Beecher and Lynwood Residents Receive Social Science Awards



Chicago Heights, IL–(ENEWSPF)– The Prairie State College Social Science Department presented leadership awards to Salima Carpenter, of Lynwood, and Katrina Trejo, of Beecher. Both students displayed leadership qualities in the classroom by helping classmates with assignments and demonstrated their abilities to master the subject matter from the first day of class.

Pictured from left to right are: Front row: Gwen Dean, dean, health professions and director of nursing. Second row: Salima Carpenter and Katrina Trejo. Third row: Craig Mulling, professor, sociology; Diane DeSousa, assistant professor, psychology; Christopher Fogarty, associate professor, education; Alison Drake, assistant professor, early childhood education; and Justin Pariseau, temporary assistant professor, social sciences.