BCC celebrates nursing grads with pins, flowers

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Berkshire Community College held drive-by pinning ceremonies for graduates of the practical and associate nursing programs on Tuesday at the West Street campus in Pittsfield. Family, friends and faculty were on hand to show their support with signs while maintaining social distance from one another. 

There were 27 graduates of the practical nurse certificate program and 57 associate degree in nursing graduates 

Practical nurse graduates:

Kadian S. Anderson, Jonathan R. Bailey, Ciara M. Berkeley, Jamie L. Brown, Marybelle L. Burns, Danielle A. Collette, Holya Ebiyatakyih, Cecilia A. Ebuley, Sarah M. Engle, Anne-Marie Ezoua, Morgan B. Formel, Amber Hertzberg, Jacqueline A. King, Ama S. Koblan Epse Ngoran, Hahna Kim, Ellen Laryea, Teressa N. LeBeau, Selina M. Lopez, Valencia O. Phillips, Jacqueline C. Polynice, Shelby L. Provencher, Carmen Y. Quinde, Ernestina Sackey, Michelle A. Schleimer, Kniesha M. Tarjick, Elizabeth Twum-Barima and Jennifer L. Walker.

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Awards were presented to the following students:

Clinical Excellence Award: Sara Engle

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Academic Excellence Award: Marybelle Burns

Professionalism Award:  Ernestina Sackey

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Spirt of Nursing Award: Jacqueline King

Associate degree in nursing graduates:

Halimat O. Ahmed, Christine A. Ahoussi, Daniluz Aloyo-Hebert, Dorcas S. Archer, Bryan E. Arnold, Michelle L. Bateman, Maribel Bednarski, Marie J. Blankson-Atte, Luke A. Boasiako, Kortney M. Boos, Tyler V. Buratto, Nicole M. Campos-Vasquez, Rosemary C. Carnes, Courtney J. Corbett, Suzanne J. Cotton, April A. Curtin, Ronald V. Cruz, Samantha M. Davis, Kayla J. Doyle, Angelia M. Elser, Alexandra M. Ely, Natalie E. Emery, Spencer E. Ferro, Kathryn M. Forbes, Danielle. M Furlong, Caitlin S. Gelineau, Elisabeth C. George, Lucy M. Gichuhi, Michelle M. Gingras, Alison E. Gregory, Blythe A. Hinkley-Grady, Nataliya M. Houghton, Amy L. Hunt, and Grace L. James.

Also, Nancy M. Klose, Jesse D. Kordana, Andrew J. LaDouceur, Kelsey E. Lane, Alexandra W. Levinsky, Alexi M. Liccardi, Nicole L. Maloney, Fawn M. Mougin, Israel Rolly T. Muamba, Amanda L. Nefreres, Kelsy M. Nixon, Patricia A. O'Brien, Brittany S. O'Donnell, Jack O'Meara, Morganne T. Ottati, Tomeka L. Parslow, Cheyenne D. Robair, Stephanie J. Rogers, Renee M. Saville, Millie A. Trees, Shila J. Vallencourt, Raegan B. Van Rumund and Shaina R. Weber.


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