Photo Caption: Madelyn Smith (left) was named the 2018 Outstanding Graduate for the Social and Behavioral Sciences Division at Bay College. Ben Parmet (right), of Burkhart, Lewandowski, Miller & Nastoff PC Law Offices, generously sponsored the Outstanding Graduate Award.
Each year, Bay College selects an Outstanding Graduate from each of the six divisions at the college. The graduate is selected by their instructors for their academic excellence, leadership and community service.
Madelyn Smith was selected as the 2018 Outstanding Graduate for the Social and Behavioral Sciences Division, with the award being sponsored by Burkhart, Lewandowski, Miller & Nastoff PC Law Offices.
A Gladstone resident, Mady began her higher education journey at Bay College as a dual-enrolled, home-schooled student. Instructors describe her as quiet, conscientious and as a student that produces exemplary coursework.
Mady obtained her certificate in Early Childhood Care and Education in May 2018. She is working to obtain her Associate in Applied Science in Early Childhood Care and Education with an expected graduation date in December 2018, then plans to pursue a position as an Associate Teacher at the preschool level.