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West Point Garrison Presents Surprise Awards

West Point Schools
West Point NY | June 13, 2017

| Photo: WPES staff

COL Andrew S. Hanson and CSM Roderick C. Taylor presented Certificates of Appreciation and Coins to 6 members of the planning committee for the 2 Centuries of Learning Museums.  Students in both schools researched history related to the schools, West Point, or the United States. These teachers and a small group of students worked with the Smithsonian American Art Museum as pilot schools for the "Museum in Progress" program. 

Receiving the award:  Carol Mills (not present) , Ronnie Coffey, Diane Storey, Melinda Castillo, Elizabeth Rowe, and Sue Kerns.  

Text of the Award:  "U.S. Army Garrison West Point Certificate of Appreciation:  In recognition of your service to West Point Schools by planning and implementing a school wide learning opportunity focused on the creation of a 'living museum' celebrating two centuries of learning at West Point New York.  Your selfless service is reflected in the museum's recognition by the Smithsonian Institute.  These actions reflect great credit upon you, the West Point Garrison, and the Department of Defense Education Activity."


CSM Roderick C. Taylor, Command Sergeant Major U.S Army Garrison West Point  and COL Andrew S. Hanson, Commander,  U.S. Army Garrison West Point

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