Emily Rebhan, a University of Wisconsin-Richland student from Cazenovia, has been selected as a Bronze Scholar in the Phi Theta Kappa honor society 2014 All-American Community College Academic Team, a national competition that drew more than 1,700 applicants for 150 awards. The recognition includes a $1,000 scholarship.
Her award, the Coca-Cola Community College Academic Team, recognizes high achieving two-year college students who demonstrate academic excellence and intellectual rigor combined with leadership and service that extends their education beyond the classroom to benefit society.
Now in her second year as a member of Phi Mu, UW-Richland’s chapter of Phi Theta Kappa, the honor society for student of two-year colleges, Rebhan serves her chapter as vice president of activities.
UW-Richland Phi Theta Kappa advisor Dr. Aharon Zorea, associate professor of history, said, “We are very proud of Emily. She is the first candidate from our campus to have been selected for this award and she greatly deserves the honor.”
For more information about the UW-Richland Phi Theta Kappa honor society, contact Zorea by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling the campus at (608) 647-6186, Ext. 247.