Published on Tuesday March 1, 2005
Associate department head and professor Dr. Antonios Zavaliangos is a recipient of the Drexel University Rafiki Award, or Friend Award. Students of black/African American descent nominate faculty, administrators, and staff for the award, regardless of ethnicity, whom they feel have made a positive impact on their experience at Drexel University. Zavaliangos was nominated by Toni Ramsay, a chemical engineering student, who took freshman design with him. The award was presented by the Black History Month Committee at a reception on February 28, 2005 in the Living Arts Lounge at noon.