Students honored at College Success Foundation luncheon

The College Success Foundation graduation luncheon on June 10 culminated in celebratory recognition of graduating Washington Achiever and Leadership 1000 scholarship recipients.

Western Washington University's Student Outreach Services is the home base for the CSF scholars while they attend Western. Friends, family, key advisors and administrators were on hand at the luncheon to deliver inspirational words to the new graduates. They included Ted Pratt, dean of students; Renee Collins, associate dean of students and director of SOS; Dina Murphy, CSF financial officer; Terry Paull, CSF program officer; Jaime Bradford, Unity Club officer; and Elena Pereyra, CSF mentor at Western.

Washington Achiever and Leadership 1000 scholarship recipients pose for a photo at the College Success Foundation luncheon June 10 on campus. Photo by Matthew Anderson | WWU
WWU student LaHaji Thomas is recognized at the College Success Foundation luncheon June 10 honoring Washington Achiever and Leadership 1000 scholarship recipients. Photo by Matthew Anderson | WWU
Photo by Matthew Anderson | WWU
Jaime Bradford, an officer with the Associated Students club Club Unity, speaks to students and their families at the College Success Foundation luncheon June 10 on campus. Photo by Matthew Anderson | WWU
Photo by Matthew Anderson | WWU
Katie Viola, a graduate assistant with Student Outreach Services, chats with Renee Collins, associate dean of students and director of SOS, at the College Success Foundation luncheon June 10 on campus. Photo by Matthew Anderson | WWU
WWU senior John Zientek performs at the College Success Foundation luncheon June 10 as guests arrive and are seated. Photo by Matthew Anderson | WWU