Jerad Peter Hesla of Vermillion, has accepted membership in Golden Key International Honour Society and was honored during a recent induction ceremony at University off Nebraska at Omaha.
During the fall semester, 2005, Hesla earned a place on the University of Nebraska at Omaha chancellor's academic list. He was placed on the College of Engineering and Technology dean's list for the fall 2005 semester. In addition to this, he was placed on the chancellor's list for the fall 2005 semester. Hesla is a 2003 Vermillion High School graduate.
"It is only fitting that a top academic achiever like Jerad be recognized by Golden Key," said Alexander D. Perwich II, Golden Key's achieve executive officer. "Our members are inspired and motivated not only to achieve exceptional academic accomplishments, but also to make a positive impact on our world through the society's commitment to service."
Golden Key International Honour Society is the premier college/university honor society in the world, with more than 1.5 million members in 334 chapters in the United States, Australia, Canada, Malaysia, South Africa and New Zealand. The global nonprofit organization provides academic recognition to college juniors and seniors in the top 15 percent of their class as well as leadership development opportunities, community service, career networking and scholarships. Membership into the society is by invitation only, to students in all fields of study. Golden Key was founded in 1977 in Atlanta, GA. The society is a member of ACHS, the Association of College Honor Societies.