NAMI, is the National Alliance Against Mental Illness with a local office located in New Orleans that provides resources, education, and support to those affected by a mental illness within the community. For more information visit: www.nami.org
Congratulations to; Christine E. Bagala, Shawn M. Allen Boyd, Lisa A. Chew, Basem A. Darwish, Mary DePartout, Ariann Nicole Evans, Caitlyn Galjour, Jill A. Glenney, Kathleen A. Hancock, Walesa Kanarek, Nathan J. Koch, Melody Louise Baker Marks, Danielle Newton, Alison Phillips, Alison M. Proctor, Nicole C. Snyder, Matthew T. Watson.
Nasima Khan, currently pursuing a MS in Counseling, has been awarded this year's International Student Scholarship. The scholarship is awarded each year to a student in F-1 status, with a 3.0 minimum grade point average who has demonstrated significant contributions to cultural understanding and awareness at Loyola. Financial need and academic merit are also considered. The recipient is selected by a committee of faculty, staff and students.
Robin Gusman Rhodes (‘10), Ashley Ugalano (‘10), and Mariel Gonzalez (summer 2011) were all recently hired as a school counselors at Mt. Carmel Academy in New Orleans. They join alums Catherine Geoghegan McDermott (’09) and Ashley Childes (’09) who are already school counselors there.
The Counseling Clinical Excellence Award is presented to the graduate counseling student who has demonstrated excellence in clinical counseling skills.
Alumni Catherine Geoghegan McDermott, Kellie Gorgio Camelford and Ashley Childs presented with Dr. Ebrahim at the Louisiana Career Development Association in Baton Rouge on the subject of career development for 8th and 9th graders.
The ceremony will include the following exceptional students:
Congratulations to the 2012 - 2013 Alpha Phi Chapter of Chi Sigma Iota Executive Board:
Matthew Watson - President
Leigh Boyer - President Elect
Katie Hancock - Secretary
Lisa Chew - Treasurer
Mary DePartout - Historian/ Parliamentarian
Stephanie Ducros - Past President/ Alumni Member at Large