Siloam Springs, Ark (January 31, 2000) - The names of 36 juniors and seniors from John Brown University have been selected as national outstanding campus leaders and will be honored in the 2000 edition of Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges.
Campus nominating committees and editors of the annual directory have included the names of these students based on their academic achievement, service to the community, leadership in extracurricular activities and potential for continued success.
They join an elite group of students from more than 23,000 institutions of higher learning in all 50 states, the District of Columbia and several foreign nations.
Outstanding students have been honored in the annual directory since it was first published in 1934.
Students named this year from John Brown University are: Matthew A. Barsotti, Olivia M. Benware, Rebecca L. Blevins, Lance C. Bridges, Mark W. Bucholtz, Wesley T. Buck, Dinah F. Burnett, Adam J. Burns, Virgil M. Cannon, Lisa J. Cooper, Matthew J. Doll, Joy M. Ernst, Sarah R. Ernst, Patrick S. Flynn, Carolyn D. Gimple, Krista R. Hanson, Stacey L. Hilyard, Frank D. Huebert, III, Robin S. Kerr, Brian E. Klotz, Coleen M. Krueger, Traci R. Manos, Dawna F. Maples, Melody J. Miller, Carrie Norris, Jamie L. Paskiewicz, Chad W. Putman, Virginia A. Rhame, Nathan D. Rittenhouse, Rebekah L. Rodriguez, Sara L. Schumacher, Evan A. Sewall, Jeanna C. Thomas, Hollie A. Voth, Julie D. Wilson, and Amanda W. Woods.
Since 1919, John Brown University, a nondenominational Christian university, has provided top-quality, Christ-centered higher education. JBU embraces a three-fold emphasis on educating the "Head, Heart and Hand" of 1,500 students from 47 states and 33 countries. For ten consecutive years, JBU has been on the John Templeton Foundation Honor Roll of Character Building Colleges. The University has also repeatedly been included in the U.S. News & World Report’s list of top regional colleges and universities.