QUINCY, Ill. – Quincy University’s School of Education recently handed out awards to select graduating seniors. These students are at the top of their class in academics, leadership, and service.

In the photo above from left to right: Roberto Hernandez, Joshua Crowl,
Kassidy Westerman, Austin Schlueter, Michael Klotz

Roberto Hernandez received the Dr. Gary J. Carter Integrity Award.
Joshua Crowl received the Marian & Dorothy Reinhart Award for Leadership and Academic Achievement.
Kassidy Westerman received the Crim-Campbell Award.
Austin Schlueter received the Master of Science Award.
Michael Klotz received the Dr. George C. Meyer Servant Leadership Award.

In addition, Quincy University’s Kappa Delta Pi initiated six new members during a ceremony on May 5. These individuals must hold a base GPA of 3.0 and be of a sophomore standing.

Kappa Delta Pi


Members inducted include (from Left to Right) Abigail Reis, Cole Buhrmester, Eileen McGinnis, Patricia Chavira, Noah Hall and Kevnisha Smith. Previous and new members look forward to the many events being planned for the 2022 – 2023 school year.

The Society inducts only those individuals who have exhibited the ideals of scholarship, integrity in service, and commitment to excellence in teaching and its allied professions. Selection as a member of Kappa Delta Pi is based on high academic achievement, a commitment to education as a career, and a professional attitude that assures steady growth in the profession.

Founded in 1860 by Franciscan friars, Quincy University is a small Catholic university emphasizing the sciences, liberal arts and the professions. Quincy University offers undergraduate, graduate and adult education programs integrating practical experience and Franciscan values. Faculty and advisors work with students to design customized success plans to help them graduate on time, find their passion and prepare them for life. QU is a member of NCAA Division II for intercollegiate athletics. For more information, please visit www.quincy.edu or contact the Office of Community Relations at (217) 228-5275 or communityrelations@quincy.edu. Quincy University. Success by Design.