Area student honored at University of Dubuque presidentís luncheon

Wednesday, March 6, 2019

DUBUQUE Ė Brenna Emerick, of Newell, attended the University of Dubuque Presidentís Academic Honors Luncheon on Saturday, Feb. 16, in Heritage Center.

The academic achievements of around 30 high school students from the Midwest were celebrated at the luncheon. Each student will receive an academic scholarship for their education at UD.

During the luncheon, students learned about opportunities available to high-achieving students at the University of Dubuque including the Wendt Character Initiative, Joseph and Linda Chlapaty Summer Fellowship, and Scholar-Leader Honors Program.

Emerick is a senior at Newell-Fonda Schools. Her parents are Angie and Brent Emerick.