Eva Killings worked at Florida State University for 43 long years. She worked through almost every food service job on campus, from catering to concessions, to being a Starbucks barista.
Killings over time became one of the most recognized faces on campus to both students and professors, known to everyone as "Ms. Killings." and her trademarks hugs throughout the years.
Late last year, Florida State’s Garnet and Gold Key Leadership Honorary gave her its Ross Oglesby Award, for integrity, service, and commitment to the university and its students. FSU named a hallway after her on campus. And this year, the university appointed her the ambassador of Seminole Dining. It's her job to welcome students and faculty to the dining area and to offer one of her trademark hugs. Read more on the story here.