James Akel, Telecommunications Assistant

image of James AkelThe staff of the Office of Information Technology would like to congratulate

James Akel
Student Worker of the Month for April 2013

James has been working with Adelphi IT since Fall 2011 and is currently a Telecommunications Assistant. He is majoring in Business Management and will graduate in 2013.

James is involved in the Accounting Society and International Student Society and enjoys playing soccer and teaching self-defense.

Here are some of the comments we received from IT staff members and other student workers who nominated James:

“James is  a great worker. He is always willing to lend a hand and support our IT team.  His friendly nature is both appreciated and recognized by all. He is truly a pleasure to have in the office and I feel his efforts should be commended.”

“James always comes into the office with a positive attitude and a determined work ethic. He always greets the front desk and helps out in any way he can. James in always interested in his job and takes everything he learns seriously.”

“James is a hard worker and always shows up on time and ready to work.  James has checked all multimedia rooms on campus to ensure that they are in working order.  When James is asked to take care of an issue, we know that it will be resolved.” 


“James is constantly going out of his way to greet and smile at everyone in our department. He never hesitates to offer his assistance and completes his work to the best of his ability. He deserves to be recognized for his hard work and dedication to our department.”

About IT’s Employee of the Month Nominations

It is important to demonstrate our appreciation for the contributions of our student workers to their teams, to the Office of Information Technology, and to Adelphi University as a whole. At the end of each month, we will honor one student worker who has demonstrated commitment, leadership, and initiative in their position. The recipient will be presented with a certificate and gift, as well as a featured spot on our IT website.

All IT employees (including student workers) are encouraged to submit nominations for their choice for Student Worker of the Month. Your nominee should display qualities deserving of recognition.

Please submit all nominations through the Student Worker of the Month Nomination Form.

For further information, please contact:

Todd Wilson
Strategic Communications Director 
p – 516.237.8634
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