|Carolina Center for Public Service honors service, announces endowment|
|Monday, April 19, 2010|
The Carolina Center for Public Service honored seven individuals or student organizations at its annual service awards ceremony April 16 at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill campus. Center leaders also announced that an anonymous donation will endow this and future years’ Outward Bound Scholarships through the Thomas James Scholarship Fund, which honors the former dean of the School of Education.
Dr. Eugene S. Sandler of Chapel Hill, professor emeritus at the School of Dentistry, received the eighth annual Ned Brooks Award for Public Service. Named for Brooks, a faculty member and administrator at Carolina since 1972, this award recognizes a faculty or staff member who has built a sustained record of community service through individual efforts and promoted the involvement and guidance of others.
Recipients of Robert E. Bryan Public Service Awards are:
Recipients of the Provost Engaged Scholarship Awards are:
The Carolina Center for Public Service engages and supports the faculty, students, and staff of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in meeting the needs of North Carolina and beyond. The Center strengthens the University's public service commitment by promoting scholarship and service that are responsive to the concerns of the state and contribute to the common good.