Friday, Sept. 11, 2009
NATIONAL SOCIETY OF COLLEGIATE SCHOLARS NAMES K-STATE'S ANDREA VONFELDT SCHOLAR OF THE WEEK
MANHATTAN -- Kansas State University's Andrea VonFeldt, a senior in communication sciences and disorders, Wamego, is the National Society of Collegiate Scholars' Scholar of the Week for Sept. 7-11.
A brief bio about VonFeldt is being featured on the society's Web site, http://www.nscs.org/
VonFeldt was initiated into the society in fall 2008. Members must have a grade point average of 3.4 or above and rank in the top 20 percent of their class.
After graduating from K-State, VonFeldt intends to go to graduate school and eventually work as a speech pathologist with elementary-age children.
"I've always wanted to work with young children," VonFeldt said. "It's something I have a passion for."
In addition to her membership in the National Society of Collegiate Scholars, VonFeldt also is a member of Kappa Omicron Nu, the K-State Student Speech Language and Hearing Association and Phi Kappa Phi.
She is the daughter of Doug and Mary VonFeldt, Wamego.