Emory & Henry OT Students Earn Pins After Completing Two Years

Posted by Leah Prater
On Tuesday, April 30, Emory & Henry honored the School of Health Sciences Master of Occupational Therapy (OT) class of 2019 who are completing the classroom portion of their program.

The Pinning Ceremony was hosted at The Lincoln Theatre in Marion, Va. and celebrated the accomplishments of this outstanding class over the past two years and recognized students’ individual achievements.

A video presentation of their past two years together was presented by student Morgan Troutman.

Recognition of the Class Student Occupational Therapy Association (SOTA) Officers was presented by faculty adviser Dr. Lynne Umbarger and included President Elizabeth Wilkinson, Vice-President Avery Vice, Secretary Caylin Graham, Treasurer Jeff Arnold, Historian Morganne Troutman, Social Chair Katlyn Connor, Intramural Chair Brittany Saetre, Service Chair Lauren Nance, and Fundraising Chair Kelly Leonhardt. 

This cohort has completed an amazing amount of service together—totaling over 1,300 hours and a service video was presented by student Lauren Nance. Dr. John Jackson presented Excellence in Service/Civic Engagement Awards to student Cierra Calloway and Avery Vice. 

This is the second class of OT students to earn their pins before going out for two semesters of fieldwork experience culminating in their graduation.

Photos from 2019 OT Pinning Ceremony

  • The Emory & Henry College School of Health Sciences Master of Occupational Therapy Class of 2019
    The Emory & Henry College School of Health Sciences Master of Occupational Therapy Class of 2019
This cohort has completed an amazing amount of service together—totaling over 1,300 hours!

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