Dec. 21, 2017 – Hartford, WI – Two members of the St. Norbert College honors program each received $1,000 study-abroad grants out of 25 given nationally by the Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society.
Elisha Jaeke, a sophomore biology major from Hartford, will be studying at Universidad San Francisco de Quito, Ecuador.
Mikaela Wolf, a junior majoring in Spanish from Minneapolis, will be studying at Pontificia Universidad Catolica Madre y Maestra in Santiago, Dominican Republic, during the spring semester.
One-third of St. Norbert College students study abroad at 75 programs in 30 countries.
The honors program at St. Norbert provides students of outstanding intellectual ability, high motivation and broad interests with a learning environment that empowers them to achieve their maximum potential when pursuing truth, during collaboration and when responding to the needs of the local community.
For more information on the event or the St. Norbert College Honors Program, contact Stacey Wanta at 920-403-3967 or email [email protected]
St. Norbert College History:
The only Norbertine college in the world, St. Norbert is a four-year, Catholic liberal arts institution nestled beside the Fox River in De Pere, Wis., neighboring Green Bay. Founded in 1898, the college became coeducational in 1952. Today the residential campus serves approximately 2,200 undergraduate and graduate students, hailing from throughout the United States and nearly 20 countries.
Recent years have seen record enrollments and unprecedented investments in the St. Norbert campus. The academic excellence of the college is nationally recognized by U.S. News & World Report, Forbes, Princeton Review and others.
Article courtesy St. Norbert College