Nickol Beckemeier Named to Who’s Who

Nickol BeckmeierNickol Enns Beckemeier of Rolla, Mo., has been named to the
2011 edition of “Who’s Who among Students in American Universities and
A December 2010 graduate of William Woods University, Beckemeier
was one of 14 WWU  students selected for
Who’s Who based on outstanding campus leadership.
Beckemeier, an English major, was also named Distinguished
Scholar in English. 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
By being listed in
“Who’s Who,” Beckemeier 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.
Beckemeier was
secretary of Sigma Tau Delta English honor society and a member of Omicron
Delta Kappa service honorary and Writers’ Ink. She was a head community
advisor, an office assistant for Student Life and a student writer for both
University Relations and the Talon campus newspaper. Her writing was also
published in Novelletum, WWU’s literary magazine.