Yesterday was a special day for Manning student, Rebekah Melvin. She was the flag bearer for the 2010 convocation ceremony for Acadia’s Faculty of Professional Studies. During the ceremony Rebekah received two prestigious awards. She was presented with the University Medal in Business Administration for attaining the highest average among graduating BBA students. She also received the Governor-General’s Medal for Undergraduate Studies for achieving the highest academic standing in a bachelor’s degree program.
Rebekah is a graduate of Northeast Kings Education Centre in Canning, Nova Scotia. She has accepted a position with the accounting firm KPMG in their Halifax office.