytona State nursing student
Edgar Santiago, groundskeeper
James Keeling, receiving clerk
Sirena Giddens, enrollment specialist
Kevin McCrary, dean of financial aid
Jim Enslin, electrician
Commending the Wall of Fame honorees, Campus Safety Director Bill Tillard said, “Each of their efforts are greatly appreciated by the Campus Safety Department, as well as the entire college community.”
Photo: L-R James Keeling, Jim Enslin, Kevin McCrary, Edgar Santiago, Tania Williams and Sirena Giddens
MORE: Offering more than 100 certificate, associate and bachelor’s degree programs, Daytona State College is the leader in education and workforce training needs of Volusia and Flagler counties and beyond for more than 60 years. The College enrolls nearly 25,000 students a year at its seven instructional sites, with graduates serving in critical fields including healthcare, emergency services/public safety, business, education, hospitality, engineering, technology, digital media, and more.
Daytona State has been recognized as a leader in higher education numerous times, consistently by U.S. News & World Report, which ranks the College among the Top Tier Best Online Bachelor’s Programs. The U.S. Department of Education’s College Affordability and Transparency Center has ranked DSC among the top 50 most affordable public four-year institutions in the country, with less than half the tuition of the national average. Community College Week, a leading publication in higher education, annually continues to feature the college in its list of Top 100 Associate Degree Producers. And U.S. News & World Report has ranked DSC among its Top Online Bachelor’s Programs for Veterans multiple times.
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