Onondaga Community College recently recognized eight outstanding students, presenting each with a Pinnacle Award. The Pinnacle program honors students who have shown excellence in one or more of the following fields: leadership, civic engagement, and scholarly research. Students selected demonstrate not only an exemplary academic performance, but a strong connection with the campus or community. The 2021 Pinnacle Award winners and the disciplines they represent on campus are:
Judah Bailey – Student Veterans’ Office
Maizie Millwood – Educational Opportunity Program (EOP)
- Maize is a 55-year-old single mom who works full-time during the day, takes classes at night, and is putting her two daughters through college. The native of Jamaica moved to the United States 20 years ago. She works as a Medical Assistant at the Syracuse Health Center. Her goal is to become a nurse….