For the second consecutive year, the Orientation Program has been recognized by the National Orientation Directors Association (NODA) Conference’s Publication and Media Showcase.
The 2012 program, which used the theme It’s Your Time: Capture the Moment, was recognized with the Outstanding Use of Theme and Outstanding Clothing Item awards.
The orientation team, composed of 220 upperclassmen, was led by Beccie Kopcie, program director, and Brian Bost, assistant director. The student-run orientation is supported by the Office of Freshman Development and Special Student Services, which is directed by Sean Weaver.
Nearly 27 Years After Initial Trip to Florida Tomato Fields, Students and Staff Work Alongside Fair Food Movement
Immokalee is a quiet town in southwest Florida with a long history of unjust wages, unsafe working conditions and, in extreme instances, prosecuted cases of modern-day slavery for the migrant farmworkers who harvest 90 percent of the United States’ winter tomatoes.
- Nearly 27 Years After Initial Trip to Florida Tomato Fields, Students and Staff Work Alongside Fair Food Movement