Rhoades Named Punxsutawney Person of Purpose for December/January

Posted on 2/5/2016 2:11:51 PM

Becca Rhoades has been named the December/January Punxsutawney Person of Purpose.

The monthly award recognizes the student who is most actively involved in classroom participation and out-of-classroom opportunities. The recognition reinforces the critical value of passion, persistence, and purpose of achieving meaningful success.

Award recipients are chosen from faculty nominations and activity and event participation records.

Rhoades attended 12 co-curricular opportunities and was nominated by Lynn Shelly as being among the most outstanding in her classroom. She will receive a $100 award.

Honorable mentions go to Erica Abrams, Farrah Colonna, Taylor Jones, and Serena Gordon.

IUP Punxsutawney