Wendy Repass Suozzo Memorial Scholarship Award 2018

The Friends of Five Rivers is pleased to announce that the annual Wendy Repass Suozzo Memorial Award for 2018 was presented to Thomas Curiale. Thomas is a graduating senior student at Bethlehem Central High School.

The award is given in memory of Wendy Repass Suozzo, a Bethlehem resident and lifelong educator with a strong love for nature and a deep interest in environmental issues. The $2,000 award is given to Bethlehem High School senior who has demonstrated a sustained interest in environmental issues and/or environmental science.
Thomas has been a volunteer assistant naturalist at Five Rivers Environmental Education Center for 8 years. He volunteers to assist education staffs with programs, workshops and open houses that are offered to the public. Thomas plans to attend Paul Smith’s College in the Adirondacks to study Forestry.