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OSU Mortar Board Names Top Freshmen
Wed, October 05, 2016
Twenty students have been selected as the Top 10 Freshmen Men and Top 10 Freshmen Women at Oklahoma State University for the 2015-2016 academic year.
Students who received this honor were selected based on scholarship, community service, campus involvement and leadership during their freshmen year. The Achafoa Chapter of Mortar Board selected students through an extensive interview process that narrowed the Top 20 Freshmen in each group to Top 10 Freshmen.
The students will be formally recognized during a ceremony on Saturday, Oct. 8, in the Browsing Room of Edmon Low Library and again during half time of the OSU-Iowa State football game.
TOP 10 WOMEN:
Taylor Copeland, Animal Science Biotechnology, Daughter of Bryan Copeland
Savannah Martin, Microbiology Cell and Molecular Biology, Daughter of Michelle Martin
Averie Hinchey, Communication Sciences and Disorders, Daughter of Mack and Sharon Hinchey
Vanessa Wiebe, Agribusiness and Agricultural Communications, Daughter of Jerry and Beth Wiebe
Summer Stevens, Apparel Merchandising, Daughter of Rhonda Stevens
DaLacy Dockrey, Agricultural Economics, Daughter of Angela Dockrey
Shelbi Gambrell. Elementary Education, Daughter of Mark and Jennifer Gambrell
Bailey Thornburg, Mechanical Engineering, Daughter of Stephanie Thornburg
Rebecca Lane, Chemical Engineering, Daughter of Gary and Renee Lane
Peyton Hillery, Accounting, Daughter of Brent and Lynda Hillery
TOP 10 MEN:
Blake Giles, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Son of Steve Giles
Cardin Hart, Chemical Engineering, Son of Thomas and Mary Hart
Luke MacNaughton, Chemical Engineering, Son of Sam MacNaughton
Mason Russell, Management Information Systems and Electrical Engineering, Son Hugh and Amy Russell
Haden Comstock, Animal Science Biotechnology, Son of Thomas Comstock
Vishnu Patel, Finance, Son of Harshad and Mukta Patel
Mason Martin, Agribusiness, Son of Kevin and Heather Martin
Patrick Steichen, Mechanical Engineering, Son of Kevin and Erin Steichen
Kolton Kardokus, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Son of Matt and Gina Kardokus
Clay Daily, Animal Science, Son of Gregory and Linette Daily
Story by Sage Watson