Twenty-five students earn recognition for academic, community commitments
[Colin Roberts contributed to this article]
(Charleston, IL) – Eastern Illinois University recently celebrated its 2019 Distinguished Senior Award recipients.
Distinguished Seniors at EIU are senior-level students who have enriched the university community with their active involvement in all facets of campus life. The Distinguished Senior Awards recognize those who have demonstrated outstanding character and leadership through academic achievement, campus and community involvement, and/or extra-curricular honors or awards. Recipients must be planning to graduate in the 2019 calendar year and have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher.
This year, EIU recognized 25 recipients of the award, presented by the EIU Alumni Association, during an on-campus luncheon in late April. Those Distinguished Seniors included:
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