O’Fallon Resident Named Outstanding at WWU

Shaun Speers of O’Fallon, Mo., a junior at William Woods University in Fulton, Mo., received a Student Alumni Council Outstanding Junior Award at the university’s co-curricular honors banquet, April 19.

He is the son of Shaun R. and Christine Speers.

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.

Speers is a member of KWWU executive staff and vice president Woods Wire communications club. He also is facilities coordinator for theatre, technical director for the radio station and media manager for the communications department.

His community service involvement includes assisting with the Callaway County Kingdom Supper, working with the Senior Talent Show and helping with Fulton High School visits to WWU.