Melanie White Named to Who’s Who

Melanie WhiteMelanie White of Manhattan, Kan., has been named to the 2011
edition of “Who’s Who among Students in American Universities and Colleges.”
White, an elementary education major, was one of 14 William
Woods University students selected for Who’s Who based on outstanding campus
A campus nominating committee and editors of the annual
directory chose the students based on academic achievement, service to the
community, leadership in extracurricular activities and potential for continued
By being listed in
“Who’s Who,” White 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.
White also received a Student Alumni Council Outstanding
Senior Award at William Woods University’s recent co-curricular honors banquet.
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.
White is a member of
Chi Omega, a community advisor, secretary of the Student Alumni Council and a
member of the education club and the Relay for Life team. In addition, she vice
president of Order of Omega Greek honor society and a member of Kappa Delta Pi
education honor society.