Hank Mullins, a faculty member for nearly 30 years in the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences in the College of Arts and Sciences (A&S), passed away in July at age 69. Mullins grew up in the Hudson Valley village…
Unsung Heroes nominations are due Friday
Friday, Nov. 20, is the nomination deadline for the Unsung Heroes Awards, which will be presented by the Syracuse University Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Committee during the evening celebration in the Carrier Dome on Jan. 24, 2010.
The theme for this year’s celebration is “Continuing the Journey: Where do we go from here?” The awards are presented annually to people who, in the spirit of King’s “beloved community,” have made a positive difference in the lives of others but who are not widely recognized for their efforts.
Nominations may be made in any of the following categories:
- Youth/teen from the Greater Syracuse community
- Adult from the Greater Syracuse community
- Student at SU or the SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry (SUNY-ESF)
- Faculty or staff from SU or SUNY-ESF
Information and nomination forms are available at http://hendricks.syr.edu (click on the Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration button on the right).