Prutznal Named Punxsutawney Person of Purpose

Posted on 10/31/2017 1:02:21 PM

Maggie Prutznal has been named the Punxsutawney Person of Purpose for September/October 2017.

This award recognizes the student who has shown academic excellence and good work ethic and who actively participates in the classroom. The recognition reinforces the critical value of passion, persistence, and purpose of achieving meaningful success.

Award recipients are chosen from faculty nominations. 

Prutznal was nominated by Tess O’Neil, Theresa Ruffner, and Steve Schroeder as being among the most outstanding in their classrooms. Maggie will receive a $250 award.

Honorable mention goes to Seth Spack.

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