Two FCC Students Named to Phi Theta Kappa All-Illinois Academic Team
Frontier Community College (FCC) students Michaela Beach of Mackey, Indiana and Sarah Conrad of Flora have been named to the Phi Theta Kappa All-Illinois Academic Team. They were selected by FCC staff for their outstanding academic performance and service to college and community. Both were presented with a medallion at the All-State Academic Team ceremony in Springfield on April 4.
Beach will graduate with an Associate in Science and Arts Degree and an Associate in Science Degree on May 12. Her future plans are to pursue a degree at the University of Southern Indiana, majoring in Pre-Medicine, specializing in Pediatrics. While at Frontier, Beach has been an active member of Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society, was named to Who’s Who Among Students in American Junior Colleges, achieved Chief Executive Officer’s Honors status, and was selected for the 2017 Science Award. As an outfielder, Beach played two years on the Bobcats Softball team, being awarded the National Junior College Athletic Association Academic Student-Athlete Award for Superior Academic Achievement for 2015-2016.
Conrad serves as the Vice President of the Beta Alpha Lambda Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa at Frontier Community College, as well as serving as one of two Student Ambassadors. While at Frontier, Conrad was also named to Who’s Who Among Students in American Junior Colleges and achieved Chief Executive Officer Honors status. She will graduate with her Associate in Science and Arts Degree on May 12. Her plans are to transfer to Johnson University in Knoxville, Tennessee in the fall to major in Marketing with a minor in Public Relations.
Phi Theta Kappa is an International Honor Society dedicated to recognizing scholarship among two-year college students.