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53 Olivet students honored in Who’s Who Among Students for 2013

Posted: Sep 02, 2013

Who's Who

Olivet Nazarene University announces that 53 seniors have been recognized by the Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities & Colleges® program. They are part of a select group of students from more than 2,842 schools in all 50 states and the District of Columbia to accept this prestigious award.

Olivet’s campus nominating committee — made up of representatives from the faculty, administration and student body — selected and nominated them for this award. Criteria for this selection included grade point average, participation and leadership in school activities, community involvement, and leadership ability.

“These selected individuals exemplify the highest Christian ideals, strong academic achievement and a commitment to service,” said Woody Webb, vice president for student development. “Their influence — both in and outside the classroom — is being recognized by their peers as well as by the Olivet faculty and staff.”

Recipients from Olivet for 2013, their hometowns and their academic majors are as follows:

Bethany Addington (Pardeeville, Wis.), majoring in pastoral ministry
Ashlan Allison (Anderson, Ind.), majoring in social work and business administration
Lauren Beatty (Kankakee, Ill.), majoring in international business and political science
Kyle Boone (Dixon, Ill.), majoring in history and religious studies
Cassandra Brainard (Crawfordsville, Ind.), majoring in elementary education
Alicia Carter (Bourbonnais, Ill.), majoring in music ministry
Olivia Cheatham (Indianapolis, Ind.), majoring in communication
Clarissa Cox (Beardstown, Ill.), majoring in nursing
Connor Dimick (Island Lake, Ill.), majoring in accounting and economics/finance
Michael Doherty (Fenton, Mich.), majoring in chemistry with biochemistry concentration
Jameson Forshee (Flint, Mich.), majoring in business administration
Taylin Frame (Centreville, Va.), majoring in vocal music performance
Tianna Frey (Goshen, Ind.), majoring in elementary education and Spanish
Matt Gargiulo (Huntington, Ind.), majoring in elementary education
Jacob Goodspeed (Swartz Creek, Mich.), majoring in psychology and biblical studies
Joshua Griffes (Newport, Vt.), majoring in political science
Chelsea Hays (Godfrey, Ill.), majoring in multimedia studies with TV/video production concentration
Jordan Hedge (Champaign, Ill.), majoring in business administration with not-for-profit management concentration
Jeremy Height (Indianapolis, Ind.), majoring in sociology and intercultural studies
Katrina Holm (Antioch, Ill.), majoring in elementary education
Devin Johnston (Bloomingdale, Ill.), majoring in math education
Melinda Jones (Ellery, Ill.), majoring in chemistry
Matt Kearney (Marion, Iowa), majoring in communication studies and religion
Rachel Kearney (Marion, Iowa), majoring in journalism
Gabrielle Kirby (Rockford, Ill.), majoring in social work
Bethany Knight (Bluffton, Ind.), majoring in social work
Elizabeth Kuhns (Chester, Va.), majoring in dietetics
Cassidy Lancaster (Lakeland, Fla.), majoring in elementary education
Gabrielle LaSpina (Painesville, Ohio), majoring in Christian education and sociology
Joy MacDonald (Danforth, Ill.), majoring in youth ministry and philosophy of religion
Kelsey McNulty (Holt, Mich.), majoring in nursing and Spanish
Seth Means (Honey Creek, Iowa), majoring in engineering with electrical engineering concentration
Whitney (Swick) Means (Grinnell, Iowa), majoring in psychology and social work
Elizabeth Morley (Valparaiso, Ind.), majoring in music and biology
Kelsey Nelson (Grayslake, Ill.), majoring in actuarial science and Spanish
Isaiah Peachey (Galesburg, Ill.), majoring in social science education
Jimmy Phillips (Monee, Ill.), majoring in political science
Rebecca Phipps (Rockwood, Penn.), majoring in marketing with public relations concentration and mass communication
Meghan Pipal (Wheaton, Ill.), majoring in elementary education
Taylor Polatas (Kent, Ohio), majoring in intercultural studies
Erinn Proehl (Wheelersburg, Ohio), majoring in business administration
Meagan Ramsay (Casey, Ill.), majoring in journalism
Emma Reutter (Mason, Mich.), majoring in marketing and business administration
Rebecca Rodeheaver (San Diego, Calif.), majoring in intercultural studies
Hannah Rowen (Toulon, Ill.), majoring in Christian education
Calum Samuelson (Price, Utah), majoring in biblical studies and intercultural studies
Josue Sanchez (Morelia, Mexico), majoring in biology
Lucas Sanor (Chebanse, Ill.), majoring in biology
Joseph Schindel (Bryantown, Md.), majoring in computer science and business administration
Jenny Schoenwetter (Le Roy, Ill.), majoring in business administration with concentrations in management and not-for-profit management
Rachel Von Arb (Lisle, Ill.), majoring in mathematics and actuarial science
Kelsey Warp (Lake Arrowhead, Calif.), majoring in nursing
Allison Wiseman (Bradford, Ohio), majoring in nursing




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