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Onondaga Community College honored outstanding students in each of its degree and certificate programs during the 2022 Curriculum Honors ceremony, The event was held May 4 in Storer Auditorium.

The following students were recognized for excelling in the School of Public Safety & Community Service:

Jacqueline Gayle
Jacqueline Gayle

Criminal Justice - Jacqueline Gayle

  • Jacqueline earned her Human Services degree, then enrolled in Criminal Justice after becoming the victim of domestic violence and believing her right to due process was violated. She's a member of the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society who, while balancing the demands of school and life, worked at AccessCNY, and volunteered at PEACE, Inc. and Catholic Charities.
Human Services (left to right): Professor Tina May, Benito Barrera, President Dr. Casey Crabill, and Provost Anastasia Urtz
Human Services (left to right): Professor Tina May, Benito Barrera, President Dr. Casey Crabill, and Provost Anastasia Urtz

Human Services - Benito Barrera

  • Benito is a first generation Mexican American who interned with the Catholic Charities Refugee Resettlement program while becoming one of the few members of his extended family to earn a college degree. His goal is to become a social worker with a focus on the elderly.
blue stole for commencement
Each student named Curriculum Honoree received a blue stole to wear at commencement.
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