Seventy-one Washburn University students were recently awarded study
abroad scholarships and will have the opportunity to explore new
cultures in the near future. Students participating and their
destinations of study are (listed by hometowns):
Kevin Miller, University of the West Indies, Cave Hill, Barbados,
Twenty-one Washburn University students were recognized for achievements
at the modern language department banquet on April 17. Students, listed
by hometown, and the awards they received:
Kathryn Davis, study abroad scholarship, Excellence in Spanish Award,
Phi Sigma Iota foreign language honor society nomination
Leanna Willer, Excellence in Spanishmore...
Forty-five students were inducted recently into the Ichabod Chapter of
the National Senior Honor Society of Mortar Board at Washburn University.
Mortar Board, Inc. is a national honor society which recognizes college
seniors for distinguished ability and achievement in scholarship,
leadership and service. Founded in 1918 as the first national
organization honoring senior college women, the Society opened its
membership to men in 1975.more...
Sixteen Washburn University students have been inducted into Psi Chi,
the national psychology honor society. Psi Chi was founded in 1929 for
the purpose of encouraging, stimulating and maintaining excellence in
scholarship, and advancing the science of psychology.
The honorees and their hometowns are:
Berryton: Zoe Brown
Cummings: Suzie Fields
Fort Worth, Texas: Skylar Gentrymore...
Eleven Washburn University students were recently inducted into Lambda
Pi Eta, the national honor society for undergraduates in communication.
Inductees, listed by hometowns, are:
Fairfax Station, Va.: Rachel Prior
Jacksonville, Fla.: Mariana Neff
Lawrence: Kelsey Schweer
Norton: Amber Sheley
Ozawkie: Jaycee Breese