Hilbert Students Named as Outstanding Leaders

Release Date:
December 5, 2012
Matt Heidt,

 HAMBURG, N.Y. – Each year Hilbert College selects students based on the criteria of scholarship, participation and leadership, citizenship and service, and potential for future achievement for recognition in the Who’s Who among Students in American Universities and Colleges.

A total of 58 Hilbert students received this year’s recognition. Honorees for 2013 are:

Marylynn Aaron of Ransomville; Amanda Alba of Hamburg; Hanah Ali of Orchard Park; Andrew Besch of Elma; Ashley Blahowicz of Hamburg; Nicole Blair of Hamburg; Jennifer Brock of North Tonawanda; Michael Cavanagh of Orchard Park; Adam Clabo of North Tonawanda; Shannon Connor of Amherst; Scott Cvetkovski of Cheektowaga; Chad Damiani of Tonawanda; Maria DelMonaco of Orchard Park; Dana Dequaine of Attica; Renae Fraser of N Collins;  Gina Gemmati of Buffalo; Joseph Gioele of Tonawanda; Stacey Gura of Lake View; Amber Grosch of Depew; Cameron Haag of Amherst; Cherie Haas of Warsaw; Anna Hartloff of Lake View; Jonathan Hulbert of Frewsburg; Kelly Jablonicky of Orchard Park; Caitlyn Jacob of Derby; Megan Jarecki of Glenwood;  Jason Klosterman of Tonawanda;  LeeAnn Klug of Hamburg; James Knapp of Lockport; Rachel Kwiatkowski of West Seneca; Erica Laduca of Rochester; Joshua Lanphear of Lake View; Stephen Lee of Fort Irwin, CA; Justin Longhi of Kersey, PA; Sherita Lowe of Buffalo; Jerrell Mason of Buffalo; Lisa Mast of Elma;  Katrina Matthewson of East Aurora; Daniel McFarland of Lancaster; Nicole Meldrum of Kenmore; Jessica Morey of Buffalo; Katie Newton of Batavia; Annilee Obrochta of Angola; Shane Olivieri of Hamburg; Nina Pierino of Chaffee; Ashley Pognant of Cheektowaga; Emili Ripley of Batavia; Marjorie Sanders of Blasdell; Shirleen Schlemmer of Lancaster; Amy Setlock of Lancaster; Jacob Smaczniak of Lancaster; Stephanie Smith of Hamburg; Rebecca Sutton of Eden; Corrie Thoman of Lockport;  Laura Vidales of Cheektowaga; Jaymison Walter of Alden; Anna Wojnerowicz of Lockport; Robert Zielinski of Buffalo.

Students from more than 2,300 higher education institutions are represented in the annual directory, which was first published in 1934.

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.