Thursday, August 9, 2012

SBU Student Awarded Phi Eta Sigma Scholarship

Southwest Baptist University News Release
Contact: Sharina Smith, Office of Marketing & Communications
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BOLIVAR, Mo. Caleb Harris, accounting and economics/finance major at Southwest Baptist University, has been awarded a Distinguished Member Scholarship in the amount of $6000 from Phi Eta Sigma.

Harris has served as the Treasurer of the SBU chapter of Phi Eta Sigma during the 2011-2012 school year and is one of only thirty-seven students nationwide to be chosen for this prestigous award.

Phi Eta Sigma, which is chartered in 365 campuses across the United States, is the nation's oldest and largest honor society for first year college and university student.


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