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Unsung Hero: Atara Grant


Alex Palmieri – News Writer     Walking to a shuttle to give their legs a break, students are joyful and happy to see Atara Grant, a SCSU shuttle driver. Grant said there are a few things in her life that brings her happiness, and one of those things is interacting with the students on a daily basis.     “I love dealing with

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Southern’s Unsung Hero: Goldie Adele


Melissa Nuñez – Opinions & Features Editor The Disability Resource Center (DRC) provides students, faculty and staff with disabilities information and accommodations to ensure their experience at Southern is enjoyable. The DRC director, Goldie Adele, has been the head of the DRC for over five years and said their office strives to ensure students with disabilities can access the tools

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Southern’s Unsung Hero: Andrew Parzyck


Melissa Nunez – General Assignment Reporter After graduating high school, Andrew Parzyck, Communication and First Year Experience (FYE) adjunct lecturer and FYE university assistant, knew he wanted to do one thing: work with students, so he became an education major at Southern in Fall 2005. Parzyck said after taking some courses, he did not find the major as fulfilling as anticipated, but

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Southern’s Unsung Hero: Judy Behler


Melissa Nunez – General Assignment Reporter In 1999, in a small office inside the Granoff Health and Services building, was where Judy Behler, Southern telephone operator, made her start as a full-time switchboard operator. From there, she moved to the Facilities Operations building and, while she spoke to many of the students and staff, Behler said she was merely a voice over

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