January 2015 Service Awards Five years: Alan Hurwitz, President, The Office of the President; Thomas Horejes, Assistant Professor, Department of History, Philosophy, Religion Sociology; Jeremy Brunson, Associate Professor, Department of Interpretation. Ten years: Karen Terhune, Coordinator, Disability Support Services, Office for Students with Disabilities; Linda Mack, Driver, Transportation Department; Shondra Dickson Mitchell, Associate Director, Financial Aid. Fifteen years: Paula Tucker, Research Associate, Communication Arts Research; Leonard Swann, Senior Telecommunications Technician, Gallaudet Technology Services; Shannon Augustine, Manager, eLearning; Web Authoring, Gallaudet Technology Services. Twenty-five years: Vickie Whetstone, Executive Secretary, Office of Admissions; Emiko Schlette, Senior Technical Specialist, Office of Academic Quality; Sharrell McCaskill, Director, Equal Opportunity Programs, Office of the Vice President for Administration and Finance. PromotionsElizabeth Stone, Ombudsman, Office of the Ombuds; Helen Thumann, Director, Accreditation, Certification Licensure, Office of Academic Quality New employees hired in JanuaryTahir Khan, Lecturer II, Department of Science, Technology; Mathematics; Felicia Williams, Lecturer I, Department of ASL; Deaf Studies; Danielle Thompson-Ochoa, Assistant Professor, Department of Counseling; Lisa Sentelle, Digital Media Specialist, Adam Politzer Memorial Research; Hysha Nesmith, Director, Financial Aid, Financial Aid; Cindy Hall-D'Angelo, ASL Proficiency Evaluator, ASL Diagnostic and Evaluation Services; Steven Titlebaum, Senior Major Gifts Officer, Office of Development.