Weed Recognized as Outstanding Junior at WWU

Andrea WeedAndrea Weed of Kansas City, Mo., received a Student Alumni
Council Outstanding Junior Award at William Woods University’s recent
co-curricular honors banquet.

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.
 
Weed is secretary of Beta Beta Beta biology honor society,
treasurer of the Biology Club and a member of Order of Omega Greek honor
society, Sigma Tau Delta English honor society, Campus Activities Board and
Multi-Cultural Affairs.  
 
She was a co-founder of the Pre-Medicine Club, has served vice
president and is current president. She also is a biology tutor. She is a junior
class representative on the Student Alumni Council. She previously served as
the sophomore representative and executive publicity chairman.
 
Weed is fundraising chair of Alpha Chi Omega sorority and
previously served as social chair, philanthropy chair, anniversary chair and
out-of-house coordinator. She has been a team captain for Up ‘til Dawn for St.
Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
 
She has participated in the Mid-Missouri Children’s Writing
Competition, has been the college representative on the Callaway County Humane
Society Board of Directors, coordinator of Operation Christmas Child,
volunteered with the Coalition Against Rape and Domestic Violence and has
served as assistant librarian at McIntire Elementary School.
 
She attended the 2011 NOVUS International Convention in St.
Charles, Mo., and 2011 “Beyond Words” Sigma Tau Delta English Honorary Convention
in Pittsburgh, Pa.