Sullivan Students Receive 2016 Chancellor’s Award

SUNY Sullivan students Andrew Martinez and Johnathan Murphy have received the 2016 Chancellor’s Award for Student Excellence, which acknowledges students who have best demonstrated the integration of academic excellence with leadership, campus involvement, athletics, community service, creative arts or career achievement. The students will be honored at a SUNY-wide event in Albany, NY on April 5th.

Johnathan Murphy

Johnathan Murphy

Johnathan is a non-traditional student who returned to school to achieve his degree. He is a very dedicated student who not only does well in his classes, but also is very involved on campus. Johnathan is the president of the National Society of Leadership and Success, member of the Garden Club and founder of the running club. You can always find Johnathan taking initiative on campus and being a great role model to other students.

Andrew Martinez

Andrew Martinez

USMC reservist Andrew Martinez, despite homelessness and difficult domestic circumstances, faithfully attended HS, participating in football, wrestling, and music programs. Andrew also wrestled for SUNY Sullivan. Andrew remains an avid volunteer with MANY High School, SUNY Sullivan and community events, having volunteered hundreds of hours to the athletics department, including multiple charity events, and Amanda Ward’s campaign for town justice. Andrew will be pursuing his Bachelor’s Degree in Homeland Security and Disaster Management this fall.