Monday, June 18, 2012

Awards and recognition continue to roll in

Congratulations to Roanoke College Economics students for the following awards:

Jimmy McNeely
Jimmy McNeely '12 2012 ODAC/StellarOne Sportmanship Team - Men's Lacrosse
The ODAC recognizes student-athletes for excellence in sportsmanship each year. Economics minor Jimmy McNeely, was one of 9 Roanoke College student-athletes across the 10 spring sports sponsored by the conference honored.

Katie Thornton '13 Honorable Mention - Mathematical Competition in Modeling
Students from across the country participated in a four-day competition run by the Consortium for Mathematics and Its Applications. Roanoke sent two teams, led by mathematics professor Roland Minton. Economics Major Katie Thornton was a member of the team receiving Honorable Mention. Other schools earning this honor included MIT, Cornell University and Washington and Lee University.