Friday, April 13, 2012

Congratulations to Kylie Jacobsen!

Kylie is a Professional Writing and Communication (PWC) major who will graduate in with honors in May 2012. While a student here at SMSU, Kylie has been a recipient of academic scholarships such as the Oscar and Cora Sather Presidential Scholarship, the Academic Scholarship, Scholarship America, and Better World of Books Scholarship. Also, Kylie regularly made the Dean’s list, served as news editor for the Spur, was active in band, resident life, the writing center and student government, and had a piece of writing published in the Southwest Minnesota Online Writing Gallery.

In the fall, Kylie will be a graduate student at Iowa State University from whom she has received a teaching assistantship. With her advanced degree, Kylie hopes to eventually work in the health communication field. Faculty in the English department at SMSU have enjoyed watching Kylie’s growth as a writer and a student and wish her all the best in the future.

Congratulations again to Kylie!

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