Jefferson City Residents Named Outstanding at WWU

Kristin Garnett and Nikea Rudloff, both of Jefferson City, received Student Alumni Council Outstanding Freshman Awards at William Woods University’s co-curricular honors banquet, April 19.

Garnett is the daughter of Louise Weber and Scott Garnett. Rudloff is the daughter of Steve and Anika Rudloff.

The Outstanding Student Awards are the only awards at William Woods University bestowed on students by the nomination and vote of other students. Nominees must demonstrate academic achievement, campus and community involvement and leadership.

Garnett is Student Alumni Council freshman class president, a University Ambassador and a member of Alpha Chi Omega sorority, WWU’s dance team, Campus Activities Board, and a part-time choreographer for Jefferson City High School Dance Team.

Her community service involvement includes, fundraising for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital through Up ’Til Dawn, working for Relay for life, Operation Toys, Read Across America MNEA, March of Dimes, St. Mary’s Hospital and Tsunami fundraising relief effort coordinator.

Rudloff is vice president of finance for Alpha Chi Omega sorority, secretary and treasurer for the Athletic Training Student Organization, a volleyball player and chair for Champions of Character for the WWU volleyball team.

Her community service involvement includes being a volunteer coach for a volleyball club in Jefferson City. She has also participated in a clothes drive for Missouri Girls Town and has completed training to be a volunteer for CARD-V (Coalition Against Rape and Domestic Violence).