Culinary Arts student Jessica Hatheway was awarded a $500 scholarship from the ACF Groundhog Chapter on June 8, 2011.
Hatheway was selected as the scholarship winner based on her exemplary service to the culinary profession, the community, and the university.
A graduate of Fox Chapel Area High School in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, Jessica attended culinary classes at A.W. Beattie Career Center and was an active participant in FCCLA and SkillsUSA prior to starting classes at IUP.
While studying culinary arts at IUP, Jessica has worked as a student ambassador at culinary open houses, assisted culinary faculty with cookoffs and fund-raisers, and participated on the setup and cleanup crews for student club events.
She is a member of the American Culinary Federation and has been accepted into the Baking and Pastry Arts program at the IUP Academy of Culinary Arts for Fall 2011.