Emily Teepe, of Nevada, Mo., a freshman at William Woods University in Fulton, Mo., received a Student Alumni Council Outstanding Freshman Award at the university’s co-curricular honors banquet, April 18.
She is the daughter of Clarisse Teepe.
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.
Teepe is a member of the Chi Omega sorority, the Dressage Club and the Recycling Club on campus.
Her community service includes working with elementary students through “Bak-Pak” (an after school program), helping to take care of shelter animals and tutoring second grade students.