Erik Carlson Receives Skookum Award at Western New England University
2014 Nov 7Erik Carlson of Hackettstown, NJ, was recently named a recipient of the Skookum Award, an honor presented by Western New England University's Alumni Association. The Skookum is awarded to students who have demonstrated a commitment to excellence in all their endeavors: academics, co-curricular activities, sports, and community service. "Skookum" is the Native American Chinook Indian word meaning "excellence." Carlson was one of 15 outstanding senior students to receive the award.