Radiography Class of 2016 Pinning Ceremony
Robeson Community College’s Radiography program held a pinning ceremony for the class of 2016 Wednesday evening, May 4.
Nine upcoming graduates of the program were pinned in front of family and friends in the BB&T Conference Room of the Charles V. Chrestman Workforce Development building on the main campus.
Graduating students James Gavin Parsons, William McCray Bowen and Donald T. Jim addressed their fellow classmates prior to the presentation of pins by Radiography Program Director Peggy Hunt and Clinical Coordinator Candice Ward. Afterwards class members Emily Ward and Bill Cummings led the group in their professional pledge.
Entertainment in the form of song was provided by Calista and Kaitlyn Deal and also by Radiography class member McCray Bowen. Other class members pinned in the ceremony were April H. Floyd, Robert T. Hunt, Kayla B. Pope and Brittney Revels.
At the conclusion of the program, Robeson Community College President Pamela Hilbert, on behalf of state Senator Jane Smith, presented Program Director Peggy Hunt with the Order of the Long Leaf Pine, among the most prestigious awards presented by the Governor of North Carolina. The Order of the Long Leaf Pine is presented to individuals who have a proven record of extraordinary service to the state. Hunt is retiring this summer after over 30 years of service to the state. Pictures of this event can be viewed at http://ow.ly/4nt5yM.
Robeson Community College Radiography Class of 2016 recites their professional pledge.
Robeson Community College Radiography Program Director Peggy Hunt (2nd from the right,) is awarded the Order of the Long Leaf Pine. Pictured left to right, are Robeson CC Assistant Vice President Shelia Regan, Ms. Hunt’s son and daughter, Ms. Hunt, and Robeson CC President Pamela Hilbert.