ESU’s Go Green Committee Honored by Greater Pocono Chamber of Commerce

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East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania’s Go Green Committee has been honored with the Environmental Committee Save Our Planet Award from the Greater Pocono Chamber of Commerce. Student members of the committee are shown here. Pictured in the front row from left to right: Xena Mei, a senior from Whitehall, Pa., majoring in exercise science; Rachel DiStefano, a senior from Brigantine, N.J., majoring in psychology; Melissa Hauss, a senior from Langhorne, Pa., majoring in business management; Staci-Jo Palek, a senior from Shenandoah, Pa., majoring in exercise science; and Belinda Nguyen, a senior from Norristown, Pa., majoring in biology and French. Back row from left to right:  Danielle Dungee, a sophomore from North Wales, Pa., majoring in chemistry; Tyler Dillon, a junior from Philadelphia, Pa., majoring in psychology; Ja’nese Felder, a sophomore from Philadelphia, Pa., majoring in sport management; Gabriella Martucci, a junior from Union, N.J., majoring in early childhood and special education; Emily Selby, a junior from Endwell, N.Y., majoring in psychology; Deano Graham, a senior from Stroudsburg, Pa., majoring in psychology; Hamza Masood, a junior from Kendall Park, N.J., majoring in biochemistry. Not pictured is Nicole Wallach, a senior from Yorktown Heights, N.Y., majoring in early childhood and special education.

East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania’s Go Green Committee has been honored with the Environmental Committee Save Our Planet Award from the Greater Pocono Chamber of Commerce.

The Save Our Planet Awards recognize local businesses, non-profit organizations, institutions, groups and individuals for their commitment to protecting or improving Monroe County’s environment. ESU’s Residence Life GO GREEN Committee’s continued commitment to sound environmental practices is certainly worthy of recognition, the Chamber said in a statement.

Awards will be distributed at 8 a.m. Friday, April 25, at The Chateau Resort & Conference Center. The event is open to the public. However, tickets are $20 per person and registration is required by Tuesday, April 22. For more information about the ceremony, call Miriam Conway at the Chamber office at 570-421-4433.

There are 13 ESU students on the Go Green Committee. They are Gabriella Martucci, a junior from Union, N.J., majoring in early childhood and special education; Ja’Nese Felder, a sophomore from Philadelphia, Pa., majoring in sport management; Emily Selby, a junior from Endwell, N.Y., majoring in psychology; Melissa Hauss, a senior from Langhorne, Pa., majoring in business management; Belinda Nguyen, a senior from Norristown, Pa., majoring in biology and French; Deano Graham, a senior from Stroudsburg, Pa., majoring in psychology; Hamza Masood, a junior from Kendall Park, N.J., majoring in biochemistry; Danielle Dungee, a sophomore from North Wales, Pa., majoring in chemistry; Tyler Dillon, a junior from Philadelphia, Pa., majoring in psychology; Staci-Jo Palek, a senior from Shenandoah, Pa., majoring in exercise science; Rachel DiStefano, a senior from Brigantine, N.J., majoring in psychology; Nicole Wallach, a senior from Yorktown Heights, N.Y., majoring in early childhood and special education; and Xena Mei, a senior from Whitehall, Pa., majoring in exercise science.


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