LER Staff Member Jessica Steele Receives College Award
Jessica Steele, staff member in LER, was presented with the College of the Liberal Arts Rising Star Award at the College’s Annual Awards reception on February 25 at the Nittany Lion Inn. The award is presented annually to a staff member whose “performance on the job is exceptional and best exemplifies professionalism and dedication to the mission of the College and the University.” Jessica was nominated by Professor Elaine Farndale for her initiative and energy in helping to improve the School’s career services. Her work has resulted in several job placements and internships for LER students. Jessica received an engraved Nittany Lion statue and a one-time monetary award.