Geders, Doughty earn Peer Award recognition

 Huntington, Ind.—Recipients of the Huntington University Peer Award for the month of November are Cindy Geders and Dr. Del Doughty.

John Wagner, network administrator in the Technology Services Department, passed the Peer Award to Cindy Geders. Geders is administrative secretary to the president and came to Huntington University in June of 2006.

In recognizing Geders, Wagner said, “Cindy always has a smile and a warm greeting for anyone who goes into the president’s office. She is helpful and cooperative to work with. Cindy helps make working at Huntington University a very pleasant environment to work in.”

Cathy Trout, administrative assistant to the vice president and dean of the university, passed the Peer Award to Dr. Del Doughty. Doughty is professor of English and has been with Huntington University for 10 years.

In recognizing Doughty, Trout said, “Dr. Doughty is hilarious and makes me laugh just about every time I see him. He is student-oriented and has the best interests of students in mind. He has been involved on campus by serving on several committees over the years. Del is one of those people who can make you really think about something in a way you have never thought about it before (students, faculty and staff). I appreciate Del’s commitment to HU.”

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Huntington University is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 70 academic concentrations. U.S.News & World Report ranks Huntington among the best colleges in the Midwest. Founded in 1897 by the Church of the United Brethren in Christ, Huntington University is located on a contemporary, lakeside campus in northeast Indiana. The University is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU).


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