Rachel Weber Named to Who’s Who

Rachel WeberRachel Weber of Millstadt, Ill., has been named to the 2011
edition of “Who’s Who among Students in American Universities and Colleges.”

She was one of 14 WWU students selected for
Who’s Who, based on outstanding campus leadership.

 
Weber, a biology major, was also named the Distinguished
Scholar in Biology. 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 students for Who’s Who based on academic achievement,
service to the community, leadership in extracurricular activities and
potential for continued success.
 
By being listed in
Who’s Who, Weber 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.
 
Weber has been
president of the Biology Club, vice president of the Pre-Vet Club and secretary
and vice president of Beta Beta Beta biology honor society. She has been the
junior and senior class representative on the Student Alumni Council, a member
of the Campus Activities Board and a member of the Hunter-Jumper Show Team.