Gwen Feist selected Outstanding Senior Woman at UND

The Grand Forks branch of American Association of University Women (AAUW) has presented the Outstanding Senior Woman Award for 2008 to Gwen Feist, who was nominated by Cheryl Terrance, associate professor of psychology. Feist has a 4.0 grade average with a minor in biology. She will attend Medical School this fall at UND with the goal of specializing in neurology. Her award was based on both academic qualifications and community involvement. AAUW awards one student each spring. The honor includes a $200 award along with a plaque and a one year membership in AAUW. American Association of University Women works for equity for women in education and in pay. Feist was chosen from a field of extremely outstanding senior women. We are confident she will be successful in her field.
-- Colleen Reuter, Asst. Director, Veterans Upward Bound,, 701-777-6465