Ann Swan Receives President’s Medal, One of Hilbert’s Highest Honors
- Release Date:
- May 18, 2012
- Matt Heidt, firstname.lastname@example.org
HAMBURG, N.Y. – Ann Swan, chair of the Hilbert College Board of Trustees, was presented the 2012 President’s Medal, one of the highest honors bestowed by the college, during the institution’s 51st annual commencement ceremony on May 12.
Hilbert College, located in suburban Hamburg, N.Y., south of Buffalo, is a private four-year college founded in 1957 in the Catholic Franciscan tradition. With nearly 1,100 students, Hilbert is a dynamic Western New York college that offers career-focused majors, including one of the top criminal justice programs in the region, and more than 50 minors and concentrations. The college’s engaging, student-centered campus community offers numerous leadership, internship, and service learning opportunities from which students launch successful careers while making positive changes in their communities. The Hilbert Blueprint promotes a well-rounded student experience over four years – starting with the Foundations Seminar in the freshman year, followed by Sophomore Service, Junior Symposium, and culminating with the Senior Capstone. Hilbert has expanded its academic offerings with the college’s first graduate programs and new Accelerated Degree Programs geared to adult learners.