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Fifteen students honored on Student Awards Day

Posted: Friday, April 17, 2015

The Huntington County Chamber of Commerce held its Student Awards Day on Monday, April 13. The event was held at the Habecker Dining Commons on the campus of Huntington University. The winners of the awards and scholarships are selected each year by their teachers. The teachers this year were Herb Bergman, Chris Oswalt and Dayna Stump.

The Chamber honors students each year from 15 different disciplines during its April board meeting. The Chamber also awarded three students with a $300 scholarship including Austin Laux, Melayna Grover and Jacob Leming. This year the fifteen recipients recognized were Connor Nash, CAD Mechanical, sponsored by PHD; Logan Green, Project Lead the Way, sponsored by Shuttleworth; Chase Steplar, Transportation, sponsored by Bendix Vehicle Systems and Thomas Horn, Manufacturing, sponsored by TCU.

Also honored were Chase Stephan, Construction, sponsored by Builder’s Mart; Austin Laux, Vocation Automotive, sponsored ty LKQ-Transwheel; Brandon Yeiter, I.C.E., sponsored by Schneider Electric/Square D. Co. and Grant Pape, Machine Trades, sponsored by UTEC.

Other students recognized were Jacob Leming, Accounting, sponsored by First Federal Savings Bank; Brandon Spencer, Information Technology, sponsored by Bowers Brewer Garrett & Wiley LLP; Ashley Okuly, Business, sponsored by Bippus State Bank; Ashly Kochensparger, Early Childhood Education, sponsored by Beacon Credit Union; Melayna Grover, Family & Consumer Science, sponsored by Team Haneline Century 21 Bradley Realty; Madison Phillips, Family & Consumer Science, sponsored by Miller’s Merry Manor and Megan Pressler, Health Services, sponsored by Huntington University.

Three students won a $300 scholarship from the Huntington County Chamber of Commerce. The students and representatives from the school corporation and the Chamber, are from left to right, Ken Kline, interim superintendent of the Huntington County Community School Corporation; Austin Laux, Melayna Grover and Jacob Leming along with Michael Zahn, right, chairman of the board, Huntington County Chamber of Commerce.