On Monday, September 20, Assistant Dean Verne Smith presented an Employee Appreciation Award
to Carol Perrupato. Carol is a faculty secretary who was nominated for the award by her faculty and peers. Faculty commented upon the excellent quality of her work and her good judgement. One faculty member said, "She can always be counted upon to go above and beyond the call of duty and she is a great team player." Her fellow secretaries noted that she renders professional service and has a strong work ethic. Away from Widener, Carol enjoys spending time at the beach with her family which includes daughter, Halley, who is currently a freshman at Widener's Chester campus.