Ivy Tech Community College honors student leaders
GARY – Thirteen students from Ivy Tech Community College’s Northwest region were among those honored through the Ivy Tech Student Leadership Academy.
The academy is a leadership development program designed specifically for Ivy Tech students. SLA provides students with an opportunity to further develop their leadership and professional development skills, while learning more about the history and traditions of the college.
Area students honored at the event were Nibal Abdelsalam, Haley Brooks, Julie Burton, Mitchell Chmielewski, Kelly Davidson, Tamara Golden, Crystal Grasso, Christine Madrigal, Miguel Molina, Kyle Sanchez, Christina Sears, Jacob Williams and Annastesia Workman.
Olchawa receives national honor
Nicholas Olchawa, 17, will be inducted into the National Society of High School Scholars. He is a senior at Crown Point High and will be attending Indiana University on a pre-med track majoring in biochemistry. He is the son of Russell and Maria Olchawa. The NSHSS recognizes top scholars who have demonstrated outstanding leadership, scholarship and community commitment.