Dakota Shick has been selected as IUP Punxsutawney’s Person of Purpose for April/May 2019.
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 values of passion, persistence, and purpose in achieving meaningful success.
Award recipients are chosen from faculty nominations.
Shick was nominated by Amanda Faust, Therese O’Neil, and Stacey Patrick as being among the most outstanding in their classrooms.
Dakota received a $250 award.