Carmen Watchinski of Columbia, Mo., received a Student Alumni Council Outstanding Junior Award at William Woods University’s recent co-curricular honors banquet. She is the daughter of Herb and Charlotte Watchinski.
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.
Watchinski is president of Delta Gamma sorority. She previously was director of scholarship.
She is treasurer of Beta Beta Beta biology honor society, treasurer of Student Alumni Council, vice president of the Biology Club and president of the Pre-Vet Club. She is also a member of President’s Twenty, Campus Activities Board, Omicron Delta Kappa leadership fraternity and Order of Omega Greek honor society.
She has volunteered with Relay for Life, Big Brothers/Big Sisters, Service for Sight and mission trips.