Amy Klimczak is the 2021 NJDHA Gurenlian Leadership Award winner from Camden County College.
News from Student Advisor Kathy Tahmazian
Students at Camden County College had a busy spring semester! They participated in Give Kids A Smile program, conducted a food drive for the college pantry, collected items for a local animal shelter and delivered community education programs to special needs students at Larc school.
Congratulations to the Class of 2021!! Our virtual Professional Induction Ceremony took place on May 11th. The following graduates were awarded:
Colgate S.T.A.R. Award- given to a student who has demonstrated dedication to the dental hygiene profession, compassion in patient care, and enthusiasm for community service: Recipient: Anne Marie Paredes
Dr. Carlyn Phucas Award-given to a student who has demonstrated a spirit of cooperation with team members and positive interaction with others: Recipient: Zunaira Nasir
Gurenlian Leadership Award-given to a student who has demonstrated outstanding leadership qualities throughout the program: Recipient: Amy Klimczak
Hu-Friedy Golden Scaler Award-given to a student for excellence in clinical skills: Recipient: Anne Marie Paredes
Sigma Phi Alpha-given to a student in the top ten percent of the class for excellence in the academic, clinical and professional aspects of dental hygiene: Recipient: Nina Rifai
SNJDHA Award-given to a student for active participation in the Hygiene Association and strong command of communication skills: Recipient: Casey Budd
Southern Dental Society Award-given to a student for the highest GPA: Recipient: Hoyeon Lee
Department Excellence Award-Overall clinical and academic achievement: Recipient: Amy Klimczak
Scholarships were awarded to two freshmen students:
Dr. Catherine Boos Scholarship awarded to Jacquelin Self.
Dental Department Scholarship awarded to Megan Suto.
Congratulations to both students!
We look forward to seeing all our graduates as fully instated members of ADHA!
The Class of 2022 is looking forward to the fall semester! A busy year is being planned to include participation in community events, campus activities, attending NJDHA’s functions and other educational opportunities.
The Class of 2022 would also like to welcome the Class of 2023 into the profession!!!!
Event Adopt a Family for the Holidays
Student Chapter video competition challenge
Camden County College Student Chapter of the ADHA has participated in Adopt a Family for the Holidays program. Students have purchased and donated gifts and food for two adoptive families to brighten their holiday season.
Camden County College Dental Hygiene students have participated in the video competition challenge by the ADHA on “How the pandemic has changed the world of dental hygiene”. Please visit the ADHA Student Leader Facebook Group to view the video and post your comment.
Nominate a faculty member for the Mary Jane Kellogg Dutton Faculty Mentorship Award