22 x July 19 — August 1, 2018 x www.SouthwestOrlandoBulletin.com n MetroWest Adam Williams of MetroWest, a chemistry major at the University of Pittsburg at Bradford in Pennsylvania, was inducted into Alpha Lambda Delta, the National Honor Society for First Year Students. The advisers of the group are Tammy Haley, associate professor of nursing; and Holly Spittler, associate dean of student affairs. n Sterling Pointe Sterling Pointe resident Rep. Robert “Bobby” Olszewski and his wife, Allison, attended UCP of Central Florida’s Evening at the Palace Gala, which benefited UCP school campuses in the region, including the Winter Garden campus. UCP of Central Florida educates, advocates and provides support services to ensure a life without limits for children with a spectrum of disabilities. Its annual black-tie gala was co-hosted www.footworksdancestudio.com 407.877.2260 Tap Jazz Hip-Hop Ballet Pointe Lyrical Contemporary Dance With Me Creative Movement Tumbling IN YOURNEIGHBORHOOD by actresses Cheryl Hines from Curb Your Enthusiasm and Rachael Harris from Lucifer and Suits. n Windermere Madison Marder of Windermere was initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi at San Diego State University. Phi Kappa Phi is the nation’s oldest and most selective all-discipline collegiate honor society. Madison is among approximately 30,000 students, faculty members, professional staff and alumni to be initiated into the society each year. Membership is by invitation only and requires nomination and approval by a chapter. n Winter Garden Claire Quinn of Winter Garden, a new master’s student in the Global Field Program from Miami University’s Project Dragonfly, traveled to Baja this month. She is studying desert and marine landscapes through ecological and social field methods. Claire works as a conservation educator at Wild Africa Trek in Disney’s Animal Kingdom. n Et Al compiled by Lauren Salinero Actresses Cheryl Hines (far left) and Rachael Harris (second from left) co-host UCP of Central Florida’s Evening at the Palace Gala, attended by Sterling Pointe residents Rep. Robert “Bobby” Olszewski and his wife, Allison. Musical Theater Aerial Silks Dance Team & More! FOOTWORKS WILL BE OPEN FOR REGISTRATION AND STUDIO TOURS: July 21: noon-3 p.m. July 24, 31: 1:30-7:30 p.m. July 30, Aug. 1, 2: 10 a.m.-noon and 1-5 p.m. Aug. 6-10: 4-6:30 p.m. CLASSES START AUG. 13 TH 1201 Winter Garden-Vineland Rd. • S.R. 535 and Hwy. 50 Follow us on Facebook @footworksds Back-to-Dance giveaways while supplies last Congratulations to the following Southwest-area residents on their recent graduations: • Windermere residents Elizabeth Bragg and Spencer Cast graduated from Samford University with a Bachelor of Science cum laude in health sciences and a Master of Science in speech language pathology, respectively. • Lisa Fountain of Dr. Phillips earned a Bachelor of Arts in human services from Ottawa University. • Kevin Goic of MetroWest graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in corrective exercise and performance enhancement from Graceland University. • The Georgia Institute of Technology graduates included MetroWest resident Mark Heh, Master of Science in electrical and computer engineering; Windermere resident Alexander Kimpel, Bachelor of Science in computer science; Ocoee resident Terrell Lewis, Bachelor of Science in business administration; and Windermere resident Lei Zhou, Master of Science in computer science. • Manuela Herrera of Windermere graduated from Bucknell University. • Alyssa Kidwell of Winter Garden graduated magna cum laude with a degree in English from James Madison University. • Austin MacCraw of Winter Garden graduated from Troy University with a Bachelor of Science from the College of Communication and Fine Arts. • MetroWest residents Hannah Newell and Alyssa Teti graduated from Florida Gulf Coast University with a Bachelor of Social Work from the Marieb College of Health & Human Services and a Bachelor of Science from the College of Arts and Sciences, respectively. • Southwest resident Ashraf Saleh graduated from Davenport University. • Ocoee resident Martina Young earned a master’s degree at Georgia State University. Southwest resident Jerry Demings submitted his resignation letter as Orange County sheriff in
order to run for Orange County mayor. This was to comply with Florida’s resign-to-run law. The resignation is a formality, as Sheriff Demings will remain sheriff until Dec. 4, 2018. The Rotary Club of Dr. Phillips inducted its new officers. Collin Galloway, president elect, was installed as the new president of 2018. Ron Janssen is the new district governor. In addition, Sonja Giselbrecht was named Rotarian of the year. She also received a Paul Harris Award. As part of a study abroad group, Jacob Crabtree of Southwest Orlando spent the winter 2018 www.SouthwestOrlandoBulletin.com x July 19 — August 1, 2018 x 23 semester in the United Kingdom. Jacob is majoring in finance at Miami University. Including students on internships, noncredit and service-learning programs, international students who study in a third country, and all other overseas programs completed by graduate and undergraduate students, 57 percent of Miami University students study abroad. MU is a public university located in Oxford, Ohio. of Orlando Nominating Board. His term will last until May 31, 2020. Yog is also president of the Indian American Chamber of Commerce Orlando. Although we try to ensure that all information presented above is the most current, correct and dependable available, we do rely on others for the source of our news. Therefore, the Southwest Orlando Bulletin and Cornerstone Publishing & Multi-Media LLC cannot be held responsible for the validity of the information presented here, nor does mentioning it constitute an endorsement. In Your Neighborhood news is welcome and may be mailed to P.O. Box 851, Windermere, FL 34786; or emailed to Lauren@kearneypublishing.com. ª Nancy Asche (left), a past Rotary Club of Dr. Phillips Rotarian of the Year, and Steve Clapp, past president, congratulate Sonja Giselbrecht for being named Rotary Club of Dr. Phillips’ Rotarian of the year. Southwest resident Yog Melwani is honored to be appointed to the City of Orlando Nominating Board. Yog Melwani, a resident of Southwest Orlando, was appointed by Mayor Buddy Dyer and the city council to serve on the City DON’T MISS OUT ON FUTURE ISSUES! Delivered to your mailbox or inbox. 407-351-1573 www.southwestorlandobulletin.com 100% college placement with acceptance including all Ivy League universities. Individual college support for every student to find their best fit. Multiple National Merit Finalists and Scholars yearly. Students accepted to colleges and universities worldwide, and this year to schools in 33 states and 8 different countries.