Mark Martinez Receives Skookum Award at Western New England University
2014 Nov 7Mark Martinez of Ware, MA was recently named a recipient of the Royal 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." Martinez was one of 15 outstanding students to receive an award at the ceremony.