Honors and awards

January 2017

Freihoefer wins public service award

Brad Freihoefer, director of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender student services center, was presented with the 2016-17 Public Service Award from the American College Personnel Association's Coalition for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexula and Transgender Awareness. The award is given to individuals who have made significant contributions to higher education and to institutions through support of and efforts in LGBTQ awareness.

Diesslin elected to board term

Bill Diesslin, associate director of the environmental health and safety department and a certified hazardous materials manager (CHMM), has been elected to the board of directors of the Maryland-based Institute of Hazardous Materials Management. His four-year term began Jan. 1. The institute is the international accrediting group for haz mat disposal professionals.