Congrats to Jake for winning the Service Shovel of the Week! Jake is a junior studying Government at UT. Jake got service shovel for teaching the Troupe Performer class at GSU, teaching the service project at GSU, and helping out with the storage run after the event. Jake also says that his favorite thing about APO is the people!
Congrats to Mehdi for receiving the Service Shovel of the Week!
Mehdi is currently in his first year at UT studying Economics. He won the Service Shovel because of his outstanding work during the Blood Drive. In fact, Mehdi had the most Blood Drive hours. When asked what he likes most about APO, Mehdi said he really enjoys “the sense of brotherhood that is always present in the fraternity”!
Congrats to Sammy Calkins for receiving Service Shovel of the Week!
Sammy is in his first year majoring in government. He received the service shovel for coordinating the Armadillo Camporee service project in the absence of the Scouting and Youth Director. Sammy says he loves APO because he knows that whenever he is bored, “there is something he can do with APO to bring him out of the slump.”
Congrats to Evan for earning Service Shovel of the Week!
Evan is a freshman accounting major who won the shovel for pulling 5 shopping carts and a chainsaw out of Waller creek during the creek clean up! What Evan loves about APO the most is how surprising it is to him how he can feel connected to each individual in this organization, despite APO being such a large group. Fun Fact: Evan also loves pugs.