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Justin Teets Awarded Alumni Scholarship

Public Relations
Posted: Monday Apr 8, 2013

April 8, 2013

Justin A. Teets, center, a junior at Saint Vincent College, from Vanderbilt, was awarded the Saint Vincent Alumni Council’s Gilbert J. Burke, O.S.B. Scholarship at the Saint Vincent College Easter Ball at Lexus Club at PNC Park on April 6.

Participating in the presentation were the Rev. Paul R. Taylor, O.S.B., left, executive vice president of Saint Vincent College, and Ms. Molly Robb-Shimko, right, chairperson of the Saint Vincent Alumni Council Endowed Scholarship Committee.

A 2011 graduate of Connellsville Area High School, Teets is the son of Bill and Theresa Teets. A politics major with minors in economics and criminology, law and society, he is currently president of the Student Government Association Executive Board. He previously served as president of his freshman and sophomore classes and was named SGA member of the year in 2011-2012. He is a member and president of the College Republicans, serves as an admission ambassador, student photographer for the office of public relations and is the student-alumni relations committee chair.

The Saint Vincent Alumni Council Endowed Scholarship, established in 2001, is a $2,500 scholarship that is awarded to a student who demonstrates academic merit and financial need.

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