Chelsea Loethen Named to Who’s Who

Chelsea LoethenChelsea Loethen of Meta, Mo., has been named to the 2011
edition of “Who’s Who among Students in American Universities and Colleges.”

She was one of 14 William Woods University
students selected for Who’s Who based on outstanding campus leadership.

 
Loethen, an athletic training major, was also named
Distinguished Scholar in athletic training. The faculty of various disciplines
at William Woods have the opportunity each spring to designate one graduating
senior as a Distinguished Scholar. A minimum grade point average of 3.4 is
required, but the faculty may consider other relevant academic factors and
variables in the selection process.
 
A campus nominating committee and editors of the annual
directory chose the Who’s Who students based on academic achievement, service
to the community, leadership in extracurricular activities and potential for
continued success.
 
By being listed in “Who’s Who,” Loethen joins an elite group
of students from more than 2,300 institutions of higher learning in all 50
states. Outstanding students have been honored in the annual directory since it
was first published in 1934.
 
Loethen was president of WWU’s Athletes Council for three
years, a member of the Athletic Training Student Organization for four years, a
member of Campus Standards Board for two years, member of a polity changing
committee with the dean of student life, an orientation mentor and a Freshman
Advantage peer mentor.
 
A member of the WWU softball team, Loethen has achieved
academic all-conference, NFCA
academic all-region and honorable mention all-AMC honors.