Posted: Monday Dec 12, 2011
December 9, 2011
Rachel N. Gettinger, junior mathematics major of Creighton has been named to the 2011 edition of Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges and was recognized as an outstanding campus leader during the annual Saint Vincent College Founders’ Day Vespers and Honors Convocation Thursday, November 17 in the Archabbey Basilica.
Ms. Gettinger, daughter of Joseph and Amy Gettinger, has worked as a mathematics tutor and as a Step-Up volunteer. She is a member of the Saint Vincent Freshman Orientation Committee and has worked as the director. She is also involved in the Education Club, Respect Life Club, and Alpha Lambda Delta. Ms. Gettinger is a member of the Dean’s List and was recognized for Outstanding Performance on a PRAXIS II test. She is a 2009 graduate of Saint Joseph High School in Natrona Heights.
The Who’s Who students are selected by campus nominating committees and editors of the annual directory on the basis of their academic achievement, service to the community, leadership in extracurricular activities and potential for continued success. They join an elite group of students selected from more than 2,300 institutions of higher learning in all 50 states, the District of Columbia and several foreign nations. Outstanding students have been honored in the annual directory since it was first published in 1934.
Photo: Br. Norman W. Hipps, O.S.B., left, president of Saint Vincent College, presents Who’s Who Award to Rachel Gettinger.
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