OCtech Honors Summer ADN Class of 2020 During Virtual Pinning Ceremony

The Orangeburg-Calhoun Technical College Associate Degree Nursing program held a virtual pinning ceremony for its traditional summer ADN Class of 2020 on Thursday, Aug. 6.

During the ceremony, 18 registered nursing graduates were pinned by loved ones via Zoom. Keynote speaker was Laura Murphy, retired ADN instructor at the college.

Honored for outstanding academic achievement was Steven Sexton, who earned the highest GPA in the class. Other special honors bestowed during the ceremony were Kayla Jenkins, Leadership Award; Missy Jenkins, Clinical Excellence Award; and Kia Miner, Best All-Around Student Award. Miner also received the Delura R. Knight Spirit of Nursing Award.

Members of the 2020 summer ADN class are Elizabeth Corder, LaQuasha Frazier, Haley Hewitt, Sullivan Hiter, Reba Hughes, Missy Jenkins, Kayla Jenkins, Andrea Jones, Victoria Jurjevic, Kia Miner, Tiquonia Moses, Kahilu Murdaugh, Daveisha Richardson, Steven Sexton, Myesha Stack, Halie Starnes, Brittany Starnes and Keely Zorn.