Marine Resident Named Distinguished Scholar at WWU

Tyler Yates of Marine, Ill., has been named the 2006 Distinguished Scholar in business administration at William Woods University in Fulton, Mo. He is the son of Mike and Linda Yates.

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.