Tillie Ehresman of Sterling, Kan., and Micah Mitchell of Broomfield, Colo., were named Outstanding Male and Female Students and received the 2013 Professor Fran Jabara Leadership Award.
The Outstanding Student Award in conjunction with the Fran Jabara Leadership Award is given to two seniors who exemplify outstanding academic achievement, leadership skills and involvement, and portray an enthusiastically Christian faith. They must also have a cumulative GPA of 3.4 or higher and are voted upon by faculty and staff.
Ehresman graduated with a bachelor’s degree in music with education licensure. She participated in Highland Singers, Chorale, theatre productions, SC mission trips and served as a resident assistant. She was named a Teacher of Promise this past fall.
Brad Nix, associate professor of music, said, “It has been a pleasure having her in our department these past four years. During her time at Sterling, I have constantly been impressed with her desire to grow musically, intellectually, and most importantly, spiritually. In addition to bein