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Hilbert Student Presented Paralegal Scholarship

Release Date:
July 26, 2012
Contact:
Matt Heidt,
716-926-8792

HAMBURG, N.Y. – Hilbert College student Anna Sims of Manlius has received a $500 scholarship from the Western New York Paralegal Association, which was presented at the association’s annual dinner held this summer.

An academic honors student, Sims is pursuing a bachelor’s degree in paralegal studies at Hilbert.
 
The WNYPA scholarship is presented each semester to a local paralegal student enrolled in a bachelor-level program based on academic standing and financial need.


Hilbert College, located in suburban Hamburg, N.Y., south of Buffalo, is a private four-year college founded in 1957 in the Catholic Franciscan tradition. With nearly 1,100 students, Hilbert is a dynamic Western New York college that offers career-focused majors, including one of the top criminal justice programs in the region, and more than 50 minors and concentrations. The college’s engaging, student-centered campus community offers numerous leadership, internship, and service learning opportunities from which students launch successful careers while making positive changes in their communities. The Hilbert Blueprint promotes a well-rounded student experience over four years – starting with the Foundations Seminar in the freshman year, followed by Sophomore Service, Junior Symposium, and culminating with the Senior Capstone. Hilbert has expanded its academic offerings with the college’s first graduate programs and new Accelerated Degree Programs geared to adult learners.