Southeastern kicks off United Way Drive
by: Rene Abadie
HAMMOND – Departmental leaders at Southeastern Louisiana University gathered Wednesday (Oct. 9) to launch the university's annual drive for the United Way of Southeast Louisiana. More than 60 units were recognized for having 100 percent participation of their personnel in last year's drive. President John L. Crain, second from left, accepted a plaque on behalf of the President's Office's participation from Donna Bliss, executive director of the Tangiapahoa Region of the United Way. Pictured are, from left, Campus Campaign Coordinator Tena Golding, director of the Center for Faculty Excellence; student Orlando George, president of Student United Way, the first such chapter in the state; Bliss; Crain; and Campaign Coordinator Cindy Vernon.