Brendan Cordeiro of Berkeley Receives Business Management Award at Elms College

CHICOPEE, MA (05/20/2010)(readMedia)-- Brendan Cordeiro of Berkeley, Massachusetts, received the Harty/Jolicoeur Award at Elms College's annual Honors Convocation. The award is presented annually to a business management student who has demonstrated a commitment to academic achievement and the college community. This award is designed to assist the student to continue his/her studies at Elms College.

Cordeiro, an accounting major, will begin his senior year at Elms in September.

Elms College is a co-educational, Catholic college offering a liberal arts curriculum that gives students multiple perspectives on life. Founded in 1928 by the Sisters of St. Joseph, Elms College has a tradition of educating reflective, principled, and creative learners, who are rooted in faith, educated in mind, compassionate in heart, responsive to civic and social obligations, and capable of adjusting to change without compromising principle.