Fairchild, Landon recognized as March Peer Award recipients

FOR RELEASE
2012-03-12
 
Recipient Bob Landon, left,
with John O'Rourke
 
Recipient Darlene Fairchild, left,
with Margaret Roush
HUNTINGTON, Ind.— The Huntington University Peer Award recipients for March are Darlene Fairchild, data entry, and Bob Landon, network and broadcast engineer.

The Peer Award, which began in 2003, promotes acknowledgment and recognition of the outstanding efforts of Huntington University faculty and staff members. Award winners are chosen and recognized each month by fellow peers.

Fairchild was recognized by Margaret Roush, director of alumni, because she is a dedicated and faithful worker.

“She always has a cheerful smile, a kind word for everyone, and is always willing to lend a hand where needed. It is a joy to work with Darlene,” Roush said.

Landon was recognized by John O’Rourke, radio and television supervisor, because his patience for the job.

“Bob is always so thoughtful and kind when dealing with staff and students,” O’Rourke said. “His dedication to the university and the students is a great reminder of how we should all be working … and how by doing the right thing is one of the best ways to honor God in what we do.” 
Huntington University is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 70 academic concentrations. U.S. News & World Report ranks Huntington among the best colleges in the Midwest, and Forbes.com has listed the university as one of America’s Best Colleges. Additionally, Princeton Review has named the institution to its “Best in the Midwest” list. Founded in 1897 by the Church of the United Brethren in Christ, Huntington University is located on a contemporary, lakeside campus in northeast Indiana. The university is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU).  
###

 

Ashley C. Smith
Associate Director for Media Relations
260.359.4171
Joanne Green
Sports Information Director
260.359.4284