The K. George Verghese Memorial Academic Merit Award has been awarded to the outstanding Practical Nursing Program student of Southside Virginia Community College Christanna Campus. Lori L. Hafey of Emporia, Virginia recently received the award.
The award was established by the Arts and Sciences faculty at the Christanna Campus of SVCC and supported by the Verghese family to commemorate the instrumental role played by Dr. Verghese in the establishment of both the Registered Nursing and Practical Nursing programs at the college
Hafey is a Licensed Emergency Medical Technician-Intermediate, a Nationally Registered Phlebotomist and Licensed Virginia Insurance agent. She has served as a volunteer on the Greensville Rescue Squad for 17 years. She is a 1998 graduate of Greensville County High School. She is daughter of Dennis and Gwen Hafey of Bracey.
Lori Hafey (Left) is a recipient of the K. George Verghese Memorial Academic Merit Award at Southside Virginia Community College. The award is being presented by Patricia Archer (Right) , Associate Professor of Practical Nursing Program.