Abbey Bell with Principal Suzanne Duncan

Abbey Picks Up Essential Skills Student Award For May

Sat, 2002-04-20 01:00

Abbey Bell has picked up an East Durham College Student of the Month award for the work on her Essential Skills course throughout May.

Abbey received the award along with 10 others in a ceremony in the College’s Scene 1 restaurant on Monday evening.

Lecturer in Essential Skills Helen Topping, praised Abbey for her mature attitude towards her work and for her desire to succeed.

Helen said: “Abbey has showed an outstanding commitment and mature attitude to her work.

“Her quest for new knowledge and the high standards she has set herself are to be praised and this award should help towards recognising how hard Abbey has worked.

“Abbey should undoubtedly be recognised for her immense hard work and desire to succeed and in addition as an outstanding role model for every student. She is proof that hard work, motivation and a desire to succeed brings rewards.”