News at Brookhaven College

News Note

Release Date July 26

Student Success - James Daniels, Brookhaven College graduate and aspiring medical student, earned one of 10 full-ride transfer scholarships to Southern Methodist University for the fall. Involved in student government, Phi Theta Kappa and STEM Club while attending Brookhaven College, Daniels was comfortable speaking in front of audiences; however, when he was chosen for an interview for the scholarship, he called upon the Career Development Center for assistance. Brookhaven College staff members Annette Wilson and Adam Clawson drilled the scholarship hopeful by staging a realistic mock panel interview. Then, they provided feedback and constructive criticism about his answers and mannerisms. According to Daniels, this process provided invaluable information that allowed him to feel calm and confident for his real interview.

Employee Success - The National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (EMTs) recently recognized Richard Campbell, emergency medical services professor at Brookhaven College. He received a letter and certificate acknowledging his 20 years of national certification as an EMT, a status attained by few. The award commends him for the care provided to fellow citizens in their moments of need.

Susan Reinke, geology professor at Brookhaven College, has been selected to serve on the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board Learning Outcomes Project for Geology. As a member of the project, Reinke will work with other geology professors from across the state to develop essential and measurable student learning outcomes for six lower-division geology courses.


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