The third annual Celebrating Students luncheon allowed the Great Plains College Swift Current Campus to recognize their top students from the 2010-2011 school year.
A group of 24 Great Plains College students were singled out for their achievements during a recognition ceremony at the Swift Current Campus on Thursday.
The college hosted their third annual Celebrating Students luncheon in order to hand out recognition awards for academic and special achievement. Academic awards were given to students with the highest average or academic success in the classroom. The achievement awards were presented to students who worked to overcome challenges, showed leadership in the classroom, or maximized their achievement in the classroom through determined effort. A number of the special achievement awards were selected by their classmates.
Members of the student association were also recognized for their contributions to the campus.
Award winners were as follows:
Adult 12: Academic Award - Matt Beyer; Achievement Award - Chelsea Wolfe.
Business Certificate: Academic Award - Tyler Fleury; Achievement Award - Jeff Cunningham.
Electrician: Academic Award - Nathan Montgomery; Achievement Award - Monique Kirk.
GED: Achievement Award - Dorothy Wilson/Brooke Davis.
Office Administration: Academic Award - Lori Ann Legault; Achievement Award - Kayla Jones.
Power Engineering 3: Academic Award - Derek Chan; Achievement Award - Kevin Folk.
Power Engineering 4: Academic Award - Ward Rubin/Jeff Skogberg; Achievement Award - Dalton Reid/Ken Phan.
Practical Nursing Year 1: Academic Award - Michelle Moat; Achievement Award - Kelsey Froese.
Practical Nursing Year 2: Academic Award - Amber MacDonald; Achievement Award - Teleah Bidwell.
University: Academic Award - Chelsea Trudeau; Achievement Award - Becca Froese.
Welding: Academic Award - Tanner Levorson; Achievement Award - R. Wayne McEwen.